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.
Community Instructor Program
Australian Sports Commission National Coaching Accreditation Scheme approved program that provides training and accreditation for individuals wanting ...
2019 PGA Golf Expo
Following the success of the inaugural PGA Golf Expo in 2017, the PGA is pleased to announce the dates and venue for the 2019 PGA Golf Expo.
Barry Bent Honoured with prestigious NSW Sports Award
Barry Bent, Head Professional at Woolooware Golf Club, has received a Distinguished Long Service Award at the NSW Community Sports Awards, presented b...
PGA and Coca-Cola Amatil to celebrate a decade of partnership with new deal
The PGA of Australia and Coca-Cola Amatil are set to celebrate an alliance of 10 years following a three-year extension of their year-round golf partn...