NET GENERATION (for Players/Parents)
The Net Generation website a great resource for information about youth tennis, where you can find Safe Play Certified coaches and tennis professionals (Providers). The USTA requires that all providers be certified giving you an added layer of security concerning the child’s safety. Simply create a free account and login to access all that Net Generation has to offer, including games you can play at home.
To find a certified provider and programs near you, simply enter your zip code. Be sure to look for Team Challenges offered my community tennis providers. They are typically 90 minutes of fun on the tennis court with a variety of games for kids of all ages, a great place to start!
Ready to Play?
NET’s (Non-Elimination Tournaments) for players 11-18, are an introductory to competition and a great way for players to prepare for high school tennis or play in the off season. They are entry level, half-day, round robin tournaments; matches are played with short sets. USTA membership is not required (just create an account). Players should have a basic knowledge of tennis rules and be able to serve and rally.
NET GENERATION (for Providers)
This is where you can become Safe Play Certified or check on the status of your certification. Providers must complete the online Safe Play courses and pass the NCSI Background screening process. Once you are Safe Play Certified provider you can login and register your tennis programs so parents can find all you offer – be sure to keep your listings updated! You will also find hundreds of drills and tips on running fun and effective clinics for kids at every skill level.