Development (Level 1)
During the Development Coaching Course (Level 1), participants learn to develop the skills of junior Tennis players through the delivery of the Hot Shots Tennis program. There is a major focus on planning, delivering and reflecting on coaching sessions and creating positive learning environments for children. The course covers the Tennis Australia technical and tactical fundamentals, Cardio Tennis, legal and ethical responsibilities of a coach, risk management, program planning, Tennis rules, personal development and using technology.
Module 1 – Coaching Tennis
|SISSTNS001||Coach junior players in tennis|
|SISSSCO004||Plan, conduct and review coaching programs|
|SISSSCO003||Meet participant coaching needs|
|SISSSCO005||Continuously improve coaching skills and knowledge|
|SISSSCO002||Work in a community coaching role|
Module 2 – Responsibilities of the coach
|BSBPEF301||Organise personal work priorities|
|HLTAID011||Provide first aid|
|BSBOPS403||Apply business risk management processes|
|HLTWHS001||Participate in workplace health and safety|
|SISXIND009||Respond to interpersonal conflict|
These units are delivered in the Development Coaching Course (Level 1) (incorporating SIS30521 Certificate III in Sport Coaching), delivered in partnership with Venture Education (RTO number 32071)
- Relevant State/Territory Working with Children Check
- Minimum age – 16 years
- National Police Check
- Supervising coach who is at least Club Professional (Level 2) qualified
- Coaching a minimum of 5 hours per week
Up to 17 days – with the learning journey spread over 6 months
Course fee includes the cost of the Development Coaching Course (Level 1) (incorporating Certificate III in Sport Coaching) $1,541 (inc. GST) plus Tennis Australia Coach Membership* $319 (inc. GST)
Total cost $1,860 (inc. GST).
*Note: Tennis Australia Coach Membership – Successful applicants will receive two years of Trainee Tennis Australia Coach Membership on enrolment and will be upgraded to Qualified Tennis Australia Coach Membership upon successful completion of the qualification.
- Trainee coach members
- Assistant coaches
Tennis Australia Development Coach (Level 1) – These coaches are responsible for planning and delivering Hot Shots Tennis sessions and programs for players aged 4-14 years.
When and where is the next course?
How do I enrol?
Click the ‘Enrol Now‘ link is located under the course name on the course calendar. If you have additional questions, please contact the Coach Development Specialist in your state or territory.