Adult Tennis Coaching

Adult coaching sessions are extremely popular. With people leading busy lives it’s great to take time out for you, where you can come and enjoy yourself, while improving your game. If you are unsure which course to book or if a course if showing as ‘full’ please get in touch using the ‘Contact Us’ page and we will be happy to help.

2022 Autumn Term

Sessions running from 4th September – 12th December 

(Excluding 24th Oct, 27th Oct, 29th Oct & 6th Nov)


Beginners introductory course

An introductory session aimed at people who have not played tennis before. Included in the price of this session is free racket hire for the session if required. Throughout the weeks you will be taught the basic shots of tennis in order for you to learn how to rally, serve and score.  Please don’t feel nervous about coming for the first time, you’ll be made to feel very welcome.


Monday Morning Session 


Monday Evening Session 



Beginners / Improvers

A session where we look at the basic elements of the game where you gain confidence in playing. Please don’t feel nervous about coming for the first time, you’ll be made to feel very welcome.

Sunday 6:00pm – 7:00pm



For players who have played before and want to get back into tennis.  We focus on basic techniques and tactics of the game.


Sunday 7:00pm – 8:00pm

Monday 8:00pm – 9:00pm

Monday 7:00pm – 8:00pm


Over 50's

A session for Over 50’s to come along and enjoy some coaching in a relaxed, social environment. 

SPECIAL OFFER – Just £4 per week (Members) £6 (Non Members) 

Thursdays 6-6.45pm 

If you haven’t played at the club before we also offer a 6 week £15 introductory offer for over 50’s course. 

See below for details and contact us if you are interested in taking up this offer. 


Adult Coaching with Chris

Coaching clinic for players to get on court and learn the basics of tennis / Brush up on their skills to improve their game!

SPECIAL OFFER Just £4*/£6 per session


Headway Inclusive Coaching

A session for paitents at Headway to come along and play tennis

10 Week Course

6th July – 7th September 10.45-11.45am


Click the “Please get in touch” button below to contact us  if you have any further queries eg about dates of the next course or to talk about your standard and see which one(s) would suit you best or if you would prefer to pay via Standing Order.

For a free taster session on any of these sessions contact us.

In booking any of the above courses you confirm that you have read and will abide by the terms and conditions and regulations pertaining to DFTC, and agree that in entering the FCC and DTFC grounds you are granted a temporary membership of DFTC for the duration of your visit and you agree that any minors or anyone else accompanying yourself will also abide by such terms, conditions and regulations.

For a helpsheet on how to make adult/junior coaching bookings on Clubspark please click below:

Clubspark Helpsheet

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