Coach licensing scheme 2014
In order for a coach to be eligible for licensing in 2014, the coach must satisfy the following criteria:
1. Amass a minimum of 100 points under the regulations of the Tennis Coach Ireland Continuous Professional Development Programme for 2013.
2.Hold a Child Protection Certificate that is not older than 5 years (ie certificates held before 2008 are no longer valid).
To update your certificate you can review the 3 presentations on Tennis Ireland’s website and complete the online: https://www.tennisireland.ie/clubs/child_protection/useful_resources
3. Must be able to provide evidence that you have been vetted within 3 years previously, Garda Vetted or Access NI as appropriate
(Applications completed before 2010 are no longer valid).
Closing date for renewal of Garda Vetting applications and Child Protection is 31st December 2013.
What is the licence fee?
There is an administration fee of €20 for your licence, payable to Tennis Ireland. Payment can be made via cheque, postal order, card or bank draft.
How long is the licence vaild for?
The licence scheme runs on an annual basis, and so the licence is valid from January 1st to December 31st of the year in question.