A multi-ethnic group of teenagers with a female tennis coach on a tennis court

Tennis Coach

Tennis Coaches coach, train and instruct participants in tennis by analysing their performances and developing their abilities.

Overview

Tennis Coaches coach, train and instruct participants in tennis by analysing their performances and developing their abilities.

Day-to-day

  • coaches, trains and instructs sportspersons by analysing performances and developing abilities
  • motivates sportspersons and supervises practice sessions
  • recruits players and other coaching staff
  • arranges entries into sporting competitions
  • promotes sports and skills development, and oversees the participation of young people in sport
  • officiates at sporting events to enforce rules
  • co-ordinates and directs sporting activities, and liaises with other officials to interpret and enforce rules and regulations relating to sport.

Considerations

  • working outdoors.

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To become a Tennis Coach

  • You need a high level of tennis knowledge and skill to work as a Tennis Coach. Formal qualifications might be useful but aren't essential. Tennis coaching courses are available through Tennis Australia.

    Find a Diploma or Certificate in Sport Coaching

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