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) 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 Level 1 Coaching Course below:

District Contact Venue Dates & Time
Northern Suburbs
Brian Shields
0433 509 591
SW Metro
Greg Turner
0433 273 097
Western Suburbs
Michael Russell
0414 274 935
Peel Region
Aimee White
0411 056 578
SE Metro
Jake Snadden
0419 938 669
Midland Guildford
Matt Neves
0419 856 482
Eastern Suburbs
Sam Devine
0411 056 598
Female Level 1
Jamie Lamont
0411 056 594

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 Level 1 Register
Wheatbelt Paul Reid TBA TBA TBA
Goldfields Matt Cowie
Great Southern Ross Stephen TBA TBA TBA
Mid West Steven Broberg TBA TBA TBA
South West Orazio Santalucia TBA TBA TBA
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 (Level 2) Accreditation
Course Dates for 2015: TBA
Venue: WACA Ground
Cost: $TBC
Enrol By: TBC 
Please Note: The course will include compulsory attendance at 3 High Performance Workshops throughout the 2015/16 season.

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 inquiries please contact:
Chris Brabazon | Coach Development Coordinator
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
Chris Brabazon                   0430 770 807

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

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