Tennis Canada Certified Coach
Progressive tennis system Coach
Tennis Coaching and Teaching Experience:
Monsieur André Gélinas possess a Bachelor’s degree in teaching physical education. His 35 years of experience in teaching mostly in physical education, health, tennis, basketball and soccer have provided him with great leadership qualities, an ease to communicate with others, and an excellent sense of responsibilities.
Furthermore, Monsieur André Gélinas participated to the revision of the Ontario Ministry of Education’s curriculum for physical education and health. Also, he followed two additional courses at the University of Toronto in physical education and health.
He is extremely motivated with a high degree of organization and great professionalism.
Physical education and health teacher, Conseil Scolaire Viamonde, Toronto, Ontario, 2006-present
Assistant-Principal, Conseil Scolaire Viamonde, Toronto, Ontario, 2006-2007
Language immersion teacher in grade four and five, Peterborough Victoria Northumberland and
Clarington Catholic District School Board, Bowmanville, Ontario, 2005-2006
Principal at the elementary and secondary levels, Kativik School Board, Ivujivik, Montréal, 2003-2005
Grade six teacher, Conseil Scolaire de District Centre-Sud-Ouest, Toronto, Ontario, 2002-2003
Teacher of sciences, health, French as a second language, and physical education from the seventh to ninth
grade, Cold Lake, Alberta, 2000-2002
Physical education teacher at the secondary, Séminaire Ste-Marie, Shawinigan, Québec, 1991-2000
Collège Shawinigan, Shawinigan, Mauricie, Canada, Diploma of College Studies in Social Sciences
– Political Sciences
Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, Mauricie, Canada, – Baccalaureate in Physical Education,
University of Toronto, OISE, Toronto, Canada, – Additional qualification courses, Health and
Physical Education, 2009-2010
Tennis Canada Certified Coach – 2019