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PGA IGI launches new Advanced Club Management Program

PGA IGI launches new Advanced Club Management Program
November 20, 2016

Golf club managers who are looking to take the next step in their career can now access a new club management qualification thanks to the PGA International Golf Institute (PGA IGI).

The PGA IGI Advanced Club Management Program incorporates the BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management; a qualification that is ideal for anyone who is looking to advance into a top tier managerial position, or to validate their current skills and knowledge.

Developed in consultation with Golf Management Australia who has exclusively endorsed the program, the PGA IGI Advanced Club Management Program incorporates industry best practice for use in a club setting.

Covering a broad range of club management related subjects; the program’s content has been designed to reflect the educational needs of club managers in an ever-changing industry.

The PGA IGI Advanced Club Management Program focuses on the development of skills and knowledge required to be an effective manager in the club environment.

Geoff Stewart, General Manager of Education at the PGA of Australia, is delighted to see the PGA IGI expand its education and training offerings to the Australian golf industry.

Stewart explains “the PGA IGI Advanced Club Management Program not only gives Club Managers and Administrators access to a nationally accredited qualification via the Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management, but also provides a range of information, resources and templates to improve performance in the workplace.”

The PGA IGI Advanced Club Management Program is fully an online program offering flexibility for those who are employed full time in the golf industry allowing study at times that best the student.

Delivered over two years, learning will focus on the skills and knowledge a Club Manager will use in their role when dealing with staff, members, boards and customers. These include:

• Business, strategic and marketing planning
• Staff management, development and change
• Managing risk and compliance
• Team leadership and employee relations
• Financial management
• Organisational change and development

Students of the program can apply at suitable times that best suit their needs, with rolling monthly intakes.

For further information about the PGA IGI Advanced Club Management Program contact Luke Bryden, Marketing and Student Recruitment Manager, on 07 5657 6116, E:,



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