Online Coach Accreditation

Softball New Zealand is pleased to release the Online Coaching Accreditation Programme. In order to participate in the online programme please register for a username and password by emailing SNZ. Access to the website can be found at http://softballnz.safeas.co.nz/users/login.

The following coach education modules have been developed and uploaded to this point. Please note further modules will be added in due course.

For further information on other modules please visit the National Player and Coach Development Pathway page.




PHASE 3 - PERFORMANCE

phase 3-578-239
 
 
 
Junior Sox
(Stage 7)
Black & White Sox
(Stage 8)
Champ Sox
(Stage 9)
Module  
  • On & Off Field Strength, Conditioning & Rehab
 
Athlete Development Optimise
 
Excel
 
Mastery
Competition Structure SNZ National Tournaments, NFC, Black and White Sox teams




 
 
PHASE 2 - DEVELOPMENT

development phase
 

 
Emerging Sox
(Stage 4 & 5)
Major Sox
(Stage 6)
Module
  • Base running & Sliding
  • Pitching Mechanics & Rules
  • Hitting & the Short game (NEW)
  • On & Off Field Strength and Conditioning
Athlete Development 13 – 18 years
Participate, Compete & Develop
 
Adult
Enhance
Competition Structure Regional & SNZ National Tournaments,
Dev & Junior Black and White Sox Teams
SNZ National Tournaments and NFC


 


PHASE 1 - FOUNDATION

foundation phase
 

 
Small Sox
(Stage 1)
Tee Sox
(Stage 2)
Rookie Sox
(Stage 3)
Module
  • Safety Net
  • Coach T-Ball
  • Induction
Athlete Development 0-4 years
Play
 
5-8 years
Discover
 
9-12 years
Learn
 
Competition Structure Fundamental movement games T-Ball Softball