Club Coach Courses

by admin on April 28, 2015

30 & 31 May in Mandurah; 6 & 7 June at South Perth Bowls Australia Presenters and Assessors are pleased to announce the upcoming Club Coach Courses for 2015:
May 30 & 31 – Mandurah Bowling Club 89 Allnutt Street, Mandurah
June 6 & 7 – South Perth Bowling Club 2 Mends Street, South Perth
September 5 & 6 – North of the River (TBC)
The Club Coach course is ideally suited to coaches regularly working at club level, either coaching a team or coaching an individual.  Amongst a range of other knowledge and skill components, this course covers a broad range of general coaching theories and specific bowls content, including;
• Conduct a coaching session to teach skills and tactics
• Identify appropriate delivery options to place bowl smoothly on running surface
• Identify appropriate drills for shot development
• Apply technique analysis to provide appropriate feedback
• Identify the correlation between line and weight and the impact of environmental conditions
• Implement inclusive activities for the coaching of bowls
• Identify physical growth and development considerations
• Identify the specific responsibilities of lead, second, third and skip
• Assist athletes with basic nutritional strategies for sports performance
• Demonstrate effective communication strategies

For more information, visit the Bowls Australia website
To download an application form, please click here
Selection Modules have also been proposed at the following venues in July:

Gosnells Bowling Club – 7th July Tuesday 9am – 12.30

Manning Memorial Bowling Club – 8th July Wednesday 5.30 – 9pm

Osborne Park Bowling Club – 9th July Thursday 9am – 12.30

Cambridge Bowling Club  15th July Wednesday 5.30 – 9pm

The Selection Module is designed for club coaches, selectors and others who are keen to ensure their club has best practice selection standards.

Coaches should attend this workshop to learn more about benchmarking players, which can assist with selection, while selectors and committee members are advised to attend this workshop to learn how to create a selection policy and a healthy philosophy for their club.