Coaching | 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 (Level 1) 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 (Level 1) Course will posted here soon.

In the meantime, please ensure that you have fulfilled one of the course prerequisites by following these steps:

1. Register with Cricket Coaches Australia at http://coaches.cricket.com.au/introduction

2. Log in and complete the Introduction to Cricket Online

 
District Contact Venue Level 1
Northern Suburbs
Brian Shields
0433 509 591
brian.shields@waca.com.au
Kingsley Woodvale JCC
6th & 13th of October 2014, 5.30pm-8.30pm
SW Metro
Greg Turner
0433 273 097
greg.turner@waca.com.au
Murdoch Playing Field
19th October 2014
1pm - 6:30pm
Western Suburbs
Tim Dayman
0414 274 935
tim.dayman@waca.com.au
TBC
TBC
Peel Region
Aimee White
0411 056 578
aimee.white@waca.com.au
Lark Hill Sports Complex
5th of October 2014, 9.00am - 2.30pm
SE Metro
Jake Snadden
0419 938 669
jake.snadden@waca.com.au
Fletcher Park
Sunday 7 September 2014
12:30-6pm
Midland Guildford
Matt Neves
0419 856 482
matt.neves@waca.com.au
Lilac Hill Indoor Centre 8th & 15th of September 2014, 6.00pm-8.45pm
Eastern Suburbs
Sam Devine
0411 056 598
sam.devine@waca.com.au
John Forrest SHS
12th October 2014
12:30-6:00pm
Female Level 1
TBC TBC TBC
 
Regional Coaching Accreditation's:
For Community Coach Accreditation forms and payment details, please contact your respective Regional Cricket Officer.
 
Regional Contact Venue Level 1
Wheatbelt Paul Reid paul.reid@waca.com.au TBC 21st of September, 1pm-7pm
Goldfields Matt Cowie matt.cowie@waca.com.au TBC 5th of October, 1pm -7pm
Great Southern Ross Stephen ross.stephen@waca.com.au TBC 12th of October, 1pm-7pm
Mid West Steven Broberg steven.broberg@waca.com.au TBC 21st of September
South West Orazio Santalucia orazio.santalucia@waca.com.au TBC TBC
 
Specialist 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.

District Contact Topic Location Date Time
Northern Suburbs Bowling  Wanneroo DCC, Kingsway Rserve 29/10/14 4.30-6.30pm
Northern Suburbs Batting Joondalup DCC, Iluka Sports Complex 10/12/14 4.30-6.30pm
Northern Suburbs Fielding Whitfords JCC, MacDonalds Reserve 11/2/15 4.30-6.30pm
SW Metro
     
Western Suburbs



Peel Region Batting Lark Hill Sports Complex 10/11/14 5.00-7.00pm
Pace & Spin Bowling Lark Hill Sports Complex 16/2/15 5.00-7.00pm
SE Metro
Fletcher Park
20/10/14
5.00-7.00pm

Sutherland Park 18/11/14 5.00-7.00pm
Midland Guildford Batting Lilac Hill Indoor Centre 6/10/14 6.30-8.30pm
Midland Guildford Bowling Lilac Hill Indoor Centre 1/12/14 6.30-8.30pm
Eastern Suburbs
     
 
Representative Coach (Level 2) Accreditation
Course Dates for 2014: July 12th and 13th 2014
Venue: WACA Ground
Cost: $350
Enrol By: COB 30th of May 2014
Please Note: The course will include compulsory attendance at 3 High Performance Workshops throughout the 2014/15 season.

For information about Representative Coach Accreditation, please CLICK HERE.
For a Level 2 Accreditation Form 2014, 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 inquiries please contact:
Chris Brabazon | Coach Development Coordinator
Email: chris.brabazon@waca.com.au
Phone: 9265 7219 | Mobile: 0430 770 807

To apply, please 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.
  
High Performance Workshops
These workshops are designed to provide professional development opportunities to key stakeholders in the talented player pathway. Only coaches who have achieved Representative Coach (Level 2) Accreditation are eligble to attend these workshops.
Contact Venue Date
Time
RSVP
Workshops
Chris Brabazon                   0430 770 807 chris.brabazon@waca.com.au




 
Cricket Australia High Performance (Level Three) Coaching Accreditation
For information on the CA High Performance Coaching Accreditation please CLICK HERE
 
Coaching Opportunities

Western Suburbs Cricket Club is seeking a player/ coach to oversee the overall training program and to be part of the 1st XI on match days. Specific tasks would involve the running of trainings on Tuesdays and Thursdays at our new training facility, direct assistant coaches, and work with the 1st XI captain to provide direction and leadership. The ideal candidate would have playing experience in higher district cricket and is now looking to get into coaching. This position will give the succesful candidate the opportunity to be the Head Coach of a very large club (13 senior teams) that is looking to turn a young playing list into on field success.
Enquiries to Michael Davis 0424 690 896 or westernsuburbscc@gmail.com

Female Senior Coach:
Rockingham Mandurah District CC is looking for a dynamic and motivated level 2 Coach, willing and passionate to coach female cricket.
Training is Thursday evenings with possible involvement from the U18s side. There will be assistance by Aimee White (Level 2) and Ben Mculloch throughout the season as well.
We are looking at specific skill development and individual assistance for each player, building team comradely, team's skill and tactics for game day.
For more information please contact: Director of Female Cricket, Gary Crocetta