USPTA tester Daniel Burgess (second from right) explains the testing procedures to the "students" while the applicant looks on.
Members interested in taking the Professional Tennis Coaches Academy I or upgrading their rating must register by Sept. 7 by contacting the USPTA Membership Department at email@example.com. The exam and PTCA I will be offered in portions over a four-day period. The PTCA I will be available in English and Spanish. Anyone interested in becoming certified must meet the requirements for membership before registering for the exam.