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 - save the date
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.
QLD celebrates with Industry Awards
RACV Royal Pines Resort last night played host to the QLD Golf Industry Awards Night recognising the outstanding achievements of individuals, golf clu...
ALPG and PGA break new ground with collaboration agreement
On International Women’s Day, the ALPG and PGA of Australia are excited to announce they have entered into a cooperation agreement that proposes...