MTMCA Continuing Ed Courses

INTRODUCTION

For coaches who have already received their initial certification in MTM, a new series of courses to increase the depth of understanding and effectiveness of the method is now being offered. Below are course descriptions from which you may choose to enhance your delivery of MTM to your students and upgrade your current MTM certification level.

BASIC CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES

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This brief Powerpoint Presentation describes how you can conduct MTM-approved clinics in your area.

MTM BASIC CLINICIAN COURSE* Details Here

This course is designed for Level 2 and Level 3 MTM-certified coaches who wish to conduct introductory MTM clinics designed to cover the gamut of student experience and ability levels. This course is required to earn the designation of “MTM Clinician” and promote clinics featuring Oscar Wegner’s name, likeness and tennis teaching methodology. Level 2 coaches earn an upgrade to Level 2A – MTM Advanced Tennis Teacher with successful completion of this course.

The course prepares the MTM-certified coach to administer the 90-minute MTM Introductory Clinic described below:

*(for details on the course curriculum contact Course Administration directly)

PLAY LIKE THE PROS-INTRODUCTORY CLINIC

•Beginner/Advanced Beginner (recommended NTRP 2.0-3.0)

•Intermediate/Advanced Intermediate (recommended NTRP 3.5-4.5)

These clinics focus on THE 3F’S, the most basic aspects of the modern game, giving the student a complete overview of Modern Tennis Methodology techniques. Students new to tennis and players with previous tennis experience alike are introduced to MTM with the same basic format. The MTM Certified Coach who delivers these clinics has developed the skill to deliver the method standardly and handle any objections or confusions experienced by players who have been taught conventionally.

Student Prerequisite: None

Coach Prerequisite: MTM Level 2 or 3 Certification

ADVANCED CONTINUING EDUCATION COURSES

MTM SPECIALTY CLINICS COURSE* Details Here

MTM Level 3 (Tennis Teaching Professional) coaches who have completed the Basic Clinician Course are eligible to take a series of classes which provide an in-depth curriculum for Modern Tennis Methodology instruction. Having completed this series classes prepares the Level 3A coach to administer these classes himself.

These classes also allow the MTM-certified coach to design classes on a gradient scale to ensure maximum student comprehension, results and retention. Class material is suitable for clinics, individual and group lessons, in isolation or as a series. Successful completion of these classes is required to earn the official designation of MTM-Certified Tennis Facility to promote private classes and/or clinics featuring Oscar Wegner’s trademarked name, likeness and tennis teaching methodology.

Successful completion of this course earns the MTM-certified Level 3 Pro an upgrade to Level 3A – MTM Advanced Tennis Teaching Professional.

*(for details on the course curriculum contact Course Administration directly)

Coach Prerequisite: MTM Level 2 or 3 Certification, Basic Clinician Course completion

Having completed the Specialty Clinics Course the Level 3A Coach is eligible to conduct the following:

PLAY LIKE THE PROS-COMPLETE COURSE

•Beginner/Advanced Beginner (recommended NTRP 2.0-3.0)

•Intermediate/Advanced Intermediate (recommended NTRP 3.5-4.5)

This course will focus on 5 different areas of the modern game, giving the student a thorough knowledge of Modern Tennis Methodology techniques.

NOTE: Upon successful completion of full course student may apply for MTM Level 1 Certification and discount on MTMCA Membership.

Student Prerequisite: PLTP-INTRODUCTORY CLINIC (recommended)

MTM CLINICIAN/TESTER CERTIFICATION* Details Here

This is the complete course requirement to qualify for MTM Level IV Clinician/Tester. It incorporates the MTM BASIC CLINICIAN COURSE and MTM SPECIALTY CLINICS COURSE, providing a complete curriculum to deliver MTM at all levels and class configurations as designed by Oscar himself. Upon completion of this course the MTM Coach will be able to deliver MTM in its entirety, design and develop classes and programs according to individual needs. This certification is required to designate an MTM-Certified Tennis Facility to promote private classes and/or clinics featuring Oscar Wegner’s trademarked name, likeness and tennis teaching methodology.

*(for details on the course curriculum contact Course Administration directly)

Coach Prerequisite: MTMCA Level 3A Certification

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*(for details on the course curriculum contact Oscar or Lucile directly)

MASTER PRO COURSES

The following courses are available to MTM-certified coaches and their students interested in one-on-one training with Oscar himself:

MTM HIGH-PERFORMANCE PLAYER/COACH TRAINING Inquire Here

ADVANCED MTM TECHNIQUES

•Advanced/Professional (NTRP 5.0-6.0)

This course is designed for MTM-certified coaches and their high-performance and open level tournament players wishing to incorporate advanced MTM techniques into their personal teaching and playing styles. Upon successful completion of course coaches may earn a current level certification upgrade and students may apply for MTM Level 2 or 3 Certification (depending on teaching experience) and discount on MTMCA Membership.

Prerequisite: Current NTRP rating of 5.0-6.0, MTM, USPTA, PTR, ITF or other professional certification, or by permission of Instructor.

ELITE TRAINING PROGRAM Inquire Here

•High Performance

In this specialized one-on-one training program Oscar works with the MTM-certified coach and his student(s) to focus on the total player/coach relationship. Oscar simplifies the process, making the player feel comfortable, confident and natural as an athlete while giving the coach new insights and confidence in working with his player(s), addressing how player and coach interact physically and emotionally, with special emphasis on communication skills. Oscar’s Elite Training Program offers an unparalleled perspective on tennis instruction, maximizing the student’s innate potential while enhancing the MTM coaches skill with the method. Oscar offers a program unrivaled in the tennis industry, cultivating both player’s and coach’s mastery of technique together with the ability to focus and gain a deeper understanding of how the being operates in tennis and in life.

Prerequisite: by permission of Instructor

INDIVIDUAL STUDIES Inquire Here

•All Certification Levels

This course enables Oscar to custom-design a program to meet the MTM coach’s educational and professional goals that cannot otherwise be accomplished through existing MTM-U courses.

Prerequisite: by permission of Instructor