Kosovo BF course

1,000.00 for 1 year

Detailed information:

Kosovo Basketball Federation youth coaches’ course

Subject: The Five weeks Youth basketball coaching course

Target group: Advanced youth basketball coaches

Duration of the course: 5 weeks, 2 classes per week. 100% online course

Online course platform: www.ibuvideo.com

Structure of the class: One online class duration is 90 min.

Study weekdays: Thursday & Friday. New task to be completed every 7 days.

Structure of the topics: One week covers one topic, which is divided in two classes.

Evaluation: One reflection form (up to 400 words) should be completed on each topic and sent to the course coordinator by email info@basketballstudies.com.

Diploma awarded: Lithuanian Basketball Coaches Association diploma and International Basketball University diploma.


Content of the course:

Basics of basketball training theory:

Week 1:


Martynas Rackauskas: Youth program management

Prof. R. Paulauskas: Basketball training methods


Prof. R. Paulauskas: Planning for effective basketball youth players training

Prof. N. Masiulis. Training young body

Week 2:


Prof. R. Paulauskas: Basics of selection in youth basketball

Dr. M. Balciunas Optimum physical loads training method

Development of technical skills for youth players:


prof. Rutenis Paulauskas: The sequence of basketball technique teaching for youth players

Coach Dalius Lubys: Teaching shooting in basketball. Lithuanian way

Week 3:


Coach Andrius Vaicekauskas Basketball shooting: from teaching to stabilization 1

Coach Andrius Vaicekauskas Basketball shooting: from teaching to stabilization 2


Coach Dalius Lubys: Teaching ball dribbling technique for youth players

Coach Andrius Vaicekauskas: Effective drills for youth players passing ability

Week 4:

Building team tactic:


Coach Steponas Kairys, Topic: Principles of effective defense 1×1

Coach Steponas Kairys: Teaching basketball defense fundamentals


Dalius Ubartas: Players communication on the court

Zafer Aktas ‘1-1-3 Matchup Zone as a Pressing defense

Week 5:


Coach Dalius Lubys: Effective offensive plays against zone defense

Joaquin Ruiz Lorente: Improvement of individual tactical skills


Coach Dalius Lubys: Drills for fast-break teaching in youth age

Fitness. S&C coach Algirdas Stuknys: How to develop youth players’ speed and coordination