Coaching and Umpiring

Polocrosse Association of Australia

Coaching Accreditation Scheme

The Polocrosse Association of Australia has developed in conjunction with the Australian Sports Commission a National Coaching Accreditation Scheme designed to encourage and guide coaching activity in Polocrosse. The Scheme is designed to assist the Australian and State Associations in the proper organisation and presentation of accredited courses for coaching.

The National Coaching Scheme provides three levels of coaching accrediations as follows:

Level 1 – This is an introductions to the principles of coaching and provides basic training in the skills requires for coaches of beginner or novice participants and for the conduct of training programs for polocrosse club players.

Level 2 – This is the next level where coaches have moved on from beginner level and wish to improve their skills and knowledge to improve player performance.
Level 3 – This is the highest level of coaching that polocrosse delivers. The course involves the advanced theory advanced instructional management and practice of coaching polocrosse.

Umpiring Information

The following information is provided in support of officials involved in umpiring and training and or mentoring umpires in polocrosse.