Beginner Drills

Beginner volleyball drills will focus on aspects of the game that help introduce technique and skill.

Browse the latest beginner drills for volleyball below or browse our drills by age or skill using the links on the right side of this page.

Latest Volleyball Drills

Volleyball Drills

Passing: Middle or Lateral

This volleyball drill will practice decision making between lateral and inside the body passing.

Volleyball Drills

Perfect Passes

This drill is to practice passing multiple repetitions, staying low and shuffling.

Volleyball Drills

Serving: Bombs Away!

This drill will help practice short serves.

Volleyball Drills

Hitting Drill: Turn-Go-Hit

This volleyball drill will practice defensive movements and transition into hitting from defensive movements.

Volleyball Drills

Lateral Passing: 3 touch

This drill will teach players how to practice passing using lateral passing techniques.

Volleyball Drills

Serve Receive with 2 Servers

This drill is to encourage passing short serves from a short position.

Volleyball Drills

Passing Technique Warm up

This drill demonstrates how to practice moving in a low position and directing the platform to the target.

Volleyball Drills

Passing out of the Net

This drill will help players learn how to pass balls that are coming off the net.

Volleyball Drills

Defense: 4 Corner Pit

This is a defensive drill to help teach aggressiveness with players.

Volleyball Drills

Defense: Touch Ten!

This drill will teach aggressiveness while playing a defensive position.

Volleyball Drills

Passing: Pass and Move!

This drill will practice moving left to right and passing.

Volleyball Drills

Pass and Weave

This volleyball drill helps to practice moving left to right and passing, while staying in a low position while moving to the ball.

Volleyball Drills

No Easy Points! Serve Receive

This drill is to practice serve receive, and understand the importance of a good pass!

Volleyball Drills

Serve Receive Lines

This drill will allow players to practice serving straight across the court and also help with serve receive.

Volleyball Drills

Cross Court Pepper

This warm up drill practices ball control over the net with a partner.

Volleyball Drills

Ball Control: 25 Contact Drill

This drill is to practice ball control, communication, teamwork, and warm up for hitting.

Volleyball Drills

Ball Control with Back Row Attacks

This drill is to practice back row attacks to desired locations as well as increase communication skills.

Volleyball Drills

Blocking: Net Decision

This drill teaches blockers when to block, hit an overpass, or back off the net and pass.

Volleyball Drills

Tag Team Warm up

This is a good running warm up for teams with large numbers of players.

Volleyball Drills

Down Ball Challenge

This volleyball drill will practice hitting and digging down balls.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball Partner Pass and Down Balls

This drill will practice using and controlling a down ball.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball Serving Relay

This drill allows players to serve while under "game like" pressure.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball: Passing Free Balls to Setter

This volleyball drill helps players understand proper movement for free ball transition, when passing to the setter.

Volleyball Drills

Free Ball: Pass, Set, Cover, and Catch

This volleyball drill teaches players how to get into a free ball offense.

Volleyball Drills

Free Ball Transition and Catch

This drill teaches proper movement for free ball transitions.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball 24 Touches - Ball Control

This drill is to practice ball control as a warm up to hitting, while working on communication and teamwork between players.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball Footwork Drill

This drill will focus on all the necessary footwork to be a middle hitter and blocker.

Volleyball Drills

Rapid Pass - Set Drill

This drill focuses on passing free balls to the setter, allowing the setter to make a good outside set to the hitter.

Volleyball Drills

Blocking Form Drill

This drill works on blocking, footwork, and making sure the middle blocker closes the block with the right or left front player.

Volleyball Drills

Setters vs.Passers Game

This is a game situation drill which allows setting only for one team and passing only for the other team.

Volleyball Drills

Double the Number

This is a ball control drill that starts in partners and eventually ends with the whole team passing/setting together.

Volleyball Drills

Warm-up with Wall

A warm-up time for each player to warm up arms and shoulders before practice begins and at the same time be working on basic skills and ball control.

Volleyball Drills

Setting Game

This simple drill helps ALL players on a team develop the overhead pass or set.

Volleyball Drills

3 and Over

This is a beginner drill for players to learn and understand the three touch rule.

Volleyball Drills

Partner Setting and Overhead Passing Drill

This partner setting and overhead passing drill works on perfecting the overhead pass and setting in partners. In this drill, one player is working on their setting skills while the other player is only responsible for throwing the ball to the working player.

Volleyball Drills

Partner Forearm Passing Drill

This partner forearm passing drill works on perfecting the forearm pass in partners. In this drill, one player is working while the other player is only responsible for throwing the ball to the working player.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball Corner Serving Drill

This volleyball serving drill focuses on serving accuracy to the corners of the court.

Volleyball Drills

Individual Setting Drill

This is a individual volleyball setting drill that focuses on setting ball control and overhead passes. This setting drill can be performed at home or during training.

Volleyball Drills

Individual Forearm Passing Drill

This is a individual passing drill that is intended to focus on learning the forearm pass and ball control with the forearm. This is a drill that can be done at home or in the gym during training.

Volleyball Drills

Line Setting Drill

This beginner setting drill will focus on the setter squaring their bodies up to their target. This is a great small group drill for beginners to work on setting with a partner.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball Passing Run Through and Short Pass

This is a great warm up drill that focuses on correct passing form when running cross court or short.

Volleyball Drills

Serving with Partner

This is a great drill to teach players how to serve to a specific person or position.

Volleyball Drills

Serving to 21

This is a great serving drill to teach players to serve to a specific zone.

Volleyball Drills

Circle Passing Drill

This is a basic warm up drill for players to learn ball control while passing.

Volleyball Drills

2 Player Down Volleyball Passing Drill

This is a fun passing drill to teach players how to quickly move and pass a ball to a specified target.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball Ball Control with Movement

This is a great drill to focus on ball control and movement on the court.

Volleyball Drills

Long Distance Back Setting Drill

This setting drill will focus on the techniques surrounding back setting at long distances for accuracy and control.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball - 2 Player Pepper Drill Multiple Hits

This pepper drill is great for working on ball control as it works on a variety of contact types.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball Set and Switch Drill

This is a great volleyball setting drill that focuses solely on the overhead pass.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball Pass and Move with Simulated Blocks

This is a great passing drill that focuses on good passing technique as well as movement after the pass.

Volleyball Drills

"W" Passing Drill

This is a great passing drill for beginners to learn to move to the ball and pass to the setter position.

Volleyball Drills

Volleyball Serving Drill - Ten Zones

This volleyball serving drill will put pressure on the server to concentrate and make an accurate serve.

Volleyball Drills

Setting Drill - Setting After a Bad Pass

This volleyball setting drill focuses on bettering the ball after a bad pass.

Volleyball Drills

Cross Court Setting Drill

This volleyball setting drill focuses on cross court setting and delivering a hittable set.

Volleyball Drills

Setting and Overhead Passing Warm-up

This volleyball setting and overhead passing warm-up focuses on setting and passing with the overhead pass. This is a great setting drill that focuses on movement after the pass and looking for open areas of the court.

 

volleyball drills

high school volleyball drills Quality volleyball drills for high school, grade school, club coaches.

Search Drills Now!




Volleyball drills by drill focus

volleyball drills by age