About the PGA International Golf Institute

The PGA International Golf Institute (PGA IGI) offers education through its golf management colleges, combining business and golf training as well as practical golf skills to prepare you for a career in the golf industry. Whether you are interested in a golf career or a career in golf management then the PGA IGI courses will assist you in getting there. The PGA IGI prepares its graduates for a career in the business and management of golf as an industry. Owned by the Professional Golfers Association (PGA) of Australia, the PGA IGI now has an articulation agreement with Griffith University and The International College of Management Sydney (ICMS) which provides the diversity to choose different golf career pathways and with opportunities for elite athletes, coaches and administrators in the golf industry and related business sectors. Our golf professional training program and business qualifications are highly regarded within the industry and are increasingly recognized as the best in the business. We regularly liaise with golf industry experts to ensure that our curriculum and golf training provides the skills and learning outcomes that make our graduates employable. The main benefit for all employers is that our graduates become an asset to the golf industry. PGA IGI training facilitates a number of golf careers including the PGA Trainee Program, Tour School, University, or Industry outcomes. There are many benefits to the PGA IGI. All programs complement each other – ensuring you are able to move into more advanced golf training if you choose. Program fees are all inclusive– including unlimited golf course access, driving range access, competition fees, uniforms and reading texts.

PGA IGI – Graduates in the golf industry

Across the years following graduation from PGA IGI, many students have gone to hold careers in the golf industry. The positions are held in Australia and throughout the world. Job positions that graduates of the PGA IGI currently hold within the golf industry include:

  • Golf Club General Manager
  • Assistant Manager
  • Director of Golf
  • Golf Operations Manager
  • Event Manager
  • Tournament Director
  • Sales & Marketing Manager
  • Golf Tourism Operator
  • Tournament Coordinator
  • Equipment Representative
  • Media Personality
  • Tour Professional
  • Golf Coach
  • Teaching Professional
Programs taught in:
  • English

This school also offers:

Advanced Diploma

PGA International Golf Institute Australia

The Advanced Club Management program is ideal for managers who need to validate their existing club management skills, or are looking to enhance their current knowledge a ... [+]

Advanced Club Management Program

Designed For Existing Golf Supervisors & Managers To Further Their Knowledge, Skills And Learn Industry Best-Practice The PGA IGI Advanced Club Management Program (incorporating BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management) is a management qualification that incorporates best practice principles for use in the club management industry. The study content has been chosen to reflect the educational needs of the golf course and club management industry, covering a broad range of club management subjects for managers in today’s business climate. This Advanced Diploma program is exclusively endorsed by Golf Management Australia (GMA). The Advanced Club Management program is ideal for managers who need to validate their existing club management skills, or are looking to enhance their current knowledge and skills set to advance their career in management. The program is relevant to people in positions at clubs such as General Manager, Club or House Manager, Assistant Manager, Finance Manager, Operations Manager, Golf Course Superintendents or PGA Professionals. Study of the Advanced Club Management program is undertaken through online distance learning, through e-learning platforms. This offers students a flexible learning environment, to manage their distance study and time around the current workplace and other life commitments. The qualification can assist in career progression at the Club and General Manager level, throughout Australia and around the world. Upon successful completion of the study, students graduate with the qualification BSB61015 Advanced Diploma of Leadership and Management. Program Tuition Fee – $10,000... [-]

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