Certification

  1. The person must be at least 18 years of age and must submit proof of age along with the entry form. The applicant shall be of sound mind and should not have been convicted by a court of law of any criminal offence or that of moral turpitude.
  2. The NGAI shall withdraw accreditation / classification of an individual if it is found that he/she was not eligible or has knowingly given false information.
  3. It is recommended that the individual knows how to read and write English in view of the examinations that they would have to appear for in future.
  4. In case a professional wants to sit for re-test, he/she needs to write to ngai@indiangolfunion.org requesting the same. In case the NGAI committee finds the appeal genuine, a re-test shall be done at a fee of INR 20,000/-. In the re-test, at least one of the Teaching Staff who conducted the initial course & test, shall be on the panel.

Playing Ability Test

  1. PAT shall be taken as the scores of the first two rounds of an IGU Categorised Amateur / Ladies tournament other than the All India Amateur.
  2. Attendees wanting to give a PAT are to send application by email to Director General, Indian Golf Union at dg@indiangolfunion.org and pay the entry fee at the venue to the IGU Tournament Director. Applicants do not have to play the qualifier event.
  3. All PAT attendees will play off the same tees as all other players.
  4. Passing score for two days is 14 over for under 50 years of age and 20 over for Seniors above 50.
  5. PAT will also be organised by NGAI and the dates shall be announced on NGAI website.
  6. Result of PAT is valid for 18 months.
  1. International Tour Players: Indian and Foreign Golf Playing Professionals who have held a Tour Card for 5 years or more on the Men’s Asian, Australian, European, Japanese or US Tours are exempt from the Playing Ability Test (PAT). They are eligible to directly register and attend the annual Category “B” Certification Course and take the exam. If the exam is successfully cleared they will be certified as a Category “B” Teaching Professional else they will be classified as a Category ‘C’ Teaching Professional.
  2. Indian and Foreign Golf Playing Professionals who have held an Indian Men’s Tour card for 5 years or more are exempt from the Playing Ability Test (PAT). They are eligible to directly register and attend the annual Category “C” Certification Course and take the exam. If the exam is successfully cleared they will be certified as a Category “C” Teaching Professional, else they will be classified as a Category “D” Teaching Professional.
  3. The Indian Men’s Tour players and the top 50% of the money earners list in the Indian Women’s Tour are exempt from the Playing Ability Test (PAT). They are eligible to directly register and attend the apprenticeship course with NGAI Teaching Staff, Assistant Teaching Staff & Technical Staff and then do the Category ‘D’ Course and take the exam. If the exam is successfully cleared they will be certified as a Category ‘D’ Teaching Professional, else they will not be classified.
  4. Foreign Teaching Professionals: Foreign Teaching Golf Professionals must apply in writing and receive permission to teach golf in India. They must be members of a PGA training programme which is recognised by the PGA of Europe or members of a recognised PGA with a similar training programme.
  5. Special Cases (e.g. Amateur players who have represented India, Arjuna Awardees, etc.) The NGAI will review each case on its individual merits. All individuals wanting to apply for special dispensation or consideration must submit their case in writing to the Managing Committee at least eight weeks prior to the candidate appearing for the relevant course, stating clearly their reasons for application under this exemption. Amateurs applying under this category will be given an exemption from the Playing Ability Test (PAT) only. The NGAI reserves the right to reject any application without assigning any reason.

D COURSE

CATEGORY D COURSE – SCHEDULE
Time Description
DAY 1
8 – 9.45am Ball Flight
9.45 – 10.15am Break
10.15am – 12noon Ball Flight
12 – 1.30pm Lunch
1.30 – 2.30pm Pre Swing Principles
2.30 – 3pm Break
3 – 4pm Pre Swing Principles

 

DAY 2
8 – 9.45am Giving A Lesson With Ball Flight & Pre Swing
9.45 – 10.15am Break
10.15am – 12noon Ballistics
12 – 1.30pm Lunch
1.30 – 2.30pm Basic Club Fitting
2.30 – 3pm Break
3 – 4pm Giving A Lesson With Ball Flight & Pre Swing

 

