The Badger Region has made coaching education a priority. Badger Region will create and promote opportunities for Badger Region coaches to become certified, re-certify, and stay current with best practices in the sport of volleyball and the field of coaching.

New coaches will become certified by completing IMPACT (Increased Mastery and Professional Application of Coaching Theory). Instructions on how to access IMPACT can be found here.

There are a number of FREE options for experienced coaches including:

Other options:

  • USA Volleyball Coach Academy (silver & gold tier)
  • Attend an Art of Coaching Clinic or participate in a live webinar
  • Attend an AVCA convention or participate in a live webinar
  • Attend a University/College sponsored coaching clinic (ex: UW-Madison)
  • Attend the WVCA clinic
  • Participate in a Gold Medal Squared clinic, webinar, or online courses
  • Contact the Region office for other specialized training
  • Contact the Region office for approval of other education obtained not listed here



  • Badger Region Coaching Education: Lunch & LearnWednesday, December 21 at 11:00am cst on Facebook Live
  • American Volleyball Coaches Association Convention – Dec 14 -17, 2022 – Omaha, NE & Virtually
  • 2022 Wisconsin Volleyball Coaches Association (WVCA) Fall Coaches Clinic
    August 5-6, 2o22
    Community First Champions Center – Appleton, WI
  • 2022 Milwaukee Clinic – The Art of Coaching Volleyball
    (purchase the virtual clinic recording HERE)

    April 23-24, 2022
    Hosted by Badger Region @ Marquette University
    Presenting Coaches: Russ Rose, Terry Liskevych, Debbie Brown, Ryan Theis, Marie Zidek, Mark Rosen
  • Badger Region Coaching Clinic
    December 4-5, 2021
    Hosted by Badger Region Volleyball
    Kromrey Middle School – Middleton, WI
    Presenting Coaches: John Kessel, Eric Hodgson, Marouane Jafir, and Cathy Noth