Coaching and Development

All enquiries to Jack Clayton – 027 4757515 – jackc@sportsforce.org.nz

2015 Coach workshop information


The 2015 coaching workshops have all been completed.  Please contact Jack Clayton for any help with coach education.

Online Courses Available Now!!

Free Interactive Online Coaching Courses
Hockey New Zealand is pleased to announce the launch of two free interactive online coaching modules.  These modules can be accessed from the Hockey NZ website and each takes about 30 minutes to complete.  The two modules, which were developed by SPARC, are targeted at first time coaches.


Quick Start Your Coaching
This module gives tips and information on the basics of coaching such as the role or the coach, how to communicate effectively, and planning. Quick Start Module - Click Here

Safety Net - The Coach's Responsibilities
This module introduces coaches to the SPARC Code of Ethics as well as providing information on both how to stay safe as a coach, and how to protect your athletes.  Safety Net Module - Click Here

All enquiries to Jack Clayton – 027 4757515 – jackc@sportsforce.org.nz