DAY 3
8 – 9.45am Mind In Golf (Basic Intro)
9.45 – 10.15am Break
10.15am – 12noon Rules Of Golf
12 – 1.30pm Lunch
1.30 – 2.30pm Giving A Lesson With Ball Flight & Pre Swing
2.30 – 3pm Break
3 – 4pm Teaching Juniors

 

DAY 4
8 – 9.45am Golf Fitness/Building Champions
9.45 – 10.15am Break
10.15am – 12noon Putting
12 – 1.30pm Lunch
1.30 – 2.30pm Short Game
2.30 – 3pm Break
3 – 4pm Short Game

 

DAY 5
8 – 9.45am Ball Flight
9.45 – 10.15am Break
10.15am – 12noon Pre Swing
12 – 1.30pm Lunch
1.30 – 2.30pm Practical Exam
2.30 – 3pm Break
3 – 4pm Practical Exam

 

DAY 6
9 – 11am Revision
11 – 11.30am Break
11.30am – 1pm Written Exam
1 – 1.30pm Q & A

D to C COURSE

D TO C COURSE – SCHEDULE
Time Description Remark
DAY 1 – MONDAY
9-11am Essentials of a Good Instructor & How to Teach Teaching Staff
11-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1pm Ball Flight Laws Teaching Staff
1-2pm Lunch  
2-3.30pm Ball Flight Laws Teaching Staff
3.30-4pm Break  
4-5pm Application of Ball Flight Laws Teaching Staff

 

DAY 2 – TUESDAY
9-11am Application of Ball Flight Laws Teaching Staff
11-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1pm The Basics – Grip/Setup Discussion Teaching Staff
1-2pm Lunch  
2-3.30pm Long Game – Practical Teaching Staff
3.30-4pm Break  
4-5pm Review of Day 1 & 2 Teaching Staff

 

DAY 3 – WEDNESDAY
9-11am The Full Swing Teaching Staff
11-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1pm The Full Swing – Video Analysis Teaching Staff
1-2pm Lunch  
2-3.30pm Practical – How to Teach Teaching Staff
3.30-4pm Break  
4-5pm The Short Game – Putting Teaching Staff

 

DAY 4 – THURSDAY
9-11am The Short Game – Chipping, Pitching & Bunkers Teaching Staff
11-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1pm Practical – Short Game Teaching Staff
1-2pm Lunch  
2-3.30pm Practical – How to Teach Teaching Staff
3.30-4pm Break  
4-5pm Junior Golf Teaching Staff

 

DAY 5 – FRIDAY
9-11am Review – Short Game & Play from Different Lies Teaching Staff
11-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1pm Introduction to Club Fitting Teaching Staff
1-2pm Lunch  
2-3.30pm Question Hour Teaching Staff
3.30-4pm Break  
4-5pm Review of Course/In Class Evaluations Teaching Staff

 

DAY 6 – SATURDAY
9-11am Theory Examination Teaching Staff
11-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1pm Review / Q & A Teaching Staff

C to B COURSE

C TO B COURSE – SCHEDULE
Time Description
DAY 1 – MONDAY
9.00-9.30am Completion of Registration Formalities
9.30-11.00am Chapter 1-The role of the Golf Instructor/Coach
11.00-11.30am Break
11.30-1.00pm Chapter 2-Principles and Preferences-A Model for Swing Analysis
1.00-2.00pm Lunch
2-3.30pm Practical Session Reinforcing Chapter 1 and 2
3.30-4.00pm Break
4.00-5.00pm The Basic Fundamentals

 

DAY 2 – TUESDAY
9.00-10.30am Chapter 3 the Full Swing Principles
10.30-11.00am Break
11.00am-12.00 Noon Chapter 6 Special Shots and Unusual Conditions
12.00-1.00pm Indoor Presentation
1.00-2.00pm Lunch
2.00-3.30pm Practical Session Reinforcing Chapter 3 and 6
3.30-4.00pm Break
4.00-5.00pm Practical Session on Short Game (Chapter 5)

 

DAY 3 – WEDNESDAY
9.00-10.30am Chapter 7 Equipment
10.30-11.00am Break
10.30am-1pm Clubfitting
11.00-12.00 Noon Chapter 8 Physical Assessment of a Golfer
12.00-1.00pm Watch a Video/Short Game/Putting
1.00-2.00pm Lunch
2.00-3.30pm Practical Session Testing for Practicals
3.30-4.00pm Break
4.00-5.00pm Practical Session on Short Game/Putting Q&A (Chapter 5)

