Coaching Courses

2021 SBA Community Coaching Courses:

Community Coaching Courses are delivered through SBA Head Coaches Simon Giovannoni and Nathan Crosswell and are ideal for anyone new to coaching in the SBA domestic competitions. The basics are covered off:

Learning how your players learn and how to convey information to them in a way they are able to understand;

How to promote a growth mindset for your players;

How to use your time efficiently by structuring a training sessions for junior domestic players;

Ball-handling, passing, shooting and lay-up drills for your teams;

How to coach competitive situations and small-sided games;

We have 2 new dates for the start of 2021:

Sunday the 28th of February – Please click here for registration details for Southern S1 Community Coach Course

Tuesday the 2nd of March – Please click here for registration details for Southern S2 Community Coach Course

2021 Club Coaching Courses:

Club Coaching Courses (Level 1 course) are delivered through Basketball Victoria. The practical component of the Club Coaching Course is usually held over two days at St. Leonards College, South Road, Brighton East.

Both sessions usually begin at 12:00pm and finish at 3:00pm.

More Club Coaching Courses will be scheduled in 2021, once COVID-19 restrictions have been eased.

Coaching EOI

2020 Coaches Expression of Interest

The SBA is seeking applications from suitably qualified coaches to join the ranks of their representative coaching team.

To register your interest please refer to the attached Rep Coach & Assistant Coach Selection Policy, complete the attached ‘Expression of Interest Form’ and return to either:

Boys Coaches –

Girls Coaches –

EOI for the 2020 VJBL season will close on Monday the 9th of September.

Coaching Policies & Website

Coaching Library

Coaching Library

The SBA has many books and DVDs in its library. Check back here to see the list of what’s available to borrow.

List coming soon.

Coaching Notifications

Check back here to learn of new coaching notifications.

In the meantime, if you have any coaching queries, please contact either the Head Men’s (Boy’s) Coach or Head Women’s (Girls’s) Coach on (03) 9583 4481