Secondary Schools

Basketball Development in partnership with the Basketball Development Group provides cup and league competition opportunities for S1 – S6 Secondary school teams. Our competition programme caters for new and experienced teams from S1-6 for boys and girls. 
For further information on opportunities available or to register your interest email
BasketballScotland co-ordinate a National schools cup competition for S1, U14, U15 and Open age groups. Schools interested in taking part must affiliation to the Association. Further information can be obtained from

Secondary Teachers In-service
 In partnership with Education and Basketballscotland, local Secondary Teacher In-service opportunities are available for teachers wishing to development their basketball skills and knowledge through Educations CPD courses.  Please see details of up and coming course:

Location: Glasgow Club Scotstoun

Day: Wednesday

Date: 25th January 2012

Time: 4pm-6pm

Description: Core Basketball: S1/2

Using a games based approach this course will allow teachers to explore and develop sessions that maximize participation in games, cater for all abilities and cover the basic skills of basketball all aimed for use in a school hall. A resource manual will complement activity cards which can easily be used in your school games hall.


The following courses are available on request to assist with delivery of core and higher

  • S1/S1 Core PE: Introducing Basketball Games for Secondary PE
  • Preparation of the Body
  • Skills and Techniques
  • Structures and Strategies
  • Full Court Offence - Fast Break
  • Half Court Offence (Screening Principles)
  • Man Defence
  • Zone Defence

If your school is interested in running a course contact basketballscotland at:   

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