GOLF ACADEMY

We are focused on “turning students into players.”

 

The Makefield Highlands PGA Staff are trained and certified in golf instruction, club fitting, and FUN. We are here to help you improve your game and make golfing at Makefield Highlands a relaxed and enjoyable experience. No matter the level of player, from beginner to advanced, our PGA Professionals are focused on your golfing goals.

Makefield offers many programs from individual instruction, group sessions, short rounds, and family friendly tees to make the transition from practice tee to playing easy, fun, and affordable.

Meet Our PGA Professionals

Our PGA Professionals Staff is trained and certified in golf instruction that will improve your golf game! The Makefield Highland’s PGA Pros will help you get your game to the next level.

 

Ed Gibson, PGA Head Golf Professional
David C. Smith, PGA Director of Player Development
Joe Garstka, Assistant Golf Professional & Junior Golf Coordinator
Howard Hirsch, PGA Teaching / Playing Professional
Lauren Muhlbauer / Assistant Professional, Golf Shop Manager

Pro Instruction Rates

INDIVIDUAL 30 MIN LESSON              $80

INDIVIDUAL 45 MIN LESSON              $95

INDIVIDUAL 60 MIN LESSON             $135

3 HOLE PLAYING LESSON                  $150

Group Lessons are also available – contact for pricing.

Golf is a lifelong discipline. Learning the game is an individual journey which can take a different length of lessons for each student. Discussion with the PGA Instructor to build an Individual Lesson Program will be integral to the students success. For a basic Gift Package the buyer should consider 4 Lessons to give the recipient an introduction to the full golf swing.      

Please Contact:
David C. Smith Jr.  PGA Director of Player Development  267-240-0629 or
Howie Hirsch PGA Teaching Professional
215-740-5269

Junior Lessons

Lessons for youth (Ages 5-17)

30 MIN LESSON                                  $55

60 MIN LESSON                                  $100

Group Lessons are also available – contact for pricing.

Pro Tips by Ed Gibson,
Head Golf Professional

To schedule a personal club fitting on these or other days, please contact Ed Gibson at 
215-321-7000 ext. 101 or edg@spiritgolf.net.

GET GOLF READY PROGRAMS AT MAKEFIELD

We are proud to be a leader in this nationally branded ‘learn to play’ golf program.

Get Golf Ready classes are a fun, easy, and affordable way to learn the game in just 4 sessions. All sessions are designed to get you ready and comfortable to be playing golf. The last session finishes with a 3-hole scramble on the golf course.

Classes are conducted both on and off the course to offer you the basic understanding and fundamentals of swing, putting, chipping, and etiquette. Let our PGA Professionals and assistants help you start enjoying the benefits of learning to play today!

Register for our Adult Programs Get Golf Ready 1.0 and Get Golf Ready 2.0 for golf skill instruction, golf course instruction, group lesson topics, and more! Also available for Juniors »

Also available for corporations! Contact the Golf Shop to inquire about setting a class up for your business!

 

GET GOLF READY 1.0

Ideal for those “new” to the game

Information coming soon, if you have any questions please email Dave Smith

GET GOLF READY 2.0

Ideal for those who have completed GGR 1.0 or a Player that has played before, but is still new to the Game

Information coming soon, if you have any questions please email Dave Smith

JUNIOR GOLF PROGRAMS

It is excellent, both of my girls love it.
N. Gatt
It is excellent, both of my girls love it.
N. Gatt
We LOVE it. Our children have developed confidence and a competitive edge to their personality from golf at Makefield. This skill has transitioned to the academic and other sports aspects ...
C. Toto-Marsden
We LOVE it. Our children have developed confidence and a competitive edge to their personality from golf at Makefield. This skill has transitioned to the academic and other sports aspects of their lives.
C. Toto-Marsden
Nothing but appreciation and good things to say.
C. Feller
Nothing but appreciation and good things to say.
C. Feller

2022 JUNIOR GOLF CAMPS, CLINICS & ACADEMIES

Registration Opens March 15, 2022

3-DAY TOUR CAMPS

$300 | 1:00Pm – 4:00pm | Ages 8 – 14

3-Day Camps are limited to 10 students per camp.
*Includes Range Card ($50 Value)
It is open to juniors that have some golf ability.
Most time is spent on the course!

Session 1 – June 20 – June 22
 Register for Session 1

Session 2 – July 25-27
Register for Session 2

5-DAY JUNIORGOLF CAMPS

$600 | 11:00am – 4:00pm (Mon-Fri**) | Ages 8 – 14

**Parents are welcome to join Friday’s entire session or the week’s finale at 2:30.

Session 1 – June 27 – July 1
 Register for Session 1

Session 2 – July 18 – 22
Register for Session 2

Session 3 – August 15 – 19
Register for Session 3

“PEE-WEEGOLF CLINICS

$120 / Session

6:15 – 7:00pm (Class 4)
Ages 5 – 7

Session 1 – July 5, 7, 12, 14
Register for Session 1 

Session 2 – August 2, 4, 9, 11
Register for Session 2

ADVANCED “Mini-Camps”

Ideal for teenage golfers looking to gain a competitive edge, make the high school team, or train more efficiently.

$360 | Ages 11 – 16
Two Weeks, Two Tuesdays/Wednesdays 1-4

Includes a $50 Range Card, up to 8 hours on course at Makefield Highlands, and discounted greens fees for Juniors at Oxford Valley Golf Course

Session 1 – July 5, 6, 12, and 13
Click Here to Register for Session 1

Session 2 – August 2, 3, 9, and 10
Click Here to Register for Session 2

“GET GOLF READY” CLINICS

$135 PER SESSION | 5:00pm – 6:00pm | Ages 8 – 15

Ideal for the junior golfer that is new or returning to the game.

Session 1 – July 5, 7, 12, 14
Register for Session 1

Session 2 – August 2, 4, 9, 11
Register for Session 2

MAKEFIELD JUNIOR ACADEMY

Retention-based Academy in Spring/Fall  Registration opens March 15th.

Additional Information Contact:
Joe Garstka, M. Ed.
Assistant Golf Professional & Jr. Golf Coordinator
joeg@spiritgolf.net
(main) | 215.321.7000 (ext. 3) 

Program geared toward long-term game improvement through the group instruction with options to include on-course play as well as individual lessons.

This program has something for everyone:
rates, class days/times, and age ranges (5-13) vary depending on the desired package.

Spring Semester: April 19th – May 26th
and
Fall Semester: August 30th – October 6th
on Select Days

“Friday” Academy

Bi-Weekly Practice & Matches

Ideal for the golfer looking to continue to play, be instructed, and grow her/his game. There will be a team component and a point system that encourages growth through communicated experiences

Practice Sessions (@Makefield) – June 10, 24, July 8, 22, August 5, and 19

Matches (@Oxford Valley) –  June 17, July 1, 15, 29, August 12, and 26

To Be Put on the WAIT-LIST, contact:

Joe Garstka, M. Ed.
Assistant Golf Professional & Jr. Golf Coordinator
joeg@spiritgolf.net
(main) | 215.321.7000 (ext. 3)