The Golf Academy at University Park
Students of all ages will improve their game with golf lessons and clinics with our skilled professionals
Golf instruction takes place at our world class practice facility which includes an expansive driving range, two putting greens, a practice bunker and chipping area.
Let our PGA and LPGA golf professionals help you sharpen your skills and get the most out of your game. Private instruction gives you one-on-one personal attention where you can focus on specific aspects of your game. Broaden your skills and knowledge in a group setting at any one of our innovative programs including 2 and 3 Day Golf Schools, daily clinics and camps.
To find out more about our Golf Academy programs or to sign up call the Golf Pro Shop at 941-359-9999.
MEN’S & LADIES’ GOLF CLINICS10:00 - 11:00 a.m.
$25 per person/ per clinic
Men every Tuesday • Ladies every Wednesday
Daily topics vary by clinic and include putting, chipping, irons, driver/hybrids, bunker play and specialty shots. Max per class 10 students on a first come, first serve basis.
3-DAY TOTAL GOLF SCHOOL9:00 am - 11:30 am - 3 consecutive mornings
$349 per person. $100 deposit required.
Our most comprehensive and thorough golf program! Our 3-Day School covers your entire game at an ideal pace to foster learning, development, practice and retention and is taught at a maximum Student/Instructor 4-to-1 ratio. Students will receive individual video swing instruction and analysis plus one lunch voucher.
- Refine mechanics of the short game and pitching
- Putting skills improvement, green reading techniques and putter fitting
- Bunker play technique and skills improvement
- Individual swing instruction using advanced swing analysis software
February 26, 27, 28
March 19, 20, 21
2-DAY GOLF SCHOOL9:00 am - 12:00 p.m. - 2 consecutive mornings
$299 per student (100 deposit required)
Our 2-Day School gives you six hours of instruction covering the entire game at an ideal pace for learning, development, practice and retention with an ideal 4-to-1 Student/Instructor ratio. One lunch voucher included.
- Full swing instruction with video analysis
- Refine mechanics of the short game and pitching
- Bunker play improvement
- Putting techniques and skills
Morning and Afternoon schools available
1-DAY GOLF SCHOOL
$175 per person ($100 deposit required)
Students will receive individual video instruction and analysis plus one lunch voucher.
- Refine your short game mechanics
- Putting techniques and skills improvement
- Bunker play and technique improvement
- Full swing instruction using advanced video analysis and swing improvement recommendations
January 23 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon
February 19 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon
March 12 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon
March 30 2:00 – 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m - 12:30 p.m.
1-DAY SHORT GAME SCHOOL
$199 per student ($100 deposit required)
Improve your short game! Students receive short game assessment and instruction and V1 Video analysis of mechanics with take home practice techniques and a lunch voucher.
- Refine putting strokes, improve green reading and putter fitting
- Improve pitching and chipping techniques
- Greenside bunker play and skill improvements
$125 per person
LADIES' FIRST SWING BEGINNER SERIES
This new series begins with three consecutive Monday clinics providing the basics and how-to information you will need to experience the beautiful scenery and friendly camaraderies of the great game of golf! This series is all about getting out there and feeling what it's like to be a golfer. Then you will have one day on-course playing in a casual, guided, three-hole scramble event paired with a First Swing buddy.
March 19, 26, April 2 [4:00-5:00 p.m.] and April 27 On-Course [4:00-5:30 p.m.]
$125 per person
LADIES' SECOND SWING BEGINNER SERIES
This series is for those who completed the First Swing Series and are looking to continue with a variety of instruction and playing opportunities.
January 8, 15, 22 [4:00-5:00 p.m.] and January 26 On-Course [4:00-5:30 p.m.]
4:00 pm - 5:15 pm
CLINIC AND A COCKTAIL
$35 per person includes post-clinic cocktail
Start with a warm up clinic, play three holes with a pro, then finish with a drink. Happy golf meets happy hour!
SATURDAY MORNING DROP-IN CLINICS WITH SUE ERTL10:30 - 11:30 am
$25 per person / per clinic.
Each week includes one full swing and one short game topic. Sign up in the golf pro shop or just "drop-in". 2018 Clinics
January 6, 11, 20, 27
February 3, 10, 17, 24
March 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
April 7, 14, 21, 28
$125 per person | 5 week series
GET GOLF READY 1.0
A program conducted in conjunction with the PGA of America and their "Grow the Game" initiative.
Designed for the new golfer or anyone who wants to be reintroduced to the game. All aspects of the game will be covered from putting to on-course Instruction. Build a strong foundation for your future in the game of golf. Golf clubs provided, if needed. Bring yourself and a willingness to learn.
February 6, 13, 20, 27, March 6 - 5:00 - 6:15 p.m.
May 22, 29, June 5, 12, 19 - 6:00 - 7:15 p.m.
GET GOLF READY 2.0$125 per person | 5 week series
A program conducted in conjunction with the PGA of America and their "Grow the Game" initiative. This program is designed for the golfer who has completed the first Get Golf Ready 1.0 class or for the intermediate players. All aspects of the game will be covered in more detail. Continue to learn the game of golf in a fun, group atmosphere.
April 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8 - 6:00 - 7:15 p.m.
July 10, 17, 24, 31, August 7 - 6:00 - 7:15 p.m.
FREE SWING ANALYSIS AND GAME ASSESSMENT11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
15 Minutes - By Appointment Only
Let our PGA and LPGA golf professionals take you through a eries of swings and review and make the necessary suggestions and recommendations on how to take your game to the next level. During your swing analysis our instructors will look at your grip, setup including posture, take-away, backswing, downswing, balance and finishing position. Limited to one session per person.
January 5, 2018
JUNIOR AND TEEN CAMPSLet our PGA/LPGA Golf Professionals show your young golfers the basics and fundamentals of the golf swing in a fun and friendly atmosphere.
Junior Golf Clinics – Ages 6-16
$20 per person | 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
The foundation for a good golfer starts early and our one hour junior clinics are a great way to get your young golfer on the path to success. Clubs are provided if needed.
Summer Junior Golf Camps – Ages 6-12
$149 per person | 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Four day camps with quality golf instruction covering all aspects of the game including full swing, putting, chipping, safety, rules and etiquette in a friendly group atmosphere. Healthy snacks, drinks, daily prizes and lunch are included.
June 11, 12, 13 and 15
July 9, 10, 11 and 13
Summer Youth/Teenage Camp – Ages 13 – 18
$199 per person | 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
Learn the fundamentals of your swings, scoring shots and putting. We’ll analyze and solve various shot selection situations based on your game and have you playing better golf and having more fun on the course. Great for those that play in a high school league or looking to be more competitive.
June 25, 26, 27 and 29
July 23, 24, 25 and 27
Contact our golf pro shop for more information on their upcoming schedules at 941-359-9999.