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Tennis courses

tennis [ten-is]

noun a game played on a rectangular court by two players or two pairs of players equipped with rackets, in which a ball is driven back and forth over a low net that divides the court in half.

  • Available to all with five different levels, from beginner to advanced
  • 6 week course
  • Reduced prices for members (become a member)

Is equipment provided?

All sessions of your course include:

  • Instructor led learning from experienced coaches
  • Use of the courts, rackets and balls
  • Access to showers and other facilities

What should I bring?

To get the most from your course:

  • Wear loose comfortable clothing and indoor or white soled trainers
  • Make sure you bring a drink along
  • You can use your own racquet if you have one

Choose your level

Find your level with different courses available, each running twice throughout the year.


Suitable for:

  • For players new to tennis who want to learn the game

What you'll learn:

  • How to serve, rally and score
  • Basic match play

When and where?

Tuesday 24 July - Tuesday 28 August or Wednesday 25 July - Wednesday 29 August 2018

  • Six weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Tuesday 5:30pm - 6:30pm or
  • Every Wednesday 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Tennis Centre (view on map)

What does it cost?

  6 week course
Student/Staff £42
Public £48
University of Warwick staff One WLA voucher

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

Book Tuesday online

Book Wednesday online


Suitable for:

  • For players new to tennis who want to learn the game

What you'll learn:

  • How to serve, rally and score
  • Basic match play

When and where?

Tuesday 5 June - Tuesday 10 July or Wednesday 6 June - Wednesday 11 July 2018

  • Six weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Tuesday 5:30pm - 6:30pm or
  • Every Wednesday 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Tennis Centre (view on map)

What does it cost?

  8 week course
Student/Staff £42
Public £48
University of Warwick staff One WLA voucher

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

Book Tuesday online

Book Wednesday online


Suitable for:

  • Returning players
  • Players who have been at Xpress level for a while

What you'll learn:

  • Fundamentals of all strokes, tactics and rules

When and where?

Monday 23 July - Monday 26 August 2018

  • Six weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Monday 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Tennis Centre (view on map)

What does it cost?

  6 week course
Student/Staff £42
Public £48
University of Warwick staff One WLA voucher

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

Book online


Suitable for:

  • Returning players
  • Players who have been at Xpress level for a while

What you'll learn:

  • Fundamentals of all strokes, tactics and rules

When and where?

Monday 4 June - Monday 9 July 2018

  • Eight weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Monday 6:30pm - 7:30pm
  • Tennis Centre (view on map)

What does it cost?

  8 week course
Student/Staff £42
Public £48
University of Warwick staff One WLA voucher

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

Book online


Suitable for:

  • For anyone fairly consistent hitting a ball

What you'll learn:

  • More enhanced techniques on strokes, tactics and rules
  • Introduces shot control, spin and tactics

When and when?

Tuesday 24 July - Tuesday 28 August or Wednesday 25 July - Wednesday 29 August 2018

  • Six weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Tuesday 6:30pm - 7:30pm or
  • Every Wednesday 7:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Tennis Centre (view on map)

What does it cost?

  6 week course
Student/Staff £42
Public £48
University of Warwick staff One WLA voucher

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

Book Tuesday online

Book Wednesday online


Suitable for:

  • For anyone fairly consistent hitting a ball

What you'll learn:

  • More enhanced techniques on strokes, tactics and rules
  • Introduces shot control, spin and tactics

When and when?

Tuesday 5 June - Tuesday 10 July or Wednesday 6 June - Wednesday 11 July 2018

  • Eight weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Tuesday 6:30pm - 7:30pm or
  • Every Wednesday 7:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Tennis Centre (view on map)

What does it cost?

  8 week course
Student/Staff £42
Public £48
University of Warwick staff One WLA voucher

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

Book Tuesday online

Book Wednesday online


Suitable for:

  • Competent players who are looking to improve tactically and technically

What you'll learn:

  • More advanced skills, gameplay and tactics

When and when?

Tuesday 24 July - Tuesday 28 August or Thursday 26 July - Thursday 30 August 2018

  • Six weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Tuesday 8:30pm - 9:30pm or
  • Every Thursday 7:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Tennis Centre (view on map)

What does it cost?

  6 week course
Student/Staff £42
Public £48
University of Warwick staff One WLA voucher

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

Book Tuesday online

Book Thursday online


Suitable for:

  • Competent players who are looking to improve tactically and technically

What you'll learn:

  • More advanced skills, gameplay and tactics

When and when?

Tuesday 5 June - Tuesday 10 June or Thursday 7 June - Thursday 12 July 2018

  • Eight weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Tuesday 8:30pm - 9:30pm or
  • Every Thursday 7:30pm - 8:30pm
  • Tennis Centre (view on map)

What does it cost?

  8 week course
Student/Staff £42
Public £48
University of Warwick staff One WLA voucher

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

Book Tuesday online

Book Thursday online


Suitable for:

  • Club team level players looking to improve their matchplay through drills and hitting

What you'll learn:

  • Swing mechanics
  • Minimising errors in gameplay
  • More tactical approach to matches

When and when?

Tuesday 24 July - Tuesday 28 August or Thursday 26 July - Thursday 30 August 2018

  • Six weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Tuesday 7:30pm - 8:30pm or
  • Every Thursday 5:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Tennis Centre (view on map)

What does it cost?

  6 week course
Student/Staff £42
Public £48
University of Warwick staff One WLA voucher

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

Book Tuesday online

Book Thursday online


Suitable for:

  • Club team level players looking to improve their matchplay through drills and hitting

What you'll learn:

  • Swing mechanics
  • Minimising errors in gameplay
  • More tactical approach to matches

When and when?

Tuesday 5 June - Tuesday 10 July or Thursday 7 June - Thursday 12 July 2018

  • Eight weeks, with one session per week
  • Every Tuesday 7:30pm - 8:30pm or
  • Every Thursday 5:30pm - 6:30pm
  • Tennis Centre (view on map)

What does it cost?

  8 week course
Student/Staff £42
Public £48
University of Warwick staff One WLA voucher

How do I book?

Book your place online in advance or by visiting the Sports Centre.

Book Tuesday online

Book Thursday online