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Becoming a QBA Coach
Interested in becoming an accredited badminton coach?  If so, you are in for a rewarding experience that can last a lifetime. 
Once you have taken the course, you will be invited to join the QBA Coaches Network which provides the latest information on coaching opportunities in your local community as well as Queensland and Australia.  
It is up to you to decide how far you want to take your coaching.  The QBA is dedicated to supporting your coaching career on whatever level you choose. 
Badminton Australia Coaching Levels

Badminton Australia has four level coaching classifications.
  • BA Community Coach
    • Shuttle Time
    • BA Level 1
  • BA Club Coach
    • BWF Level 1
  • BA Development Coach
    • BWF Level 2
  • BA High Performance/Elite Coach
    • BWF Level 3
    • BWF Level 4

All of the courses are nationally recognized and accredited by the Australian Sports Commission through the National Coaching Accreditation Scheme. Each accreditation has its own set of requirements and prerequisites.

Click here to view more information regarding the coaching pathways from Badminton Australia.

Each coaching level is designed for a specific purpose:

  • BWF Shuttle Time participation pathway coaching beginning players
  • BA level 1 participation pathway coaching beginning players (the current BA course)
  • BWF level 1 performance pathway coaching club players
  • BWF level 2 performance pathway coaching State players
  • BWF level 3 performance pathway coaching National players

Click here to learn about how to become a coach

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