Tennis Activator

 University of Wolverhampton, Sports Courses
Title Tennis Activator
Facilitator  
Cost

£20 WLV Students

£25 Non Students

Location

Walsall Campus Sports Centre

Date of event Thursday 25th May 2017
Time of event 10:00-1:00
Outcome

Streetgames are able to offer opportunities to utilise the qualification outside the University setting.  For University of Wolverhampton students our social sport programme can offer you paid and voluntary experience on Campus.

Medical Participation is part of the course please inform us of any injuries or medical requirements before the course start date
Contact Sportsworkforce@wlv.ac.uk
Pre-requisites

There are no compulsory pre-requisites for this workshop. It offers the chance to build on skills previously gained through courses such as Sports Leaders UK Level 1, 2 and 3 awards; national governing bodies of sport awards; and youth and community qualifications

All attendees must be aged 16 or over.

Course details

Developed by Streetgames and the LTA, the practical workshop introduces a range of tennis programmes, including touch tennis, tennis freestyle, short tennis, street tennis and freestyle tennis. Participants also receive guidance on different competition formats - including both singles and doubles - and learn a range of challenges and activities to develop young people's racket skills

By the end of the workshop attendees will be able to: understand Go Spike Volleyball and the fundamental skills needed to play; deliver Go Spike activities to groups of young people; understand and apply basic rules for informal Go Spike games; and organise Go Spike challenges and social competitions.

Who is it for: Community sport project leaders, coaches and volunteers. Minimum age 16 years