Classes You’ll Never Want To Skip

The Pinehurst Golf Academy and its renowned instructors offer a unique combination of situational drills and on-course instruction designed to better every aspect of your game. You’ll work with them individually and in small groups, then take to the course to put what you’ve learned to the test. Our schools are currently operating out of the Course No. 8 Clubhouse. All schools include:

• Resort Accommodations
• A Round of Golf On Arrival
• Three Meals Each Day
• Video Swing Analysis & Club Assessment
• A Round of Golf Each Day of Instruction
• All Golf Fees, Taxes & Gratuities


Golf Academy

Weekend School

Turn a long weekend into a chance to advance your game with this Thursday-Sunday program that includes three days of instruction, four rounds of golf… Learn more

Golf Academy

Weekday School

Running from Sunday-Thursday, our Weekday School packs four days of instruction and five rounds of golf into a package that also includes resort accommodations and… Learn more

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Short Game School

New to Pinehurst, our Short Game School focuses on chipping, putting and bunker play, teaching you to position yourself better on the greens for better… Learn more

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Parent and Child School

Share you love of golf with the next generation of your family during this four-day, three-night school designed for parents and junior golfers ages 9-17.… Learn more

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Golf Academy

Junior School

From Sunday-Friday, golfers ages 11-17 can learn from the best in the business how to take their games to the next level. The program includes… Learn more

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Corporate Programs

Have employees or peers you’d like to reward, motivate or educate? Pinehurst is the place. Our Corporate Programs can be tailored to your specific needs,… Learn more

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Golf Academy

Alumni School

Already a Pinehurst alum? It’s time to continue to improve your game and to review what you’ve already learned at this four-day, three-night program running… Learn more

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Pinehurst Golf Academy’s Eric Alpenfels Named Top 100 Teacher in America

GOLF Magazine has released its list of America’s Top 100 Teachers in America for 2019, and to no surprise, the Pinehurst Golf Academy’s Eric Alpenfels is on it – again. Read More

Driver Distance

This Simple Drill Will Get You More Distance Off the Tee

Here’s one drill we teach at the Pinehurst Golf Academy that’s proven to help you get more carry on the ball. Read More