Throughout the course you will develop competencies in key skills required for employment in the industry or progression to degree level study. You will also develop an understanding of coaching theories, scientific principles relating to skill acquisition and fitness as well as the importance of research informing effective practice.
The course is also designed to provide you with the skills, knowledge and understanding of working with advanced performers in golf and how to analyse ad develop performance in more demanding competitive situations.
You will study a wide range of subjects including Golf Coaching: Advanced Skills, Improving Coaching of Sports, Fitness Conditioning, Psychology of Sports Performance, Research Investigation in Sports and Sports Mechanics.
2 Highers plus evidence of regular participation in golf, such as Handicap level and club membership. Or Professional Golf (Certificate), or other relevant national qualifications at SCQF Level 7