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Off-Season Education


Please see below for the current SOPGA Off-Season Education Schedule. This page will continue to be updated with webinar recordings after each event.

2022-2023 Education

Date Topic Meeting Information

November 29th

10:00 AM

Sagacity Golf

The PGA Operations Benchmark is the only way to truly understand how your course compares to the market. Sagacity offers the clearest picture of overall facility performance and empowers operators to make informed decisions that are backed-up by independent data.

Featuring: Mike Loustalot
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December 13th

10:00 AM

Get to Know #SOPGAPartner Club Caddie

Club Caddie GMS (Golf Management Software) is a comprehensive cloud suite equipped to handle every need of public, semi-private, & country club golf course operations. Way more than just a POS & tee sheet, Club Caddie also builds best in class software for country clubs, driving ranges & golf simulator businesses. The Southern Ohio PGA is thrilled to have the support of our partners from Club Caddie.

Featuring Local Representative Jason Albanese

January 10th

10:00 AM

Maximizing Simulator Revenue

Join your peers in-person at NCR Country Club in Kettering, OH at their newly opened indoor practice facility for a discussion about the value of simulators at your facility and best practices to generate revenue through them. The discussion will also be broadcasted online for those not able to travel to the in-person opportunity

In-Person AND Virtual Opportunity

February 7th

10:00 AM

Merchandising: Staying Current with Today’s Trends

The SOPGA Merchandise Show returns February 2023! More information to come on the Show itself, but be sure to mark your calendar to join us in-person to hear from some of the top merchandisers in the Southern Ohio Section. This will also be a time for sharing best practices to ensure your golf shop is meeting your customer’s needs.

Featuring: Chad Gilligan, PGA; Tom West, PGA; Hollie Danhoff; Maureen Morrow
In-Person AND Virtual Opportunity
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February 28th

10:00 AM

Triple Threat Leadership

Add value, build relationships, and create opportunities strategically through ENERGY, ENTHUSIASM, and ENGAGEMENT. Click here to learn more about Triple Threat Leadership

Featuring Dr. Scott Grant CAA
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March 14th

9:00 AM

Golf Genius: 2023 Updates

Learn about what Golf Genius has in store for the 2023 season and find out what products might be useful at your facility.

Featuring Ben Wolfe, PGA, Steve Rourke, PGA and Greg Stark, PGA.
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1 PDR (Professional Development Requirement) credit is available for each education opportunity attended.  If you watch a virtual webinar recording at a later date, you will be required to take a short quiz to earn your PDR credit.

Please contact SOPGA Director of Operations Derek Tincher, PGA at with any questions regarding your PDR credits and SOPGA Education opportunities.