Join our team as a Coach, Trainer, or Instructor for a rewarding opportunity to give back and provide an example of leadership and positivity to our Athletes.
Each program is led by a tennis professionals, fitness trainers, and expert instructors. Our Instructors continually explore, research and implement new ways to identify the unique needs of our Athletes and challenge them to maximize their full potential.

Register to be an Instructor within our Programs:

Buddy Up Tennis teaches all aspects of the tennis game and incorporates fitness conditioning for our Athletes, Clinics are 90 minutes, held weekly, and taught by tennis professionals.
Buddy Up Fitness is a weekly, hour long full body HIIT workout, and led by personal trainers.
Buddy Up Life Skills is a series of skill based and leveled classes designed to foster increased independence in our Athletes. Each class is taught by the respective field expert such as a Speech Language Pathologist, Culinary Chef and Special Educator. (Currently in Columbus, OH only)

How to Register:

Becoming an Instructor is a simple 4-step process:

1.  Locate

Find a Chapter and program located near you!

2.  Apply

Complete our online Application Form. On the form, be sure to indicate which program(s) you are interested in leading. If you have any questions while completing this form, don’t hesitate to reach out to your Chapter Coordinator (their contact information can be found on the respective location page).

NOTE: You must be able to list one professional reference and one community reference in order to complete your application.

3.  Background Check

The safety of our participants is of utmost importance to our organization. For this reason, we ask that all incoming Instructors, not affiliated with the host facility complete a basic background check. The process takes about 10 minutes to complete and a $20 fee will be charged to submit your background check application. Results are usually returned to us within 3 to 10 business days.

4.  Get Ready

Once we receive and approve the results of your Background Check, your Chapter Coordinator will send you a confirmation email, and training information for you to review prior to working with our Athletes for the first time. After that, we will look forward to seeing you on the courts, in the gym, or in the classroom!