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PGA International Golf Institute

Diploma of Golf Management


The PGA International Golf Institute (PGA IGI) delivers Australia’s only 10459NAT Diploma of Golf Management qualification. Delivered over one year of study, students will undertake a program of academic study and golf development, to take the first steps towards a career in golf.

Since its opening in 2005, the PGA IGI has been a leader in golf education. The qualification was developed by the PGA IGI in consultation with golf industry bodies, covering the best practice principles for the business and management of the golf industry.

Throughout their study, students get access to a number of leaders from the golf industry. Students will also spend time with PGA Golf Professionals who have coached a number of golf’s leading talents. They will gain insight from golf managers, consultants and industry professionals, who will provide them with current skills and knowledge for becoming a golf management specialist.

Students from Australia and around the World commence the PGA IGI Diploma of Golf Management each year to improve their golfing knowledge, skills and competencies. Graduates of the Diploma of Golf Management have successfully gone on to University and PGA Trainee Program, becoming qualified and successful Members in the sport.



The PGA IGI Diploma of Golf Management offers students access to a number of golf’s leaders. Our aim is to provide students with the best knowledge to improve their skills in business, management and for the game of golf.

The program will discuss the latest trends and best management practices that are seen and implemented as part of a manager’s every day roles within the golf industry. They will have access to the latest information, practice methods and technology, from golf’s top brands.

PGA IGI offers year round access to golf courses, IGI golf competitions, game development and coaching from leading Australian PGA Professionals. This all aligns to provide students with outcomes towards a career in golf.



10459NAT Diploma of Golf Management* is a competency based qualification. It aims to provide students with learning outcomes to get them job ready for a career in golf. The program contains 20 units of competency, made up of 17 core and 3 elective units. The areas of study are based around Business, Administration, Management and golf skills.

 * To successfully complete the qualification, students must successfully complete 17 core units of competency and 2 elective units of competency.



Graduates of the PGA IGI use the skills, knowledge and training they receive in their studies to follow their passion and work in the sport they love, golf. The study program prepares our graduates to be job ready to begin their careers, while offering them a qualification that will assist in future career progression. PGA IGI’s graduates have held positions in management at golf clubs, golf organisations, tourism and events organisations, golf academies and many other golf businesses located in Australia and around the world.


Positions that PGA IGI Graduates have gone on to hold within the golf industry include:

  • PGA Teaching Professional
  • General Manager
  • House Manager
  • Golf Operations Manager
  • Director of Golf
  • Sales & Marketing Manager
  • Tournament Coordinator
  • Events Manager
  • Membership Manager
  • Travel & Tourism Specialist
  • Golf Company Representative
  • PGA Professional


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First Instalment AUD4,375.00
Total duration 12 MONTH(S)

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First Instalment AUD4,375.00
Total duration 12 MONTH(S)
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Total number of students: 50

The PGA International Golf Institute 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 recognised 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 learned 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 TraineeshipDiploma, Tour School, University, or Industry outcomes. There are many benefits to the PGA IGI. All programs compliment each other – ensuring you are able to move into more advanced golf training if you choose. Program fees are all inclusive– including full club membership, driving range access, competition fees, uniforms and reading texts.


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  • The PGA IGI is a leader in golf management education. We provide individuals with an interactive and practical learning program, to best prepare our graduates for a career in the golf industry.
  • Work in an industry you have a passion for. PGA IGI Graduates hold positions throughout the golf industry all over the world.
  • You can stand out from the crowd. PGA IGI delivers the only Golf Management qualification of its kind.
  • Your learning occurs all in the one location. Step inside, you are in the classroom. Step outside, you are on the golf course.
  • Surround yourself with golf experts. Learn about industry best practices from managers, consultants and PGA Professionals working within the golf industry.
  • Access PGA IGI student pathways towards Bachelor Degrees at University or to the PGA Trainee Program.

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Gold Coast, Gleneagles Drive 1
Sanctuary Cove QLD 4212

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