Netball Victoria Coaching Courses



For: Beginners / Junior Netball
Age: 14+
Prerequisites: NIL

Development: Part 1 (online)

For: Club / Rep Teams
Age: 15+
Prerequisites: Foundation accreditation (above), Umpire Theory Exam

Development: Part 2 (face to face)

For: Club / Rep Teams
Age: 15+
Prerequisites: Foundation accreditation, Umpire Theory Exam


For: Rep Teams / VNL
Age: 16+
Prerequisites: Development course, General Principles course (Vicsport)


For: VNL / State Teams
Age: 18+
Prerequisites: Intermediate course, 2 mentored sessions

To Achieve Coaching Accreditation:

  1. Complete the Foundation Course online
  2. Complete the Rules of Netball Theory Exam online
  3. Complete the Development Course online
  4. Choose the course you wish to complete from the table above ie) Development Face to Face Workshop > Intermediate > Advanced
  5. Find a course date and venue on the Netball Victoria coaching course calendar
  6. You will then be directed to the the Netball Victoria online registration system
  7. All courses require you to be a current Netball Victoria member and to have successfully completed the preceding accreditation level

Ongoing Development

  • Coaches in the Field Workshops – Ball Handling, Footwork, General Attacking Skills, General Defending Skills, Game Sense, Game Day Coaching, Specialist Centre Court, Specialist Goal Circle
  • Netball Victoria Game Development Conference

For further information and registration, visit Netball Victoria.

Netball Coaching Resources

There are many quality publications and website resources available, including free and subscription sites such as:

Plan your Woolworths NetSetGO sessions
Netball Victoria coaching resources
Sport Australia Game sense approach
The Netball Coach
NETFIT Netball
Sports Australia – Sports Ability