Tennis Performance Trainer (TPT)
Tennis Fitness Certification
_ Yearly Membership and Re-certification Fees:
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Click below to download TPT Tennis Certification Info flyer (PDF)
TPT is the Level 1 tennis fitness certification targeted at those wanting to enter the profession, tennis coaches who also perform the physical training with their players or those fitness or other professionals looking to add tennis-specific initiatives to their current training/specialist offerings.
Demonstrate your tennis fitness knowledge and gain credibility with employers, parents and tennis players. If you work at a club, make sure your owner realizes that by paying for their tennis coaches to be iTPA Certified through Tennis Performance Trainer (TPT), they will have a certified tennis fitness specialist on site! This can be a great marketing tool for the club.
100% online exam that can be taken from ANY country as long as you have a computer and internet connection.
TPT focuses on basic, evidence-based tennis-specific training research provided in a practical manner which builds your knowledge and skills when working with tennis athletes of all ages and levels. You will learn tennis-specific sport science information with assessments, drills & exercises to improve performance and reduce injuries in the tennis athlete. The program educates you in 14 areas of competencies including an extensive online examination to ensure mastery of the tennis-specific fitness and training information. All materials were either written or reviewed by leading sports medicine or sports science experts.
*Click here if you are unsure whether to obtain TPT or CTPS. This graphic will help you decide.
Click here for a PDF of the Learning Objectives for each chapter in the Tennis Performance Trainer (TPT) Workbook & Study Guide.
“TPT is a must-have for any coach working with or developing elite level players.” - Cameron Moore, TPT
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Recommended TPT Study Materials
_Complete Conditioning for Tennis: Book by E. Paul Roetert & Todd S. Ellenbecker with the USTA (Year 2007)
Tennis Training: Enhancing On-Court Performance: Book by Mark Kovacs, W. Britt Chandler, T. Jeff Chandler (Year 2007)
ITF Strength & Conditioning for Tennis: Book by the ITF; edited by Machar Reid, Ann Quinn, & Miguel Crespo (Year 2003)
Tennis Anatomy: Book by E. Paul Roetert and Mark S. Kovacs (Year 2011)
ITPA TPT Workbook and Studyguide (digital copy included free with TPT registration)
ITPA TPT Online Video Library of Exercises - includes over 50 exercises (correct and errors)
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ITPA TPT Registration: $199
After paying, you will be taken to www.itpamembers.org. Please check your email for exam and workbook info. A receipt will also immediately be emailed to you.
ITPA TPT Online Video Exercises Library: $29.99 Click to Go to Dartfish Website
ITPA printed copy of TPT Workbook and Studyguide: $109.99