Coach Development | Overview

For more information on the Coaching Pathway please CLICK HERE
Coaching Development
The Western Australian Cricket Association plays an integral role in the development of cricketers and coaches within Western Australian cricket. The WACA provides a variety of coaching courses and programs to the cricket fraternity of Western Australia.

The WACA conducts Cricket Australia endorsed courses, which are delivered centrally (at the WACA), in metropolitan zones and in country regions.

Introduction to Cricket Online: 
For information about the Introduction to Cricket Online please CLICK HERE.
Community Coach Accreditation
For information on Community Coach Accreditation, please CLICK HERE.

Upcoming Metropolitan Community Coach Accreditation:

Details on how to enrol for the upcoming Community Coach Courses are as follows.

Please ensure that you have fulfilled the course prerequisites by registering with Cricket Coaches Australia at the following link and completing the Introduction to Cricket online course and then register for your desired Coaching Course below:

District Contact Venue Dates & Time
Northern Suburbs
Brian Shields
0433 509 591
Kingsley Woodvale JCC 5 & 12 Oct
Click here to register via the CCA website
SW Metro
Greg Turner
0433 273 097
Western Suburbs
Michael Russell
0414 274 935
Whitfords JCC 2 & 9 Nov
Click here to register via the CCA website
Peel Region
Aimee White
0411 056 578
Lark Hill Sports Complex 26 Oct & 2 Nov
Click here to register via the CCA website
SE Metro
Anton Turco
0419 938 669
Queens Park Oval 11 October
11am start
Click here to register via the CCA website
Midland Guildford
Matt Neves
0419 856 482
Lilac Hill 23 & 30 Oct
Click here to register via the CCA website
Eastern Suburbs
Sam Devine
0411 056 598
Grand Promenade Reserve 11 Oct
9.00am start
Click here to register via the CCA website
Janelle Cuthbertson
0419 156 710

Regional Coaching Accreditation's:

Prior to registering online, please contact your respective Regional Cricket Officer (details below) to inform them of your interest in undertaking the course. 

Regional Contact Venue Course Register
Wheatbelt Paul Reid TBA TBA TBA
Goldfields Brodie Green
Great Southern Ross Stephen TBA TBA TBA
Mid West Jack Little
South West Rachel Norman
Community Coaching Workshops:
The workshops are designed to provide community coaches and representative coaches with an extended repertoire of skills, drills and games to assist with coaching their teams.

This is an interactive session where coaches will have the opportunity to practice drills & games whilst receiving feedback on how to best deliver these key messages.

Representative Coach Accreditation
Course Dates for 2015: 4th & 5th of July 2015, 8am - 5pm
Venue: WACA Ground
Cost: $380
Enrol By: 5/6/2015 
Post Course Requirements: The course will include compulsory attendance at two Representative Coaching Workshops throughout the 2015/16 season.
Please Note: Preference will be given to coaches who are involved at Junior or Senior District Cricket Clubs

For information about Representative Coach Accreditation, please CLICK HERE.

Should your application be successful, an invitation to attend the course will be extended to you. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified after the closing date. Successful applicants will then need to complete their course payment before being able to commence the course.

Should you have any enquiries please contact:
Chris Brabazon | Coach Development Manager
Phone: 9265 7219 | Mobile: 0430 770 807

To apply, please CLICK HERE to download the application form for the specific course. Complete the form and please include all of the relevant prerequisites that are required and send through to the relevant contact (this will all be found on the application form). If you require any additional information, please contact your local Cricket Officer.
Representative Coach Workshops
These workshops are designed to provide professional development opportunities to key stakeholders in the talented player pathway. Only coaches who are undergoing the Representative Coach Accreditation, or coaches that already hold this accreditation and are currently coaching at a representative level, are eligible to attend these workshops.
Cricket Australia High Performance Coaching Accreditation
For information on the CA High Performance Coaching Accreditation please CLICK HERE

High Performance Workshops
These workshops are designed to provide targeted professional development opportunities to High Performance Coaches.

Coaches must have achieved their High Performance Coach accreditation to attend and/or be Head Coaches at senior district clubs.

Attendance at these workshops is by invitation only.

Coaching Opportunities

Applecross Cricket Club - The Applecross Cricket club is looking for a Player Coach for the upcoming season. Applecross play in the WASTCA (Suburban Turf Competition). CLICK HERE for more info.