The Development Tennis Coach is someone who is starting their professional coaching pathway. He/She already knows methods, techniques, and variations and he/she is skilled with a great supportive attitude. He/she can easily adapt to different situations with beginner to intermediate level players. The perfect assistant to a Head Pro.
The course aims at more specific knowledge and specific topics of tennis. The Development coach can be a role model developing a positive mental attitude.
Unit 1: Care and Safety
Unit 2: Communication
Unit 3: Biomechanics – Introduction to Stroke Fundamentals
Unit 4: Ball Feeding
Unit 5: Error Detection and Correction
Unit 6: Lesson Plans
Unit 7: Games. Drills and Activities (including fitness)
Unit 8: Mach Charting
SUBJECTS & TOPICS EXAMPLES –
Methods and Pedagogics, Applied Psychology, The Mental Game, Adolescent Development, Group Dynamics, Presentations, and Attitude. Essential Presentation + Repetition of Instructing Coach Course, Cert. 2/3