Many young golfers set their sights on playing on Tour, but the truth is a variety of other career opportunities exist within professional golf. Golf globally is a varied industry spanning real estate, resorts, manufacturing, coaching, teaching, retail, hospitality and course maintenance. The career diversity in golf is great and the PGA works hard to provide educational opportunities that support and develop individuals who have a passion for a career in golf.
The PGA owns and runs three education divisions: PGA Academy, PGA International Golf Institute and PGA Centre for Learning and Performance. Collectively, these divisions offer traineeships, tertiary education and performance coaching to PGA Members, tour Professionals and the public - both domestic and international. The PGA can assist anyone interested in a specialist career as a Teaching Professional, Director of Golf, Game Development Officer, High Performance Coach, Club Administrator, Golf Facility Manager or Tour Professional.
For many golfers following a career path within the sport they love can seem like nothing more than pure fantasy. However, in reality, every day the P...
PGA International Golf Institute
The PGA International Golf Institute (PGA IGI) is Australia's leading Golf Management education provider.
PGA Centre for Learning and Performance
The PGA Centre for Learning and Performance leads the way in high performance golf coaching.
The R&A publishes pace of play guidance manual
A new manual giving guidance to golf clubs and golfers on ways of improving pace of play has been published by The R&A.
WA honours best of 2015
The 2016 WA Golf Industry Gala Dinner was another glittering affair as representatives from all over the Western Australian got together to celebrate ...