CPD COURSES

Please see below the options available for face to face CPD in 2022.

LTA YOUTH: ORANGE TO GREEN

LTA Youth is the flagship coaching programme for junior players aged 4 – 18.

Building on the success of Tennis for Kids, LTA Youth is a fresh, modern and comprehensive coaching programme, offering Coaches world class content, via a suite of videos and session plans for all stages of player development. The learning outcomes for this course are:

  • Understand the over-arching coaching principles for LTA Youth.
  • Increase knowledge of the LTA Youth competencies across tactical, technical, physical, mental, competition and social domains.
  • Understand the skill acquisition and learning principles that underpin LTA Youth, which develop skills in a more robust way and provide children with a stronger sense of ongoing progression and challenge.
  • Be able to deliver a range of new fun and dynamic group exercises and sessions, written specifically for players in the orange and green stages.

REASONABLE ADJUSTMENTS

Reasonable adjustments are available. Please contact the LTA Coach Development Centre delivering this course at the time of booking so that they can support these.

QUALIFICATION CANDIDATES

This is a valid elective module for the LTA Instructor coaching qualification.

COST OF THE COURSE:

£40.00

AVAILABLE DATES & VENUES:

13th March 2022
Swansea Tennis Centre
10am – 2pm

18th September 2022
Wrexham Tennis Centre
10am – 2pm

6th October 2022
Cardiff Met University
9am – 1pm

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HOW TO USE PSYCHOLOGY TO OPTIMISE PLAYER DEVELOPMENT

This workshop will provide Coaches with a foundational understanding of applied sport psychology.

It will teach Coaches how to use evidence-based psychological principles in their daily coaching practice. The learning outcomes for this course are:

  • Understand the basics of motivational theory, and how they work practically on-court.
  • Be able to optimise the ‘motivational climate’ and environment for players during training.
  • Maximise player development by applying other key psychological principles to learning.

Coaches will benefit from this CPD by being able to better develop and retain players in their coaching sessions. The psychological coaching principles learned on the workshop will serve for all coaching environments, e.g., clubs, communities, and schools, and with players of any age or stage.

REASONABLE ADJUSTMENTS

Reasonable adjustments are available. Please contact the LTA Coach Development Centre delivering this course at the time of booking so that they can support these.

COST OF THE COURSE:

£40.00

AVAILABLE DATES & VENUES:

16th June 2022
Swansea Tennis Centre

16th June 2022
Wrexham Tennis Centre

Courses run from 10am – 2pm on all dates.

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HOW TO DELIVER CARDIO TENNIS

Cardio Tennis is a high-intensity, fitness-inspired version of tennis coaching that will appeal to a wide variety of players. By combining the best elements of going to the gym (music, high intensity workouts) and tennis (running, hitting, and competing) Cardio Tennis enables players to achieve a full body, calorie-burning workout.

The learning outcomes for this CPD workshop are:

  • Understand the landscape of group exercise, and the value of this type of session in your programme.
  • Understand and develop Cardio-Tennis specific group organisation and rotation methods that facilitate higher baseline heart-rates during sessions.
  • Enhance feeding skills for a fast-paced class environment.
  • Acquire a fresh set of practical drills and exercises to implement into your on-court delivery.
  • Understand heart-rate zones, and how to help players find and work within their ‘cardio zones’

REASONABLE ADJUSTMENTS

Reasonable adjustments are available. Please contact the LTA Coach Development Centre delivering this course at the time of booking so that they can support these.

COST OF THE COURSE:

£40.00

AVAILABLE DATES & VENUES:

6th March 2022
James Alexander Barr Tennis Centre

8th May 2022
Swansea Tennis Centre

6th November 2022
Cardiff Met University

13th November 2022
Wrexham Tennis Centre

Courses run from 9am – 1pm on all dates.

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COACHING LARGE NUMBERS IN SCHOOLS & CAMPS

The course is designed to bring fun, inspiration, and coaching expertise to large numbers’ sessions. Developed in collaboration with Judy Murray and a former school teacher.

The learning outcomes for this course are:

  • Understand the school sport landscape, including the challenges and opportunities it bringsas a coach.
  • Be able to deliver high intensity, fun, and engaging coaching sessions for large numbers.
  • Acquire lots of new drills, skills, and activities to animate camps and group lessons.
  • Develop excellence in differentiation skills across varied environments and populations.

REASONABLE ADJUSTMENTS

Reasonable adjustments are available. Please contact the LTA Coach Development Centre delivering this course at the time of booking so that they can support these.

QUALIFICATION CANDIDATES

This is a valid elective module for the LTA Instructor coaching qualification.

COST OF THE COURSE:

£40.00

AVAILABLE DATES & VENUES:

20th March 2022
Swansea Tennis Centre

6th October 2022
Cardiff Met University

16th October 2022
Wrexham Tennis Centre

Courses run from 10am – 2pm on all dates.

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