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Educational Seminar Announcement

Educational Seminar Announcement

A USGA Handicapping and GHIN/TPP educational seminar has been scheduled for March 26, 2014, at McAllen Country Club in McAllen. The TGA invites anyone interested in learning more about the USGA Handicap System Manual to attend.
 
What: USGA Handicapping and GHIN/TPP Seminar

When:
 Wednesday, March 26, 2014. The USGA Handicapping seminar will start at 9:00 a.m. and go to 1:00 p.m. (includes a working lunch). The afternoon GHIN/TPP seminar is scheduled from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. On-site registration at McAllen Country Club will begin at 8:30 a.m. on March 26, 2014.

Where: 
McAllen Country Club, 615 Wichita Ave., McAllen, TX 78503

Directions: Please visit: www.McAllenCountryClub.com

Who Should Attend: Anyone interested in learning more about or how to properly apply the USGA Handicap System at their golf club should plan to attend.  PGA Golf Professionals can receive up to four other Education Credit hours for this seminar.
 
Cost: The cost of the seminar is $40 in advance and covers lunch and materials or $45 at the door.
 
Registration: The deadline for registration is March 21, 2014. If you would like a print registration form please contact Gail Henkin at 214-468-8942.

Seminar Curriculum and Itinerary: The curriculum for this seminar will be a Power Point presentation focusing on the content within the USGA Handicap System manual, plus instruction on using the GHIN and TPP software.  Among the topics of discussions will be Purpose and Definition of the Handicap System, Player Responsibilities, Handicap Competitions and Allowances, Allocation of Handicap Strokes, and the important role that the Handicap Committee plays within a golf club. At the end of the session, an open book quiz will be administered.

 

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