The Academy is our top training program. Athletes who enroll are grouped by age as well as skill and put through 90 minutes of purposeful skill development designed to build and develop their fundamentals from the ground up. Academy sessions are teaching focused, while still allowing athletes to get a variety of game speed repetitions. A unique atmosphere of focus and high energy keeps athletes of all ages engaged and on-task. The academy program aims to develop complete athletes with the skills and game sense necessary to succeed at the elite level.

The IBSA develops every aspect of basketball:

  • Shooting
  • Ball-Handling
  • Finishing
  • Footwork
  • Defense
  • Passing
  • Moving Without the Ball
  • Physical Development
  • Conditioning and Stamina

Our Academy training is open year-round and is available for any athlete looking to elevate their performance and maximize their ability:

  • Boys and Girls
  • All ages from 8 to 18, regardless of previous basketball experience
  • Rep/Club team athletes
  • High School athletes
  • College/University athletes
  • Professional athletes

Our academy has training locations in Kitchener, Burlington, Hamilton and Oakville. The academies provide year-round player development sessions, allowing athletes to train off-season and in-season. Sessions are grouped based on age/skill level, and hosted at the top facilities in the area. Athletes have the choice of attending once, twice or three times per week.

For our full training schedule at each location, see “Academy Schedule” on the navigation menu.

To enrol in academy training, sign up here.


For more information or rates, call 877.897.1033