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Golf Club Management

Please note: There will be no first-year student intake in September 2018.

This program emphasizes the development of a broad range of business skills with attention to the specific demands of Golf Club Management. You’ll learn how to keep a facility running smoothly: ensuring the grounds are kept properly, the pro shop is stocked, staff is well trained and food service meets customer expectations. Courses in events management and marketing prepare you to host tournaments and club events. Best of all, you’ll develop these skills through site tours, and training at golf courses across P.E.I.,  while learning techniques and standards from industry professionals. You’ll improve your game, and learn how to improve the game for others.

You will learn all those skills and improve your game while training at a professional outdoor golf facility. Upon graduation, you’ll be ready to go to work, or go for a third year and get your Professional Golf Management diploma.



Todd McGillivray, an aspiring golf club manager from Saskatchewan, traveled across the country to take the program at Holland College.

“I investigated every golf program in Canada before deciding upon Holland College. The courses offered here impressed me the most – especially in terms of a future career in management.”

Graduates of the Golf Club Management program can apply for the third year Professional Golf Management program by following the admission requirements set out in the program description.

Program Facts

Start: September
Length: 2 years
Location: Tourism and Culinary Centre, Charlottetown
Credential: Diploma, Golf Club Management
Minimum passing grade per course:

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Admission Requirements

  • Grade 12 or equivalent with credits at or above the general level
  • Résumé including work and volunteer experience with applicable dates, membership in groups, associations or athletics, awards and distinctions, and any other information about yourself relevant to the program

NOTE: Applicants must have the ability to perform physically challenging tasks.

Graduate Opportunities

Graduates from this program may find employment with:

  • Club management
  • Manufacturer’s representative
  • Retail management
  • Self employment
  • Country clubs and resorts
  • Club house operations
  • Pro shop operations
  • Event management
  • Food and beverage operations
  • Retail sales
  • Golf academies
  • Driving/practice ranges
  • Self employment

The National Occupational Classification (NOC) is the nationally accepted reference on occupations in Canada. It organizes over 40,000 job titles into 500 occupational group descriptions. It is used daily by thousands of people to compile, analyze and communicate information about occupations, and to understand the jobs found throughout Canada’s labour market. This program provides skills training that falls within the duties described in the following: NOC 0513.


Open Academic Studies program

Feeling like you’re not quite ready for college? Check out the Open Academic Studies program.

Credit Courses

Interested in taking a credit course but don’t want to register for an entire program? Credit courses provide credit toward a diploma or certificate program. Holland College has a variety of options for studying part time during the day, or, in some instances, in the evening or on the weekend.

Tuition & Fees

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Degree Pathways

Many Holland College programs have degree pathways. For more information, see our Degree Pathways section.

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