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Yarra Tennis Coaching has contributed extensively to the local community by providing training over 25 work experience students from local secondary schools, as well as providing many young tennis players with an opportunity to develop their coaching skills.

6 former coaching participants have gone on to successfully complete Tennis Australia coaching courses, including 2 who have successfully completed the Tennis Australia Club Professional Coaching Course, one of the most highly recognised coaching courses in the world.

If you have an interest in coaching and would like more information about developing skills and attaining experience, please let us know via the Contact Us page.

The Coaching Staff

Yarra Tennis Coaching possesses a highly credentialled and experienced coaching staff including Tennis Australia Club Professional and Junior Development coaches. Yarra Tennis Coaching has also been the workplace for over 20 work experience students and has provided vital Small Business hands-on experience for students in SBAT (School Based Apprenticeship Program), the Victorian SEDA program, and Certificate III Sports & Recreation students.

Head Coach Shane Scrutton’s contribution to Eaglemont Tennis Club and to grassroots tennis was recognised when he was named the 2015 TCAV Club Coach of the Year. He also received the inaugural 2012 Tennis Victoria Club Coach of the Year Award and is one of only a handful of coaches in Victoria who have received recognition as a Tennis Australia Talent Development Coach for his work in identifying and developing talented junior players.

If you are interested in a career in tennis coaching please contact us!