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2019 Calendar:
    • Session 3 Fall – week of August 18 – week of October 17

Session 3 Fall Schedule:

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New parents are strongly encouraged to attend a Parent Orientation. RSVP required. Please Call the office or email Include email, name, and phone number

Due to limted space we ask that no children attend parent orientation

Washoe Golf Course

  • March 13 Wednesday 5:30-6:30
  • May 1 Wednesday 5:30-6:30
  • June 5 Wednesday 5:30-6:30
  • June 26 Wednesday 5:30-:30
  • August 14 Wednesday 5:30-6:30


What Class is Right For Me?

The following is a guideline to help you with registration.  As always, please feel free to call or email if you have any questions!

Tiny Tees (Prerequisite—none) ages 5-6 – Prior to certification programming, this class introduces youngsters to the basic skills of golf. Sessions are shorter with an emphasis on fun.

PLAYer (Prerequisite—none) ages 7-18 – The entry level class. All new golfers enter the The First Tee as PLAYers and are immediately introduced to playing the game of golf on the golf course and learning some rules and etiquette.

Par: (Prerequisite—PLAYER) ages 9-18– This program is for those who have completed PLAYER. This program focuses on Interpersonal Skills and Self Management and applying those skills to the golf course. Participants must complete 1 nine-hole golf round, as well as other skills challenges and written assessments to graduate to the Birdie Level.

Birdie (Prerequisite: Par ) ages 11-18- This program focuses on Interpersonal Skills, Self Management and Goal Setting and carrying these skills to the golf course. Participants must complete 5 nine-hole golf rounds rounds scoring 63 and under as well as, more advanced skills challenges and written assessments to graduate to the Eagle Level. Mentor training begins at this level.

Eagle (Prerequisite: Birdie ) ages 13-17– Focus is on Interpersonal Skills, Self Management, Goal Setting and Resistance Skills and carrying these skills to the golf course. Participants are required to complete 10 eighteen-hole rounds (scoring 108 and under), as well as more advanced certification requirements. Mentoring opportunities are available and encouraged at this level.

Certification Requirements



  • PLAYer/PAR/Birdie/Eagle/ACE- $90
  • LPGA/Teen Golf/Tournament Prep/ HS Prep- $90
  • Tiny Tees- $65
  • Parent/Child- $110
  • Camps- $85
  • PLAY Day/Golf Clinics-$15

Private Lessons Available

Looking for some additional golf instruction? Private 1/2 hour lessons are available with Chris Dewar, LPGA, Executive Director to The First Tee participants for $30. For more information or to schedule a lesson, contact Chris directly at 775-857-7619.

Golf Camps

The First Tee of Northern Nevada offers beginning /advanced golf camps. Camps are four days long (Monday-Thursday) for 1 1/2 hours. Camps are $85 per participant and cover all aspects of the game including: putting, chipping, pitching, and full-swing. Each participant will get an opportunity to practice on and off the golf course, as well as play a couple holes throughout the camp. Beginning camps are for all participants ages 7-11, and the advanced camps are for those participants ages 11-17.

Golf Course Locations

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