Course Content

European Golf Teachers Federation Course Content Details

The EGTF Diploma course covers all aspects of teaching, from psychology to teaching total beginners, working on the setup, through to all parts of the short game including the use of video technology, and with our innovative teaching methods, it is designed to be an accelerated training programme for the students that attend.

  • The EGTF Diploma Course is quality assured against the standards outlined in the course information.  This Course really is the stepping stone to realising your dreams and changing your life.
  • We use the latest theories from the world of golf, incorporating science and sports biomechanics, to ensure each student goes away armed with all of the latest teaching techniques.
  • Our methods ensure students will be able to give a simple, professional golf lesson by the end of the week.

Course Content includes the following aspects

  • Improving your own game.
  • Teaching you how to teach.
  • Every area of the game will be comprehensively covered so that each student will be made to feel comfortable in both written and teaching situations.

Shot Demonstration Assessment.

During the course attendees will be assessed on their ability to effectively demonstrate golf shots.

  • A practical Teaching Test. (Based on the detection and correction of swing errors)
  • Psychology of learning 
  • Specialised Children’s Teaching
  • Video Teaching and Analysis – Extensive use will be made of video as a teaching and learning aid
  • Fitness for Golf – Including pupil Warm-Ups and Warm Downs
  • Common sense golf teaching ideas.
  • Dissection of the set-up and golf swing
  • Detection and correction of swing errors
  • Teaching trouble shots
  • Teaching golf course management

We have taught people from all walks of life over the last 25 years, including  US Open Champions, European Tour Winners, Solheim Cup Captains. All who attend the course have a passion for teaching golf. >> Read More

The EGTF golf instructor school is an informative and friendly pathway into a career in teaching golf.

Peter Dunne – Master Golf Professional
EGTF – President

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