Coaches are critical to helping people fall in love with squash by enabling more people to play, more often and with greater success. Anyone can become a squash coach. All you need is a keen interest in the game of squash, the right attitude and a willingness to work with others to learn and build a positive team environment.
Once you have identified the community of players you want to work with and club you want to coach at, contact your nearest Squash Club or regional District Association to find out what upcoming opportunities exist.
Do the free online training to start your coaching journey. Then receive hands-on guidance from certified and experienced CoachForce learning facilitators through our range of coach learning modules to gain the tools and techniques you need to create quality squash sessions every time.
As soon as you have upskilled in the relevant learning modules you can start coaching your own sessions. Congratulations! You are officially part of the 1,200+ strong coaching network that are helping people to Try it. Play it. and Love it. throughout New Zealand.
Purchase our world-class coaching resources (programme manuals and DVDs) to support your training and take your coaching to the next level.
Don't rest there. The learning never stops and the opportunities are endless. Upskill in additional modules, connect at conferences, listen to another coach, observe another coach in action, or have a coach observe you coaching. Continue growing your talents and broaden your horizons coaching different squash programmes.
Join the CoachForce network, give back to squash and earn additional income by facilitating coach learning modules and providing on-court and off-court mentoring and shadowing to develop other coaches.
To discuss opportunities to join the CoachForce network get in touch.
Trainers are elite squash coach developers who are selected to educate, train and motivate the aspiring CoachForce. There are only a handful of Trainers nationally. To secure the role of a Trainer you need to be appointed by Squash New Zealand.
Be on the Coaching Advisory Panel and provide advice and input on all coaching matters as per the Squash Coaching Strategy.