Certification and Progression
Life Skills Experience
The First Tee Life Skills Experience is divided into six primary stages. Locally, our program supports two of these stages. They are:
The PLAYer level ensures a foundational understanding of the game and life skills concepts, focusing on interpersonal and self-management skills, the Nine Core Values and how to use them effectively, and the principles of the game. For all new players and core level for ages 7 - 9.
The PAR level focuses on fundamental communication and self-management skills, and golf skills are recorded to set bench marks in skill progression. For ages 9+, and graduates of the PLAYer level.