May 3 – 5 | Alberta Tennis Centre, Calgary
Instructors are trained to introduce players to the game using Progressive tennis in group lessons (1.0 – 2.5 level) at tennis clubs, parks, community courts and in school gyms. This course develops the leadership skills of an enthusiastic instructor who organizes practice and play, makes tennis accessible and simple to learn, and promotes friendships that support the growth and retention of starter players.
Commitment: 5 days
Minimum Age: 16 years (may take course at 15 years and be evaluated but can only be certified on or after 16th birthday)
Prerequisites: Minimum level of play: 3.0
Role in Industry: Beginning Instructor (Summer Camps, Park and Rec, Seasonal Clubs)
To maintain active certified professional status: TPA membership in addition to professional development every 4 years (or another certification course
Schedule (both weekends):
Friday: 6:30pm – 10pm
** 100% mandatory attendance is required at both weekends in order to complete this course.
DEADLINE TO REGISTER: MARCH 10, 2019