CA - Fremont 11 to 17 Certification

PTR is the only tennis teaching organization currently providing education/certification to coach 11 to 17 year olds. The objective of the workshop is to teach coaches how to create a club/facility environment in which young people between the ages of 11 and 17 can learn, play and enjoy tennis. The certification consists of: Recommended four (4) hours of pre workshop preparation from the Study Guide. The on court workshop runs 8 hours. It prepares participants for the three-part certification testing: demonstration of playing and coaching skills administered on court along with a post workshop online written exam submitted within seven (7) days of the workshop. 

PTR Certification at the PROFESSIONAL level is a prerequisite for coaches who wish to progress to the PTR Junior Development Specialist Program. 

The Elements of the Workshop are:

  • Communication and organization skills for coaches working with 11 to 17 year olds both in groups and as individuals
  • Lesson structure and content for different ages and gender: athletic skills to reinforce technical and tactical skills, game and competitive development
  • Developing quality coaching skills and knowledge for working with 11-17 year olds
  • How to develop leadership qualities in young people
  • Conducting successful camps
  • Appropriate competition in singles, doubles and team formats
  • Information for working positively with parents

Clinician: Nigel Pugh

Fees
$127 • 8 or more days prior to workshop start date
$152 • 7 or fewer days prior to workshop start date
If second, third, fourth or fifth certification, please add $75 for additional certification testing fee

Workshop Day(s) & Time(s)
Saturday, December 09, 1PM - 6PM
Sunday, December 10, 9AM - 12PM

Testing Day(s) & Time(s)
Sunday, December 10, 12PM - 2PM

When:
12/9/2017 - 12/10/2017
Where:
Fremont Tennis Center
1110 Stevenson Blvd
Fremont, CA 94538

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