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Face to Face Training

Netball Coaching for Beginners

With "coach of the year" Karen Greig

Dates & Venues

    This is a course for teachers who are new to delivering Netball sessions in schools, or who have not done so for a few years.  No previous experience of playing or teaching the game is necessary, though most participants have a basic understanding. Content includes fundamental skills and ways of practising them, simple strategies for team play, as well as explaining the Rules and the way the school game is umpired. The course will provide a range of practices, an awareness of techniques in shooting and passing as well as simple tactical understanding. Teachers will gain confidence that they have the skills and understanding to run a school team, or deliver curriculum lessons.

    • Skill based warm ups for young players
    • Ball handling techniques and practices
    • Passing drills and games
    • Developing effective footwork
    • Getting free in attack
    • Man to man defence
    • Sound shooting technique
    • Developing options and court balance
    • Understanding the Rules, including recent changes

    1 place £189 2 places £319 4 places £499

    Course runs 10am – 3.30pm. Prices include refreshments, lunch and resources. Excludes VAT.

    Karen Greig

    Karen Greig

    Karen Greig is the current Head Coach of Manchester Thunder who were Superleague Champions in 2019 and now in 2022. She is a former captain and Superleague winner with the same team, and was the 2018 and 2022 Superleague 'Coach of the Year'. Karen won 40 England caps as a Goal Shooter, and was Assistant Coach of the full England team on their 2015 tour of Australia, and Head Coach of England Under 21.

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