Throughout the course you will develop competencies in key skills required for employment in the industry or progression to degree level of study. You will gain and understanding of coaching theories and scientific principles relating to skill acquisition and fitness as well as the importance of research informing effective practice.
You will develop invaluable skills, knowledge and experience of working with advanced performers in golf and how to analyse and develop more demanding and competitive training sessions. You will also gain an understanding of operational and management considerations for working in the golf industry.
You will study a wide range of subjects including Golf Coaching Advanced Performance Skills; Sports Mechanics; Event Management; Research Investigation; Psychology of Performance.
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.