2014 USA 3x3 National Championship
Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 9-11
2014 USA 3x3 National Championship
Colorado Springs, Colo.
May 9-11
USA Basketball Coaches Corner

USA Basketball Coaches Corner

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FIBA Approved Coaches Program

Any U.S. coach that meets all of the following criteria is eligible to become a FIBA Approved Coach and receive a FIBA Coaches License:

  • Must have at least five (5) years of coaching experience (either as a head coach, assistant coach or combined) at a professional, collegiate or scholastic member of USA Basketball and/or must have been selected by USA Basketball to serve a coaching staff of a national team. The applicable member organizations are as follows:

    Professional:
    Continental Basketball Association (CBA)
    National Basketball Association (NBA)
    National Basketball Association Development League (NBDL)
    Women's National Basketball Association (WNBA)

    Collegiate:
    National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA)
    National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)
    National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)

    Scholastic:
    National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS)

  • Must have coached five (5) of the last fifteen (15) years at a professional, collegiate or scholastic member of USA Basketball.
  • Must provide appropriate documentation of coaching experience with appropriate references.
  • Must have no conflicts of interest as determined by USA Basketball with regard to their position of being a FIBA Approved Coach.
  • Must be a current citizen of the United States of America.
  • If you meet all of the above criteria, please complete the Coach Information Form (PDF) and submit along with a $75.00 administration fee to USA Basketball:

    USA Basketball
    Attn: FIBA Coaches License
    5465 Mark Dabling Blvd
    Colorado Springs, CO 80918
    719/590-4811 (fax)