This is a 3 day course running on 12/5, 19/5 and 2/6.
The course is the starting point for people who want to get involved in tennis. It is aimed at people who are enthusiastic about tennis and want to help a coach deliver Mini Tennis.
The main objectives are to train candidates in how to assist an LTA licensed coach with groups of mini tennis players.
On successful completion of the Level 1 candidates will be able to:
Motivate and inspire people to play tennis
Use effective verbal and non verbal communication skills
Organise tennis activity constructively and safely
Plan and deliver a structured lesson using LTA Level 1 coach resources
Have basic knowledge of tactics, techniques and rules of tennis
Have a full understanding of the structure of Mini Tennis
It is endorsed by the UKCC (United Kingdom Coaching Certificate) and successful candidates will receive a Level 1 Certificate in Coaching Tennis awarded by 1st4sport.