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GETS Golf Academy

The premiere Golf Academy for aspiring golf professionals. Our comprehensive 3-year National Diploma in Club Professional Golfing prepares students for a career in professional golf. Our experienced team offer personalized attention to help students improve their skills and reach their full potential. With our practical training and internship opportunities, we provide students with hands-on experience to complement their coursework. Upon completion, students can apply for Full PGA Membership, which is recognized in over 40 countries. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you achieve your dreams.


As you move through the years, you choose between a playing career or a career within the

business of golf.

Our diploma is an internationally recognized qualification.

• The PGA Diploma is a 3-year program
• Registered with SAQA at NQF level 5
Gets Golf is accredited to present the program by the PGA of South Africa



You are exposed to and taught the PGA curriculum. A solid academic foundation is essential, but we believe that exposure to hands-on practical experiences stands you in better stead for the future. Our lectures will lay the groundwork for the practical discussions and work environments we set up for you. The best PGA Academy in South Africa.

Golf performance

We improve your golf, your playing skills, your understanding of the game, your fitness, and your psychological approach. 
We balance lectures with on-course play and coaching.
You play order of merit rounds, social rounds, and tournaments throughout the year. We use Upgame, an industry leader in golf statistics. All progress, coaching and education are tracked through Upgame.


The best practice and play facilities in South Africa.

Our Two-tier Floodlit and weatherproof driving range is

a smart range powered by Inrange.
We have private coaching and fitting studios using 

industry-leading technology.
The Randpark Clubhouse has multiple restaurants and venues.

Our on-property gym provides all the equipment that you need.
Two Championship Courses, where we help you learn and play to the best of your ability.

PGA Diploma

PGA Curriculum

National Diploma Subjects

First Year

Introduction To Golf Coaching
Coaching Children
Golf Rules
Introduction To Sport Science
Golf Business Basics
Equipment Technology
Golf World
Golf Retailing

Second Year

Golf Coaching
Equipment Technology
Golf Event Management & Tournament Organization
Business Finance
Business Law
Sport Science

Third Year

Golf Coaching
Managing A Business
Equipment Technology
Personal & Career Development
Business Law
Sport Science

Fairway Hotel Villa

The Fairway Hotel
Spa & Golf Resort

Luxury on property living available through the Fairway Hotel for our PGA Academy Students.

Safe & secure.

Advantages of being a student

You remain an amateur so you can play in amateur tournaments
You get expert help on your swing, golf fitness and on course management
You are part of a group of peers
You are assisted on a full time basis
You have regular lectures from experts on PGA subjects


Players wanting to become members of the PGA are required to pass the following:
Playing ability
Teaching ability
A 5 handicap or better
Working hours – half of which is completed at the Gets Golf Academy

Career opportunities

Tournament Professional
Teaching Professional
Director of Golf
Club Manager
Custom fitter
Sports Management

PGA Academy 2024

Enrolment 2024

Brochure 2024


PGA South Africa
Randpark Club

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