Level 4 – Training to Win – Team Coach
Duration: 16 hours
Target audience: state team coaches
Face-to-face coach development and online modules
Training to Win – Team Coach provides the coach with the knowledge and skills to manage state teams programs and to help state level players develop more advanced individual softball position-specific and strategic skills. Focus is on optimising all aspects of preparation (physical, mental, technical, tactical, nutrition and recovery) through individualised programs maximising performance, peaking for national competition, and managing people and resources.
To be eligible to complete the Level 4 coach accreditation, participants must complete three modules of the Australian Sports Commission intermediate coaching general principles (see below).
Module – Softball Specific – Four electives to be completed
- Offensive Strategies
- Advanced Batting
- Advanced Baserunning
- Advanced Bunting
- Defensive Strategies
A two-day workshop will be held at a international, national or state-based event.
Module – ASC Intermediate General Principles
- Module 1 – The Essence of Coaching
- Module 7 – Development and Maturity
- Module 10 – Skill Acquisition
ASC modules are available online at the University of Queensland.