Representative Coach

The Representative Coaching Course is designed for coaches working with players or teams at a representative level or within pathway programs. The course will extend your skills as a coach, learning how to progress players to enhance their skills and reach their goals.

There is a significant amount of pre-course, in-course and post-course assessment tasks, which require dedicated commitment from participants.

Cricket ACT conducts the 30-hour face-to-face course. Topics covered include:

  • Coach Development
  • Developing players
  • Identifying talent
  • Exploring coaching philosophies
  • Technicalities of scoring runs and taking wickets
  • Principles of teaching and learning
  • Coaching safely
  • Managing Stakeholders
  • Ongoing program development.

How to complete the Representative Coach learning


  • Advanced Coach Accreditation – Coaches must complete the Advanced Coach Course before submitting an Expression of Interest (EOI) to a Representative course.
  • Coached for 12 months or more in a formal role as a Community Coach.
  • Complete an EOI that demonstrates you are coaching in this cricket context.


  • The Advanced Coach online modules are free to all Community Coaches.
  • The 30-hour Representative course will incur a fee ($600) charged by Cricket ACT.

To register your Expression of Interest:

  • Login into the LMS via the Cricket Australia Coaching web page.
  • Select Courses from the menu.
  • Under Course Listing select Australian Capital Territory, where you are looking to do the course in.
  • Complete your EOI by clicking ‘Representative Coaching Course - Expression of Interest’ tab.
  • Cricket ACT will contact you via email, with regards to next steps.

For further information, please contact Cricket ACT Coach Development Manager, Janith Samaratunga.

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