Education

Education Calendar

Jan
31
Tue
PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education – Innovative Ideas to Enhance Your Members Buying Experience @ Online
Jan 31 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education Series

Innovative Ideas to Enhance Your Members Buying Experience

Join us for a 60-minute webinar presented by Brett Eaton, PGA. Topics include:

  • Creative merchandise ideas to connect with members
  • Vendor and Professional Staff support (demo days and short game clinics)
  • Unique display items to engage members (more turns through the golf shop, creates Q&A)
  • Create a buying environment / urgency to purchase (quick turns of merchandise)  key in on members buying habits

Brett Eaton is the Head PGA Professional at Tacoma C&GC. In addition to winning the Western Washington Chapter PGA Merchandiser of the Year Award for Resort facilities eight times, he received Section honors in that category in 2014. He is also the recipient of the 2014 Western Washington Chapter PGA Golf Professional of the Year award.

This webinar will be held via Google Meet. Receive 1 PGA PDR or 1/2 AMP Education Credit for attending.

Feb
9
Thu
OPGA Coaching & Teaching Summit @ Corvallis Club
Feb 9 all-day

The 2023 OPGA Coaching & Teaching Summit is designed for teachers and coaches by OPGA teachers and coaches and will be an educational and networking event for all PNWPGA members to attend, with guests.  It is our goal to better prepare our professionals, teachers and coaches, with the skills and knowledge required to drive meaningful engagement and enjoyment in the game of golf at your facilities. This workshop will bring together like-minded individuals in golf and to discuss the value of coaching and techniques to track, coach skill development, and the future of coaching. These individuals will come together for shared learning and an exchanging of ideas.

7 PGA PDR’s | 1 AMP Education Credit

Feb
16
Thu
PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education – Golf Genius Advanced Training @ Online
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education Series

Golf Genius Advanced Training

Join Tyler Cope, PGA and Justin Scott, PGA for this educational webinar on how to get the most out of the software’s capabilities. You will also have the opportunity to ask questions.

Based on your feedback, we will be covering the following topics in this training:

  • Certification Program
  • Golf Hub
  • Scorecards
  • Portals

This webinar will be held via Google Meet. Receive 1 PGA PDR or 1/2 AMP Credit for attending.

Feb
23
Thu
PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education – 2023 Rules of Golf @ Online
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm

PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education Series

2023 Rules of Golf: New Changes Going Forward and Some Old Basics to Remember

Join us for a 60-minute webinar presented by Chuck West, PGA.

2023 marks the first revision of the rules since the massive 2019 rewrite. Some items that were local rules added in are now standard practice. We will review those as well as other changes made to the rules. We will also hit some basic items to keep you fresh and ready for your 2023 event schedule at the club.

Chuck West is the recipient of the 2017 PNW PGA Perry Williams Award.

This webinar will be held via Google Meet. Receive 1 PGA PDR or 1/2 AMP Education Credit for attending.

Mar
15
Wed
PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education – Women’s Happy Hour @ Online
Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

PNW PGA “Stay Involved” Education Series

Women professionals, join us for a 60-minute video conference. This virtual happy hour is an informal get-together of women leaders in our Section. Join us to discuss challenges and opportunities in the industry. Bring your beverage of choice!
This video conference will be held via Google Meet. Receive 1 PGA Required PDR or 1 /2 AMP Credit for attending.