Growing the Game is one of 6 Coach Education Centres in the UK offering Coach Education and Training. Whether you're looking to take your first, or next, step up the LTA Coach Education pathway or want some training, we're here to help.
Growing the Game - Tennis Coach Education and Training
LTA Level 1
The level 1 coaching assistant course is the starting point for people who want to get into tennis coaching and become a coaching assistant. It will train people to:
- Plan and deliver a structured lesson under the supervision of a Level 3 or above Accredited or Accredited+ coach.
- Have basic knowledge of tactics, techniques and rules of tennis.
- Have a full understanding of the structure of Mini Tennis.
Qualifications - Level 2
LTA Level 2
The level 2 coaching assistant course is aimed at those who want to further improve their coaching skills from Level 1. You will be trained to work with beginners in a group context, without direct line of sight supervision by a Level 3 or above Accredited or Accredited+ coach.
- Plan and deliver a structured lesson using LTA level 2 coach resources
- Coach beginners in group settings
- Give advice on tactical and technical improvement for beginners
LTA Level 3
LTA Level 3
The level 3 coach qualification course is for people who want to work full time within the tennis coaching profession. On successful completion of the coach qualification candidates will be trained to:
- Coach beginners and improvers in groups and as individuals.
- Understand the basics of business management
- Manage the work of level 1 and 2 coaching assistants.