Tennis Victoria Sports Development Program

Connect with the tennis industry and complete your years 11 and 12 in the Tennis Victoria Sports Development Program.


You will learn from key staff at Tennis Victoria, who will help provide you with the knowledge and skills to assist with your future pathway into employment or further education.


Year 11

  • VCALINT001 Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (Intermediate)
  • SIS20115 Certificate II in Sport and Recreation

Year 12

  • VCALSEN001 Victorian Certificate of Applied Learning (Senior)
  • SIS30115 Certificate III in Sport and Recreation

*SEDA College (Victoria) provides training and assessment services, individual support services and recruitment of prospective learners on behalf of SEDA Group (RTO Provider: 22503)

Areas of Study

You’ll receive valuable information on athlete training and development from leading industry professionals from state and national sporting bodies. As an athlete, you will have regular access to gym and fitness facilities. We will encourage you to explore all aspects of fitness and sport including fitness testing, anatomy/physiology, data analysis, energy systems, training principles and more. We partner with Acceleration Melbourne—a high-performance training organisation that coaches young developing athletes, helping them increase their power, stamina, speed, and endurance.
Start something great by taking the opportunity to work at high profile sport and recreational events through our volunteering programs and structured work placements. You will explore career pathways in real workplace settings and acquire transferable skills that employers value. Our staff members guide you for the entire length of the program. They expose the value of volunteering, build your resume and help you connect with the right professionals in your chosen industry.
SEDA College gives you time to develop your physical and mental wellbeing. You will have the opportunity to be involved in activities similar to those that athletes experience at the elite level. You’ll lead an active and social lifestyle as you find your pathway to further education or the workforce.

Opportunities and Learning Experiences

The Tennis Victoria Sports Development Program provides valued opportunities and experiences including:

  • Event management with Tennis Victoria in the delivery of tournaments and events which includes the Australian Open
  • Delivery of ANZ Tennis Hotshots in Schools Program with Tennis Victoria
  • Delivery of participation programs with Tennis Victoria at various events, competitions and camps
  • Delivery of School and community tennis clinics
  • ANZ Hotshots Coaching Course
  • Introduction to officiating course
  • Introduction to working with all abilities course

The Tennis Victoria Team

Our professional and enthusiastic team have extensive experience working in the elite tennis industry. Through a hands-on program the team nurtures each students’ individual passion for sport through development of industry based skills that provide pathways for the future.

Playing the Game

The program is based at a premier facility at Tennis World in Albert Park providing you with the opportunity to be involved in sessions to develop your own game. These sessions will include; performance training, skill development, tactical sessions and fitness training all specific to tennis. You will also be involved in sessions that provide you opportunities to participate in a range of other practical sessions to develop your understanding of a broad range of other sports.