PTR is the only tennis teaching organization currently providing education/certification to coach 11 to 17 year olds. The objective of the workshop is to teach coaches how to create a club/facility environment in which young people between the ages of 11 and 17 can learn, play and enjoy tennis. The certification consists of: Recommended four (4) hours of pre workshop preparation from the Study Guide. The on court workshop runs 8 hours. It prepares participants for the three-part certification testing: demonstration of playing and coaching skills administered on court along with a post workshop online written exam submitted within five (5) days of the workshop.
PTR Certification at the PROFESSIONAL level is a prerequisite for coaches who wish to progress to the PTR Junior Development Specialist Program.
The Elements of the Workshop are:
Clinician: Michael O’Keefe
$127 • 8 or more days prior to workshop start date
$152 • 7 or fewer days prior to workshop start date
If second, third, fourth or fifth certification, please add $75 for additional certification testing fee
Workshop Day(s) & Time(s)
Saturday, August 18, 1PM – 6PM
Sunday, August 19, 9AM – 12PM
Testing Day(s) & Time(s)
Sunday, August 19, 12PM – 2PM
Where: South Austin Tennis Center, 1000 Cumberland Rd. Austin, TX 78704