Coach education is vital to ensure coaches engage relevant and current tools to deliver a positive cricket experience to players and their parents.
Cricket Australia has developed a comprehensive coach education program designed to assist coaches working with cricketers at all levels.
As the governing body for cricket in the Territory, NT Cricket conducts coach accreditation courses throughout the year. There are four levels of coaching courses available:
NT Cricket is currently seeking a Coach for the NT Women's team to compete in the National Indigenous Cricket Championships in February 2016. Click here for further information. A Team Manager position is also available. Click here for further details. The closing date for Expressions of Interest is 7 December.
Cricket Australia's Introduction to Cricket course
The Introduction to Cricket course is the entry level program for all coaches. It is a FREE online course that is ideal for volunteers, parents and people who have just started coaching. This course is also a prerequisite for Cricket Australia's Level One Coaching (Development) course.
Find out more about the Introduction to Cricket course
Cricket Australia's Level One Coaching (Development) course
The Level One Coaching (Development) course is aimed at coaches and volunteers who work with under-age level cricketers or community cricket club players. It is also an ideal course for teachers who want to grow cricket within their school environment.
Find out more about the Level One course
Cricket Australia's Level Two (Advanced) Coaching course
The Level Two (Advanced) Coaching course is designed for coaches who are involved in the following:
- Player pathways that lead into NT Cricket's High Performance programs
- Coaches involved in coaching NT-based Premier Grade clubs
- Coaches involved in NT School Sport programs
Find out more about Level Two course
Cricket Australia's Level Three (High Performance) Coaching course
Candidates for the Level Three (High Performance) Coaching course are nominated by their State or Territory cricket association. The candidate must be actively coaching at Premier/Grade or representative level to be considered.
Find out more about the Level Three course
For further information contact NT Cricket on firstname.lastname@example.org or 08 8944 8900.