Athlete & Student Safety Requirements

Requirements for all Certified Coaches in the USA

Thanks for helping us maintain a safe environment for our students.  To be a PTR certified coach, you will need to successfully complete the following:

  1. A criminal background screen (required every two years);
  2. Complete education and training about preventing misconduct in sport (required every year); and
  3. Acknowledge the definitions for misconduct and the parameters required for providing a safe environment for athletes as outlined in the USTA Safe Play Policy. 

If you have already completed a background check, you can submit a copy to PTR to paige@ptrtennis.org.  You are still required to complete items (b) and (c) outlined above.To complete this process please visit www.usta.com/safeplay or register for the USTA’s youth initiative, Net Generation, at www.netgeneration.usta.com. There is no cost to you.
Once completed, please email a copy of your completion email or certificate to the PTR office at paige@ptrtennis.org.

Thanks for helping us maintain a safe environment for our students.