 

DAY 4 – THURSDAY
9.00am-1.00pm Trackman Presentation by Romit Bose
1.00-2.00pm Lunch
2.00-3.30pm Practical Exam/Assessment
3.30-4.00pm Break
4.00-5.00pm Practical Exam/Assessment

 

DAY 5 – FRIDAY
9.00-10.30am Chapter 9 The Mental Side of Golf
10.30-11.00am Break
11.00am-12.00 Noon Chaper 10 Coaching Juniors
12.00-1.00pm Indoor Video Presentation
1.00-2.00pm Lunch
2.00-3.30pm Practical Exam/Assessment
3.30-4.00pm Break
4.00-5.00pm Practical Session Q&A (Chapter 5)

 

DAY 6 – SATURDAY
9.00-10.00am Review Feedback and Closing
10.00-10.30am Break
10.30-11.00am Theory Exam for those eligible, Others can depart

B to A COURSE

B TO A COURSE – SCHEDULE
Time Description Remark
DAY 1 – MONDAY
9.00-11.00am Introduction To Course / A Class instructor Teaching Staff
11.00-11.30am Submission Of Presentation / Break  
11.30am-1.00pm The Basics – Grip / Aim / Setup – Discussion NGAI Manual
1.00-2.00pm Lunch  
2.00-3.30pm Swing Basics – Rules Vs Preference NGAI Manual
3.30-4.00pm Break  
4.00-5.00pm Ball Flight Laws NGAI Manual

 

DAY 2 – TUESDAY
9.00-11.00am Presentation 1 Attendee
11.00-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1.00pm Presentation 2 Attendee
1.00-2.00pm Lunch  
2.00-3.30pm Short Game 1 NGAI Manual
3.30-4.00pm Break  
4.00-5.00pm Short Game 2 NGAI Manual

 

DAY 3 – WEDNESDAY
9.00-11.00am Presentation 3 Attendee
11.00-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1.00pm Presentation 4 Attendee
1.00-2.00pm Lunch  
2.00-3.30pm Long Game – Practical Outdoor
3.30-4.00pm Break  
4.00-5.00pm Case Study / NGAI DVD / Trackman / K Vest Teaching Staff

 

DAY 4 – THURSDAY
9.00-11.00am Presentation 5 Attendee
11.00-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1.00pm Presentation 6 Attendee
1.00-2.00pm Lunch  
2.00-3.30pm Long Game – Practical Outdoor
3.30-4.00pm Break  
4.00-5.00pm Short Game Practical Outdoor

 

DAY 5 – FRIDAY
9.00-11.00am Long Game – Practical Outdoor
11.00-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1.00pm Short Game Practical Outdoor
1.00-2.00pm Lunch  
2.00-3.30pm Question Hour Teaching Staff
3.30-4.00pm Break  
4.00-5.00pm Review Of Course / In Class Evaluations Teaching Staff

 

DAY 6- SATURDAY
9.00-11.00am Theory Examination Teaching Staff
11.00-11.30am Break  
11.30am-1pm Answers And Evaluations Teaching Staff

REFRESHER COURSE

REFRESHER COURSE – 2018

 

