Basketball Victoria Sports Development Program
Complete your year 11 and 12 and work with Basketball Victoria and Melbourne United to get real experience in the basketball industry. The program provides a direct link to industry opportunities in a hands-on sporting environment all connected to your interest in basketball.
This unique learning experience is like no other and will enable you to learn from experts in the basketball industry. You will also develop your knowledge by getting involved in real projects, events and activities with staff from Basketball Victoria and Melbourne United.
- VCALINT001 Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (Intermediate)
- SIS20115 Certificate II in Sport and Recreation
- VCALSEN001 Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (Senior)
- SIS30115 Certificate III in Sport and Recreation
Areas of Study
Opportunities and Learning Experiences
You get to experience a range of opportunities including:
- The opportunity to complete work placements at Melbourne United and Basketball Victoria
- Working in the fan activation, merchandise and community departments at Melbourne United games
- Delivering coaching programs at half time during Melbourne United games
- Coaching and officiating at the Vic Health Cup, Victorian College Championships and McDonald’s Cup competitions
- Coaching at the Basketball Victoria McDonald’s Super Clinic
- Event management and video analysis at Big V and SEABL Home Fixtures
- Match day and operational assistance with local basketball associations
- Level One Basketball Coaching course
- Introduction to Officiating course
- Introduction to Inclusion/Disability course
The Basketball Victoria Team
The Basketball Victoria team are industry experienced sports education professionals. With a strong passion for Basketball, the team delivers a hands-on industry based curriculum to ensure students are empowered with the right skills, knowledge and attitude for a successful future. We connect with staff from Basketball Victoria and Melbourne United, and you will be mentored by our current Industry Ambassador, Chris Anstey.
Playing the Game
Not only do you get first-hand experience of the basketball industry but you also have the opportunity to work on your own game. You will be involved in performance training, skill development and fitness training sessions all specific to basketball as well as participating in a range of other sports.