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Caddie Academies

MGA Foundation Caddie Academies are designed to provide the participant (regardless of golf knowledge) a basic understanding of what caddieing is and how to be successful. Upon completion of this webinar*, viewers will be asked to complete a short test before being awarded their certificate of completion. Although not a prerequisite for caddieing, the MGA Foundation's Caddie Academies are an excellent introductory opportunity to learn more about becoming a caddie.  



All 2021 Caddie Academines have concluded.


For more information, contact Kyle Keckeisen at the MGA Foundation.




Caddie Academy FAQs:


Q. What is the Caddie Academy program?

A. Caddie Academies are one-day, after-school programs conducted at participating MGA member clubs. 2021 Caddie Academies will be conducted virtually. 


Q. Who conducts the program?

A. Caddie Academies are conducted by MGA staff members, who are supported by local Caddie Managers.


Q. Who may attend the program?

A. Caddie Academies are open to anybody living in the Met Area.


Q. How do I register for a Caddie Academy?

A. Click here to register. 


Q. Is there a fee to attend the program?

A. Caddie Academies are free of charge.


Q. What time does the Caddie Academy program begin and end?

A. Each Webinar session will take place from 4-5 p.m. on the desigated dates. 


Q. What tools are attendees given in order to find employment?

A. All participants receive certificates of completion, which assist them in obtaining employment at area golf clubs. In addition, everyone is given a roster of Caddie Managers at local clubs and their contact information.


Q. Should I attend more than one Caddie Academy?

A. Each class provides the same material and you only need to attend one session to receive your certificate of completion.

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