REFRESHER COURSE ATTENDEES 2017
S. No. NAME COURSE YEAR VENUE
1 ASGAR ALI East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
2 MD. KHOKAN East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
3 ANIL SAMANTA East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
4 ASHISH SAMANTA East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
5 GOLAM ALI MOLLA East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
6 SHASHI RAJ SINHA East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
7 JOGANANDA GOGAI East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
8 REENA SINGH East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
9 SK MANNAN East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
10 RANBIR MEHTA East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
11 REJWAN ALI MOLLA East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
12 CHINI ALI MOLLA East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
13 RAJU ALI MOLLA East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
14 RAFICK ALI MOLLAH East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
15 YUSUF ALI East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
16 AJIT DAS East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
17 NUR HUSSAIN SARDAR East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
18 SK HASEM East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
19 BINOD PANDEY East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
20 NABIN MANDAL East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
21 ARIF ALI MOLLA East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
22 SANKAR LAL East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
23 SWAPAN TUNG East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
24 MINTU BANIK East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
25 RAJU GHOSH East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
26 SUDARSHAN SARKAR East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
27 UDAYJIT BHALOTIA East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
28 SK PATAL East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
29 ANWAR ALI East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
30 TARAK ROY East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
31 MONTU SARKAR East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
32 AKBAR ALI East Zone Refresher Course 2018 Tolly Airtel Golf Center
33 AJAY GAIKWAD West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
34 RAJU SINDHE West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
35 GURKI SHERGILL West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
36 NIKHIL KUMAR West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
37 MURUGAN PERIYATHAMPI West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
38 AJAY SHASHIKANT CONTROLLU West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
39 MANOHAR RATAN DHANGIDE West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
40 YASHWANT BAMNE  West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
41 MAHENDRA BAMNE West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
42 GANESH MISTRY West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
43 CHANDER MISTRY West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
44 MANOHAR DIKE West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
45 MAHESH A RASHINKAR West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
46 WILSON D’MELLO West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
47 PRAVIN DHUMAL West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
48 BHARAT KHARAT West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
49 GAUTAM GAIKWAD West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
50 UMESH ANGRE West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
51 NAMIT KUMAR ACHARYA West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
52 PRAVIN PATHARE West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
53 H.SUNIL KUMAR West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
54 RAJIV DATAR West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
55 MAGAN SUBBARAO West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
56 SACHIN NIGADE West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
57 ROHAN MANHAS West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
58 PRASHANT DHUMAL West Zone Refresher Course 2018 Oxford Golf Resorts
59 SAMEER SHAIKH South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
60 GANAPATHI South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
61 MANJU BH South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
62 VINOD KS South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
63 B NAGARAJU South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
64 MANJUNATH R South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
65 JASPAL SINGH South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
66 RAKESH South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
67 SRINIVAS R South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
68 SURESH C South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
69 MADHUSUDHAN CS South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
70 BHASKAR S South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
71 P SIVAMOORTHY South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
72 BABU S South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
73 MURTHY R South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
74 ANJAN KUMAR South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
75 S JOHN ROYAN South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
76 R MUTHU South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
77 RAJU YK South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
78 K MADESH South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
79 HARISH HS South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
80 SHANKAR K South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
81 DHAN SINGH South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
82 C MADESH South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
83 AROKIANATHAN South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
84 LOKESH LAKSHMAN South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
85 L SILVA DURAI South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
86 ASHOK S South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
87 AKBAR PASHA South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
88 GEORGE PUSHPARAJ South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
89 JAYARAJ K South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
90 ANIL N South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
91 ABDUL RAHEEM KHAN South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
92 MOHAMMED ARIF South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
93 VIKAS I South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
94 SANDEEP SYAL South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
95 PRADYUMNA PRAKASH South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
96 RK RAJ South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
97 BAKSHU South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
98 AJAS South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
99 G MANOHARAN South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
100 N SRINIVAS South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
101 P KUMAR South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
102 BABU J South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
103 NIKKI PONAPPA South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
104 THIYAGRAJ S South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
105 P MURUGAN South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
106 AFROZ PASHA South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
107 R SARVANAN South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
108 L GOPI South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
109 F LAWRANCE South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
110 N SUDARSHAN South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
111 M PRAKASH South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
112 RAVI KUMAR G South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
113 HARISH K South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
114 M ANAND South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
115 C KUMAR South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
116 PRABHU P South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
117 ANTHONY LAWRANCE South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
118 SURESH R GOWDA South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
119 DURGA PRASAD South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
120 SHYAM SUNDAR RAO South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
121 SATISH KUMAR SWAMY South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
122 SRIKANTA South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
123 C PUTTARAJ South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
124 GOPI S South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
125 MANJUNATH N South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
126 ROOVESH South Zone Refresher Course 2018 Bangalore Golf Club
127 ABHAY SINGH CHAUHAN North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
128 ARJUN MALIK North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
129 COL. JAIPREET SINGH North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
130 DARSHAN LAL North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
131 KARANBIR SINGH LALL North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
132 KULDEEP TANWAR North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
133 PAL SINGH North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
134 RAHUL MALIK North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
135 RAHUL SINGH PATHANIA North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
136 RAJESH KUMAR North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
137 RISHI RAJ SAINI North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
138 SHAHID ALI North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
139 SARVAR HUSSAIN North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
140 SIDDHART SEMWAL North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
141 TAVLEEN BATRA North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
142 VANI KAPOOR North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
143 AMIT KUMAR North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
144 SHYAM LAL North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
145 MUKESH North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
146 RD SINGH North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
147 MD BASHEER North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
148 SURJEET KAUR North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
149 ASHU North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
150 MOHD SAHUN North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
151 SRICHAND GUPTA North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
152 RAJINDER North Zone Refresher Course 2018 DLF Golf Academy
152 AJAY CHITLEKAR NGAI D TO C COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 KULDEEP TANWAR NGAI D TO C COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 VISHAAL SINGH ATWAL NGAI D TO C COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 RAHUL SINGH PATHANIA NGAI D TO C COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 PREETINDER KAUR NGAI D TO C COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 RAJESH KUMAR NGAI D TO C COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 RAHUL MALIK NGAI D TO C COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 SHOWKAT MAZBOOL NGAI C TO B COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 DAVINDER SINGH NGAI C TO B COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 LT COL PRATEEK MOHIL NGAI C TO B COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 BHAWANI SHANKAR NGAI C TO B COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 SANDY KASHYAP NGAI C TO B COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 MITA GOWANDE NGAI C TO B COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 JAGDISH G KHETPAL NGAI C TO B COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 SRINIVASA G NGAI C TO B COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH
152 SUHIL GALPHADE NGAI C TO B COURSE 2018 NGAI, CHANDIGARH

