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April 10, 2017 – A Carolinas Area I Education Event to be held at The Cliffs at Mountain Park in

Marietta, SC on Monday, April 10th beginning at 9:00am with registration and a continental

breakfast. The summit concludes with a business meeting and lunch. Attendees are welcome to

play golf following the event. The objective of the Summit is to create an open forum to discuss

philosophies and share teaching methods and best practices along with discussing the business of

Area I.


Below are the details:

9:00-9:15 Registration and continental breakfast

9:15 Introduction on the Summit objective(s)

9:20-10:05 Vance Ferrigno "Developing Speed in Athletes of all Ages and Mobilities"

10:05-10:25 Q&A with Vance Ferrigno

10:25-10:30 Break

10:30-10:55 Kevin Britt "Creating the Culture to Grow Golf and Skill Sets"

10:55-11:10 Q&A with Kevin Britt

11:15-12:00 Shawn Koch "Making More Putts, A Simple System for a Complex Problem"

12:00-12:15 Q&A with Shawn Koch

12:20-12:50 Area I Business with Brett Miller

12:55-1:15 Lunch

1:15 Shot Gun


Cost of the Summit is $55.00 which includes continental breakfast, lunch and golf. Registration is

limited to the first 28 participants. For more information or to register, contact Sean P. Kennedy,

Golf Coach and NG360 Golf Performance Specialist at 864.508.1736 (mobile) or by email


To receive proper membership service requirement (MSR) Credits, Carolinas PGA members must send copies of their MSR certificates or other documentation of the event to the Carolinas PGA office.

Seminars outside The PGA or not on the approved list may be honored upon submission of documentation detailing the course content and length, as well as a certificate of completion or transcripts.  If honored, MSR Credits will be awarded as stipulated by MSR Rules and Regulations.

Receive Credits Online!
Complimentary online PGA Education is now available through  

These courses can be found by clicking on the following link and logging in with your username & password. Online Videos

There are multiple online video seminars.  PGA members can receive one (1) to two (2) PGA Education MSR by watching a video from the list, and taking an assessment at the conclusion of the video.

MSR credit may be earned only one time for any online MSR course. In order to earn MSR credit, you must score a 70% or higher on the assessment. If you do not score 70% or higher, you will be allowed one (1) re-take opportunity. You will be directed to the assessment when the video concludes.

Click here for the list of Area Meetings and Golf Challenges. Not sure which Area you belong to? View Our Area Map

Click here for a link to the Hilton Head Chapter seminars and forum.

Be sure to check out your allied associations such as and (among many others) for their educational opportunities.






Click Here to view 2017 Player Development Workshop Slideshow

***This slideshow is intended only for those who have attended the workshop.  You may not benefit from viewing the slideshow without having attended the workshop***

PGA HOPE Instructor Training for the new HOPE Asheville chapter took place on Tuesday, February 28.  Eight Professionals became certified instructors under the tutelage of Master Professional Judy Alvarez, PGA.  The session included both indoor and outdoor educations and all participants received a copy of Broken Tees and Mended Hearts.  To read more, please Click Here…