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PGA Class A members are exempt from the Level I and II education programs and testing. The LPGA T&CP will provide PGA Class A members with the Level I & II manuals (as digital copies only) in order to prepare for the Level III testing requirements. The online knowledge checks serve as a study guides to review this material; they are not pass/fail.
The Level III Practical Evaluation is where the member will give two (2) golf lessons and will be graded based on the 12 components of an LPGA Lesson. These components are listed and explained in detail here.
The information to execute each of these components are laid out in the logical progression of a lesson throughout the 16 chapters of the 3 LPGA manuals (provided as digital copies only).
The chart below lists the 7 required and recommended requirements to complete the LPGA T&CP Class A certification.
|Application||Class A PGA Member Price||Non-PGA Member Price|
Note: PGA Class A members are exempt from the Playing Ability Test (PAT)
|Level I — Knowledge Check
Upon completion of the application, you will be sent the LPGA manual and access to a 25 question, multiple choice and true/false quiz. The questions will cover:
|Level II — Knowledge check
25 question multiple choice and True/False quiz. The questions will cover:
|Practical Teaching Evaluation Webinar
Submit 2 Lesson Videos for Review and Feedback
|Level III Practical Prep-course & Evaluation
Four (4) day workshop and evaluation
The LPGA Practical Teaching Evaluation (PTE) is designed to evaluate the ability to demonstrate knowledge of the physical and psychological principles for creating improved golf performance.
Level III Written Evaluation & Handbook
70 questions: multiple choice and True/False online
Note: After you attend the TEP Level II class, you have a maximum of one (1) full calendar year to take the Written Exam and submit your Teacher Handbook.
Guidelines are in section 16 of the LPGA manual (provided as a digital copy only).