 

PAT

Playing Ability Test – PAT

  1. PAT will be taken as the scores of the first two rounds of an IGU Categorised Amateur / Ladies tournament other than the All India Amateur.
  2. Attendees wanting to give a PAT are to send an application by email to Director General, Indian Golf Union at dg@indiangolfunion.org and pay the entry fee at the venue to the IGU Tournament Director. Applicants do not have to play the qualifier event.
  3. All PAT attendees will play off the same tees as all other players.
  4. Passing score for two days is 14 over for under 50 years of age and 20 over for Seniors above 50.
  5. PAT shall also be organised by NGAI and the dates shall be announced through NGAI Website

A) A professional can attend an NGAI Certification Course after he/she sends the details for the Refresher Course attended since his/her last course or in the current calendar year. In case a professional has not done a Refresher Course after the last course attended or in the calendar year, they will not be allowed to attend the course.

1. Playing Ability Test – PAT

  • PAT will be taken as the scores of the first two rounds of an IGU Categorised Amateur / Ladies tournament other than the All India Amateur.
  • Attendees wanting to give a PAT are to send application by email to Director General, Indian Golf Union at dg@indiangolfunion.org and pay the entry fee at the venue to the IGU Tournament Director.
  • All PAT attendees will play off the same tees as all other players.
  • Passing score for two days is 14 over for under 50 years of age and 20 over for Seniors above 50.
  • PAT shall also be organised by NGAI and the dates shall be announced through NGAI Website.
  • Result of PAT is valid for 18 months

2. Category D Course

  • Eligibility – A professional wishing to join NGAI shall attend the D Course and give the theory examination only. Thereafter a PAT needs to be cleared. He/She must then attach to a mentor who will be a NGAI Teaching Staff, Technical Staff, Assistant Teaching Staff for a period of 4 days where he/she shall observe and learn how practical lessons are done. A fee of Rs. 12000/- shall be payable to NGAI for the same.
  • Exam – 100% theory with 50% pass mark to obtain a category certification.
  • Amateurs are allowed to attend the course but are not eligible to give the examination.

3. Category C Course

  • Eligibility – Category D Certificate
  • D Category Coaches must gain at least one year`s experience and must attend one zonal Refresher Course during that period prior to attending a C Category course
  • Exam – 50% theory and 50% practical with a pass mark of 60% in each to obtain a Category C Certification

4. Category B Course

  • Eligibility – C Category coaches must gain at least 2 years experience in C Category and msut attend one zonal refresher course in each year during that period prior to attending a B Category course
  • Exam – 50% theory and 50% practical with a pass mark of 70% in each to obtain a Category B Certification.

