2022 CLUB COACH COURSES – UPDATE

by Denise McMillan

Bowls Australia Presenters and Assessors are pleased to announce the upcoming Club Coach Courses and Modules for 2022. Please continue reading by scrolling down the page for all course details – a complete list of all courses and modules can be found HERE.

NOTE: There is a new Club Coach course in Esperance over the weekend of September 24 & 25!

On the day:

  • Report to the correct venue by 8:45 am
  • Each day will end at approximately 4:30 pm
  • Bring your Question & Answers
  • Bring your On Green Assessment Form
  • Bring your Coaching Manual
  • Bring your own lunch

The Club Coach course is ideally suited to coaches regularly working at club level, coaching teams or individuals.  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
*Identify appropriate drills for shot development
*Apply technique analysis to provide appropriate feedback
*Identify the correlation between line and weight and environment
*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

Click HERE for the Club Coach Registration form.  Please fill in this form, including the date you wish to take the course of the available options, supply payment of $130 and return to Bowls WA.

Once we receive your registration and process payment we will mail out to you a Club Coach Manual, the BA Activities Handbook, a set of Questions to answer, and a receipt for payment.

NOTE: Each State has different requirements for obtaining a Working With Children (WWC) card.  In Western Australia it is a legal requirement to have a card if working with or coaching children … to see Bowls WA processes to comply with WA WWC laws when providing Coach Courses click HERE.

2022 Selection Modules

Bowls Australia Presenters and Assessors are pleased to announce the upcoming Selection Modules for 2022:

On the day:

  • Report to the correct venue by 5:45 pm
  • Each session will end at approximately 9:00 pm
  • Manuals will be provided upon arrival

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 bench-marking 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.

Click HERE for the Selection Module Registration form.  Please fill in this form, including the date you wish to take the course of the available options, supply payment of $44 and return to Bowls WA.

2022 Competition & Selection Module

Bowls Australia Presenters and Assessors are pleased to announce the upcoming daytime Competition & Selection Modules for 2022.  Please note: this module will only be available if participant registration reaches four (4).

On the day:

  • Report to the correct venue by 8:45am for the Sunday morning competition module, 1:15pm for the Sunday afternoon Selection module, and 5:45 pm for the Thursday evening module
  • Each session will end at approximately 12:30am for the Sunday morning module, 5:00pm for the Sunday afternoon module, and 9:00 pm for the Thursday evening module
  • Manuals will be provided upon arrival

The Competition Module focuses on the aspects of competitive bowls. Coaches should attend this workshop to gain further information on how to best prepare players for competition, where to find the laws of the sport and conditions of play and understand how to educate players to focus on the elements they can control.

The workshop contains practical on green elements where players can discover what their own shot timeline is and how best to collect statistics.  You do not need to be an accredited coach to attend a workshop – it’s open to players, committee members, selectors and other interested persons.

Click HERE for the Competition Module Registration form, and Click HERE for the Selection Module Registration form.  Please fill in this form, including the date you wish to take the course of the available options, supply payment of $44 and return to Bowls WA.


For more information on Coach courses please contact Denise McMillan:

  • Email: denise@bowlswa.com.au
  • Work: 9340 0800
  • Mobile: 0449 619 841