This course provides an introduction to statistics and use of FIBA LiveStats software for recording statistics during games. This online course gives you an insight into statistics, why they are important, the various criteria and the use of FIBA LiveStats software.
Successful completion of this course will help prepare the candidate to record statistics in Basketball England's NBL competitions. Practice in other games is strongly recommended before attempting NBL games.
Expected duration: 4 hours
Prerequisite: Basketball knowledge
Recommended minimum age: 14 years
The course consists of online modules which the learner completes during the classroom session or in their own time. The modules are designed to help candidates:
The theory modules are always available to the learner to refer to during their formative years as a statistician.
The learner will need access to a laptop, computer or smart device to complete the online modules and access the FIBA Live Stats software.
The tutor will need access to a classroom that has a big screen, audio equipment and internet connection.
The learner is required to input stats to create a box score for the first half of a game using a script and video which is available in the online modules.
Once the learner has completed the boxscore, the boxscore should be uploaded to the Online Technical Course Completion Form.
Upon completion of the Hive Learning modules and after successful completion of the box score, the candidate will receive an e-certificate.