Learn locally. Coach globally.
Start your coaching career
US OF TENNIS has partnered with AATC to deliver our Coaching Pathways Program. Our AATC Level 1 program is perfect for those individuals who:
- are looking to start their professional coaching journey
- want to get certified but don’t have a spare few months
- have hundreds of hours on-court practice and match-play experience
What do you learn?
In all our programs whether as player or coach – we aim to unite the PECS states of tennis – the physical, emotional, cognitive and social states for each individual to become the best player or coach they can be.
For the AATC Level 1 program you will learn:
- Technical skills eg ball feeding, games, drills, strokes, footwork, etc
- Life skills eg communication, leadership, personal development, first aid, etc
- Duty of care eg working with children
- Fitness and health
What do you gain?
Qualification, certification and insurance (public liability and professional indemnity). Complete the AATC Level 1 Development Coach certification successfully and you may be endorsed as a deliverer of Tennis Australia’s Sporting Schools Program – subject to their coach membership requirements.
Developing local talent
US OF TENNIS is developing the next generation of coaches through our Coaching Pathways Program and mentorship services of junior (14 to 18 years old) and adult coaches within regional NSW.
We are currently servicing Thurgoona, Albury and the Greater Hume Shire areas.
The professional coaching programs are provided by the Australasian Academy of Tennis Coaches (AATC) with US OF TENNIS founder Jon Altringer as their Regional Development Officer.
AATC is Australasia’s premier tennis coach training organisation with a network of 35 partners and affiliates and locations in:
- New Zealand
- United Kingdom
AATC is accredited by the worldwide GroupESTESS Network and its ESTESS Athletic University (EAU). EAU is an accredited educational body of the Professional Tennis Coaches Association (PTCA) recognized by the Austrian and Swedish National Tennis Associations, RPT (Spain), USPTA (USA), ITPA (USA) and Tennisgate (Germany, EU).
Students who complete our Coaching Pathways Program will be qualified, certified, insured and internationally endorsed by the GroupESTESSNetwork.