Coaching forms an important component of Tennis Europe's Development activities. In addition to the annual coaching conferences the organisation holds in conjunction with host member nations, a variety of other coaches courses and workshops are held throughout the year. Below you can find information relating to coaches' education in Europe.
Documents relating to coach education in Europe:
Comparison chart of European coach education systems (.pdf)
Rio Maior Convention | White paper on Sport
European framework for the recognition of coaching competence and qualifications (by Patrick Duffy, Miguel Crespo & Ladislav Petrovic).
Review of the EU 5-Level Structure for the Qualification and Recognition of Coaching Qualifications
ENSSEE Convention | 5-Step Process in developing curriculum model (by Gilles Klein)
Appendix 1 (1999 Structure) | Appendix 2 (Glossary of terms) | Appendix 3 (Revised Framework)
Appendix 4 (Review of Coaching Qualifications)
Appendix 5 (Coach of participation-oriented sportspeople) | Appendix 6 (Coach of performance-oriented sportspeople)
Contact details for the persons responsible for coaches education in Tennis Europe's 49 member nations can be found here (.pdf).