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ASQ Level 3 Certificate in Coaching Golf

Please note, Level 3 and Level 4 applications are currently closed, as both qualifications are in the process of being reviewed and developed to support and develop coaches as effectively as possible. The detail and structure of the qualifications will be subject to review and change going forward. 

The PGA manages and delivers the ASQ Level 3 Certificate in Coaching Golf; a qualification aimed at ambitious coaches looking to expand their skills and knowledge on their journey towards becoming an expert coach within their chosen field.

The Level 3 qualification will help you to continue your development as the 'right coach in the right place at the right time'.  This is the PGA's vision for the future of golf coaching, ensuring:

  • More people playing golf
  • More people achieving their potential
  • More people staying in golf
  • Better performances on a world stage 

After completion of the Level 3 Certificate in Coaching Golf, you will be able to:

  • Plan, implement, analyse and revise annual golf coaching programmes for golfers with a range of abilities and experience
  • Provide appropriate golf advice and solutions to individuals attending coaching sessions
  • Understand the science behind golfing performance and coaching
  • Understand the importance of reflection in your personal practice

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Pathway to Level 3

The diagram on the left depicts the pathway to Level 3.  To gain the Level 3 Certificate in Coaching Golf you will need to successfully complete either the Advanced Certificate in Golf Coaching or a specific, appropriate PGA approved CPD programme1and the PGA Level 3 coaching course.

  1Only available to PGA Members who qualified prior to 31 December 2007 and by agreement with the PGA Coaching Department.


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