LTA TENNIS LEADERSHIP COURSE
Run by Salisbury Tennis Coaching Team
17th & 18th April 2021
This LTA approved course teaches juniors aged 13+ how to support a coach with the day to day running of tennis activities & sessions. It is a great way to develop & acknowledge leadership skills in young people that are looking to apply for higher education or first time jobs.
The content is suitable for older juniors just starting out on the tennis career pathway.
Day 1: Module one: Introduction to tennis - 3-6pm
Learn the basics of tennis and understand how variations of the game are used to introduce all ages and abilities to the sport.
Learn communication and organisational skills and some key on court drills.
Day 2: Module two - 4-6pm
Helping at a competition - learn how to score for a Mini Tennis match, how to organise a round-robin match and how to support a competition organiser or referee.
Volunteering at a venue
The final part of the course is to complete 6 hours volunteering at a club, after which participants will receive their Tennis Leaders t-shirt and certificate.