Netball Queensland Coaching Workshop

Coaching Workshops

Attendance at a workshop or clinic provides coaches with an opportunity to update their skills and their accreditation points, and these will be advertised here from time to time. These may be offered by Netball Queensland or run by an Association and/or Region.

Host a Workshop or Accreditation Course

Netball Queensland affiliated Associations and Clubs may apply to host the Development & Intermediate Courses within their own environments. For more information regarding host a coaching courses, please see below:

 EOI to Host a Workshop or National Accreditation Course form

*NB* – All participants must be current Netball Queensland registered members prior to attending an Accreditation Course.

For further information please contact Karen Topp on (07) 3426 9512 or

Get in the Know

At every SSN Queensland Firebirds home game up to 20 coaches and umpires (total 20) will experience this exciting development opportunity that includes the following:

  • Pre-game and post-game discussions lead by the facilitator
  • Pre-game and post–game:  joined by Coaching staff from Firebirds, opposition teams and Umpiring personnel (briefing and debriefing)
  • Catering – finger food
  • Ticket to the Firebirds home game – all seated together
  • During game discussions and workbook tasks

Cost:  $65

2019 SSN “Get in the Know” Coaching & Umpiring Workshops

Date Opponent Workshop Time Game Time Finish Time
Sat 4 May Collingwood Magpies 2.00 pm 3.00 pm 5.30 pm
Sun 19 May Giants Netball 12.00 noon 1.00 pm 3.30 pm
Sat 1 June West Coast Fever 6.00 pm 7.00 pm 9.30 pm
Sun 9 June Sydney Swifts 12.00 noon 1.00 pm 3.30 pm
Sun 16 June Melbourne Vixens 12.00 noon 1.00 pm 3.30 pm
Sat 27 July Sunshine Coast Lightning 2.00 pm 3.00 pm 5.30 pm
Sun 11 August Adelaide Thunderbirds 12.00 noon 1.00 pm 3.30 pm

*Please note finish times are approximate depending on the length of the game (tactical time-outs)


To register:  Log in to MyNetball. Click on Learning < Online Learning < Browse Available Courses < scroll through the list to Qld – Get in the Know Coaching & Umpiring Workhops” and book into the session of your choice.

Following registration, you will receive a credit card receipt as confirmation of payment.  In the week leading up to the workshop you will be provided with additional information regarding where to go and collection of tickets.


We look forward to seeing you during the 2019 SSN season.

NetSetGO Workshops

Upcoming Workshops

25 August 2019:
Clermont Netball Association (Spring Street, Clermont)
2.00pm – 4.00pm


This is a practical, hands-on workshop about coaching NetSetGO.  The workshop provides a great opportunity to learn new skills and develop your understanding of the games and activities to have a fun and rewarding season developing the future of Netball.

Some of the topics that will be covered include:

  • NetSetGO Background
  • Modified games and netball skills
  • Group Management
  • Setting up a session
  • How to ‘CHANGE IT’ – making adjustments to activities to suit the needs of the players
  • Introducing the use of questioning into your coaching – how to develop thinking netballers

Coaches should come to the session dressed (including suitable footwear) to participate in the practical activities and games.

Please contact Karen Topp at for further information.  

Other Workshops

Next Step Coaching Workshop



Next Step Umpiring Workshop


25 August 2019:
Clermont Netball Association (Spring Street, Clermont)
5.00pm – 7.00pm



Selectors Coaching Workshop



Other workshop suggested topics may include:

Game Sense

The Game Sense Workshop is intended to provide professional development opportunities for participants who have completed, at a minimum, the Netball Australia Foundation Coaching Course. Participation in the workshop will provide updating points. There are no assessment or competency requirements for this workshop.

Course duration – The Game Sense Workshop can be tailored to the needs of the participant group. The workshop has been developed to be conducted over 2-3 hours.


Selection is a crucial component of athlete development and pathways. This course is designed to up-skill coaches on selection techniques appropriate for selecting individual athletes into teams or programs.

Click here for more information.


Mentoring is an effective way for coaches and officials to learn and develop under the supervision of a senior coach. Mentoring can assist with coaching skill improvement and can be a sounding board for problems.

Click here for more information.

Coaching Contact

Coaching contact: Karen Topp – Coach Development Officer

(07) 3426 9512