5. Category A Course

  • Eligibility – B Category Coaches must gain at least 2 years experience in B Category and must attend one A Certification Course at NGAI during that period prior to attending an A Category course
  • Presentation – The examinee has to do a 45 minutes presentation with a minimum of 30 slides on any one of the subjects as listed on the NGAI website. It is compulsory to present in the first year of attending the B to A Course. The candidate shall have the option of presenting or not when he/she attends it for the second time and appears for the B to A examination.
  • Exam – 20% Theory and 80% Practical (30 marks for presentation, 30 marks practical and 20 marks classroom knowledge, interaction and discipline)
  • Pass Mark of 80% overall to obtain Category A Certification.

6. Refresher Courses

  1. There shall be Zonal Refresher Course and National Refresher Courses from 2016 onwards.
  2. All A Category professionals shall need to attend one National Refrehser Course every two year. There shall be two National Refreshers held every year.
  3. All B / C / D / Category professionals can attend Zonal or National Refresher Courses every year.
  4. A professional who has not attended a refresher course for one year can do so in the next year but is required to pay a fine of INR 5000/- in addition to the fee of the refresher course.
  5. A professional who has not attended a refresher course for two years or more shall lose his status and Teaching License. He can become active again by attending the course of his current level but does not need to give the examination.
  6. Attending a global seminar like PGA Teaching Summit / PGA Europe Teaching Summit shall be treated as a refresher course. Any professional wanting to count the same as a Refresher Course must write to NGAI in advance.
  7. There will be four Zonal Refresher Courses every year.
  • North Zone Refresher Course – To Be Announced. Please send entry by email to ngai@indiangolfunion.org
  • East Zone Refresher Course – To Be Announced. Please send entry by mail to ngai@indiangolfunion.org
  • South Zone Refresher Course – To Be Announced. Please send entry by mail to ngai@indiangolfunion.org
  • West Zone Refresher Course – To Be Announced. Please send entry by mail to ngai@indiangolfunion.org

*A Professional who has not attended a refresher course for one year can do so in the next year but is required to pay a fine of Rs. 5,000/- in addition to the fee of the refresher course. A Professional who has not attended a refresher course for two years or more will lose his status and Teaching License. He/She can become active again by attending the course of his/her current level for which the course fee is Rs. 5750/- but does not need to give the examination. 

Cat B to A
(Topics for Presentation)

1. Junior Golf Development
2. Faults and Fixes
3. Bio – Mechanics
4. Putting
5. The Short Game
6. Club Fitting
7. The Swing Plane
8. Fitness for Golf
9. Mental Aspects for Golf
10. Laws Vs Preferences applicable to the Golf Swing
11. Use of Video Camera and Analysis Software

NOTE: Presentation is to be handed over to teaching staff at the start of the B to A Program

Guidelines for B to A Category Course

  1. All presentations are to be submitted to Teaching Staff on the morning of Day 1 of the course
  2. Teaching Staff shall ask one or two attendees to present on each day of the course
  3. An attendee may present either while attending the refresher B to A or while he / she attend the course the second time and is eligible to sit the exam. The higher marks out of the two shall be counted towards the final evaluation
  4. The topics for presentation are listed on the NGAI website
  5. Each presentation must be of minimum 30 slides and the presenter shall present to the Teaching Staff and other attendees for 45 minutes
  6. The presentation must be an original work of the presenter and all sources of reference used in making the presentation must be duly acknowledged
  7. The presenter has to defend his presentation from any questions that the Teaching Staff or any of the attendees may ask
  8. The total marks of the course are 100 and an attendee must get 80% to pass and become an A Certified Teaching Professional
  9. The break-up of the marks is as follows:• Presentation – 30 Marks
    • Practical sessions and evaluations – 30 marks
    • In classroom knowledge / interaction / turnout / discipline – 20 marks
    • Theory exam – 20 marks
    • Total 100 marks
  10. Practical assessments shall be ongoing throughout the week and attendees shall be assessed on quality of evaluation of problem and solutions given
  11. The theory exam is of 90 minutes and shall have 20 marks
  12. The theory exam shall be held on the morning of the last day of the course
  13. The attendees who are doing a B to A refresher and are not eligible to give the exam may leave after the end of day session on the second last day of the course