Athletics New Zealand Coach Portal

Athletics New Zealand Coach Registration Process

The Process

Coaches who are keen to become an Athletics New Zealand Community Coach Member

  • Click on “Registration” above and select the “Community Coach Membership” subscription
  • Go through and complete the online registration process.
  • You will then receive an email confirming your purchase and letting you know what steps you are required to complete next. The email receipt will include hyperlinks to the required Sport NZ Coaching Safety Net course and a NZ Police vetting form you are required to complete for your Community Coach Membership Application.

Coaches who are keen to renew their Athletics New Zealand Coach Accreditation

  • Click on 'Registration' above and select the ‘I wish to renew my Athletics New Zealand Coach Accreditation’ subscription
  • Confirm that all your details and information is correct and up to date
  • Re-confirm commitment to Athletics NZ Code of Conduct
  • Declaration that since your original accreditation, you have not being charged or investigating for any crimes under the Crimes Act 1961

First time applicant coaches wanting to gain Athletics New Zealand Coach Accreditation

  • Click on 'Registration' above and select the ‘I am a First Time Applicant for Athletics New Zealand Coach Accreditation’ subscription
  • Go through and complete the online registration process
  • You will then receive an email receipt confirming your purchase and letting you know what steps you are required to complete next. The email receipt will include hyperlinks to the required courses (Drug Free Sport E-Learning and Sport NZ Coaching Safety Net) and a Police Vetting and Prior Learning and Experience Form you are required to complete with your accreditation application.

Coach Accreditation Benefits

  • Athletics NZ coach credentials/ recognition at national and regional level
  • Your name listed on the ANZ website 
  • Apply for Athletics New Zealand Team positions
  • Free admission to Athletics NZ Championship competitions for registered coaches
  • Eligible to apply for and attend IAAF Coach development courses
  • Eligible to apply for various grants and scholarships
  • Individual Coach Membership Card
  • Athletics NZ Members Benefits
  • Discounted entry to Coach Education Workshops