For courses aimed at coaches please see Courses for Coaches


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Upcoming LTA Referee Courses
Are you interested in becoming an LTA qualified Referee?  There are a number of Referee courses taking place this Autumn, booking is via the LTA online course search and nearest venues for Herts are:

CAMBRIDGESHIRE – David Lloyd Cambridge, 3rd & 4th September 2022…/development/courses/Class/…

MIDDLESEX – Clissold Park Pavillion, 1st & 2nd October 2022…/development/courses/Class/…

BERKSHIRE – Bradfield Tennis Centre, 22nd & 23rd October 2022…/development/courses/Class/…


To be eligible to book on and attend a Referee course you must be:

  • Aged 16 and over
  • Be a UK resident
  • Have attended a Competition Course or completed the Court Supervisor course or have previous experience of organising and running competitions.


LTA Tennis Leaders Awards Course

The LTA Tennis Leaders Awards is aimed at 13 years plus and is the first step on the tennis
and sport career path for volunteering and paid employment. They have been designed to
offer a wide range of opportunities to young people providing them with enhanced skills
and experience.

Date:  Saturday, 22nd October 2022, 9am – 2pm

Venue: Welwyn Tennis Club, 7 Ottway Walk, Welwyn, Hertfordshire, AL6 9AT

Cost:  £75.00

Contact:  Mark Howard,

For more details and to book your place, Click here

LTA Youth Start

Following on from the very successful Tennis for Kids programme, the LTA have launched a new programme. LTA Youth Start is for kids aged 4-11 years who are new to tennis. Forget standing around waiting for your turn to hit a forehand, think dynamic sessions catered for all abilities designed to help kids to learn new life skills developing them both as players and as people.

For £29.99 (+ £5 postage and packing) kids can access the following:

Six top-class tennis sessions with specially trained coaches

A tennis racket and set of balls

A branded t-shirt

Activity cards, a lanyard, stickers and a certificate (provided by the coach)

To find your nearest course click here

*If your child has played tennis before then they should try the LTA Youth Programme


UCoach are the LTA approved Coach Development Centre for Hertfordshire.  They provide LTA Coaching Qualifications and approved Continuous Professional Development courses for Coach Accreditation and learning. To find out more about UCoach and available courses visit

UCoach Courses in Beds, Cambs and Herts – 2022