This course is designed to help you develop the skills you'll need to begin a career as a golf course manager. It will give you a sound knowledge of greenkeeping practice, as well as teach you how to manage both human and financial resources.
You'll learn management skills specific to golf facilities, as well as the biological management of the course itself through modules on soil science and plant protection.
This course is available by Distance Learning for greenkeepers and course managers in full or part-time employment who would like to continue their studies but are unable to attend college.
Note: Please note that students undertaking this course who are domiciled out with Scotland the qualification title is Advanced Diploma Golf Management. This is a requirement of the awarding body, SQA (Scottish Qualifications Authority). SRUC can assure you that the content and qualification level of the HND and Advanced Diploma are exactly the same.
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