Coaching and Development

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2014 Course information

  • Small Sticks 5-8y and 9-12y
    Tuesday 13 May 2014
    6:30pm – 8:30pm @ Gallagher
Please register online for this course

Coach the Coach Modules
To register for any of these modules please email Jack -
  • Goal Keeping module
    Monday 5 May 2014
    6:00pm – 7:30pm
    Run by Jack @ Gallagher

  • Teaching Games For Understanding (TGFU)
    Tuesday 20th May 2014
    6:30pm – 8:30pm
    Run by Polley @ Gallagher

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

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