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Boost your skills to help grow your club

Club management courses

Training gives you the chance to polish your skills and understand what it takes to manage your club effectively.

The Golf Club Managers’ Association (GCMA) and the Club Managers Association of Europe (CMAE) run education and training opportunities in England.

View some of their golf club management courses below.


GCMA – Diploma in Golf Club Management

The GCMA has partnered the PGA and the British and International Golf Greenkeepers’ Association (BIGGA) to create this qualification.

You can study at your own pace, over a maximum of three years, and explore all aspects of managing a golf club.

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GCMA – BA (Hons) Golf Club Management degree

The GCMA’s BA (Hons) Golf Club Management degree launched in 2021 and is delivered by Cornwall College.

The course builds on the content of the GCMA’s Diploma and is a three-year full-time course, or six-year part-time qualification, suitable for new or existing golf club managers.

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CMAE Management Development Programme

This programme offers a series of courses and learning opportunities to those already working as general managers and in other senior positions in clubs, and to those who aspire to these roles in the future.

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Training and Development

View all training and development links on our club support pages.