Upcoming Education Programs

Open to all NEPGA Members & Apprentices

 

 


NEPGA Teaching Cracker Barrel - NEW!
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Date & Time
Monday, November 27th   10:00 am to 1:00 pm

 

Location
The Harmon Golf Club, 168 Concord Street, Rockland, MA 02370

 

MSR Credits
3 PGA Education MSR Required Hours

 

Fee
Free
 

USGA/NEPGA Tournament Management Program Workshops
Registration is currently open for the November workshop:
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for the November 29th Workshop

Dates & Time
All workshops are from 9:30am - 12:00pm (Registration - 9:30am, Workshop - 10am-12pm)

Wednesday, November 29
Wednesday,  January 17:  click here to register for the January 17th Workshop
Wednesday, February 14:  click here to register for the February 14th Workshop
Wednesday, March 21:  click here to register for the March 21st Workshop

Location
Kirkbrae Country Club (197 Old River Rd Lincoln, RI 02865)

Overview

Learn how to utilize the USGA Tournament Management Program (aka Golf Genius) as your tournament software.  Each workshop focuses on a different aspect of the software, with the actual construction of an event as part each session—make sure you bring your laptop or tablet! Each event will be conducted by a team consisting of a RIGA staff member and a PGA Professional in an interactive setting.

Schedule:
November 29 - Creating, Running and Scoring Club Tournaments (Stroke Play and Bracketed Match Play)
January 17 - Creating and Running a Year-Long League
February 14 - Running Your Round-Robin Events (Member-Member and Member-Guest)
March 21 - Creating Additional Revenue Streams with USGA Tournament Management


Presenters
Robert Ward, Executive Director, Rhode Island Golf Assocation
Jim McKenna, Dir. Of Rules and Competitions, RIGA
Tyler Malo, Managing Dir. of Communications/GHIN Services, RIGA


MSR Credits
2 PGA Education MSR Required credits per workshop

Fee
$20 per person, includes lunch after the workshop



NEPGA Merchandising Workshop
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Date & Time
Wednesday, December 6th,  9am-1:30pm

Location
Foxborough Country Club (33 Walnut Street, Foxborough, MA 02035)

Overview

Explore additional opportunities for sales that await you in your golf shop.  Industry experts will share their philosophies and ideas with you to help you grow your business. Sponsored by FootJoy, Martin/Fennec Golf and Titleist. Continental Breakfast and Lunch included.

9-9:30am  Registration and Sponsor Mingle
9:30-10:15  Digital Marketing (Social Media, Email and Online Presence) / Chris Garrett, Director of Consumer Marketing-FootJoy
10:30-11:15 Corporate Custom Business and How it Makes Your Sales Thrive / David O'Connell, Director of Golf Ball Sales-Titleist
11:30-12:15  Lunch
12:15-1:30pm   How Visual Merchandising Increases Your Sales / Andrea Rowan, Lead Visual Merchandiser-- Martin/Fennec Golf

Presenters

Chris Garrett, Director of Consumer Marketing-FootJoy
David O'Connell, Director of Golf Ball Sales-Titleist
Andrea Rowan, Lead Visual Merchandiser—Martin/Fennec Golf


MSR Credits
4 PGA Education MSR Required hours

Fee
$30 per person

 



 


 

Earn 15 PGA Education MSR Credits by watching all of the seminar videos from the 2017 PGA Merchandise Show on PGA.org. PGA members can receive two (2) PGA Education MSR Credits by watching a video from the list and taking an assessment at the conclusion of the video. Click the image above to begin.