Interested in coaching?

There are many ways to get started on a coaching pathway, upskill with professional development or help out at your local club. Hit the following links to go through to Tennis NZ's website with more information on how to get involved, register for a course, find a job, advertise a position and more.

Coach Development

Courses and qualifications

Coach employment

National Participation Programmes

Coach Development Framework

Police Vetting

Coach News


Tennis Central Communications: Sign Up to No Strings Attached and be updated on all Tennis Central news for players, coaches, and clubs. Additionally opt into Business House, Coaching, Junior and Midweek communciations.

Tennis New Zealand Communications: Sign Up to Passing Shots, Coaching Matters, Junior Matters, Club matters to be updated on all Tennis NZ news for players, coaches, and clubs



The Coach Development Facebook Group is a place for NZ tennis coaches to connect with one another, ask questions, share ideas and troubleshoot challenges. It is designed for all to contribute and be part of. 


The Wellington region is currently experiencing a shortage in coaches. There are positions now available at clubs. If you are interested in helping out please get in touch.


For more information on coaching contact:


 Mel Jansen, Participation Manager Tennis Central 027 2828072 Adam Roberts, National Coach Developer