The volleyball techniques - serving, passing, setting, hitting, blocking, and digging - are the six major volleyball skills each players must develop. Develop consistent footwork. Volleyball techniques for the approach consist of 3 or 4 foot steps. The 3 step approach would be, left-right-left for right handed attackers, right-left-right for left handed attackers. Be sure you're comfortable to a pair of our awesome design volleyball socks.