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Seminars & Educational Opportunities

The Arizona Golf Association offers many different educational opportunities for clubs, members, professional staff & volunteers to learn more about Handicap system, the Rules of Golf, Course Rating, course marking, tournament administration & other products and services offered & administered by the AGA.
PGA members: Please inquire with Logan Rasmussen ( for MSR points for attendance at seminars.



The AGA conducts World Handicap System (WHS) Certification Seminars that are designed for: local club handicap administrators, course professionals and staff, and any AGA members seeking the full details of the World Handicap System policies and procedures!  Please note, it will become a 2024 WHS Club Compliance Requirement for at least (1) representative from each licensed Club Roster to attend and pass a quiz covering their knowledge of the Updated 2024 Rules of Handicapping.  WHS Certification seminars will be afforded both: In-Person & Online, up to the 2024 WHS Club Compliance deadline: June 30, 2024; the AGA plans to host 5-6 seminars each year open to the public at various locations, which will be held November-March.



The AGA conducts Rules Seminars that are open to all AGA members, club professionals and staff, and all golfers. These seminars will focus on educating attendees on the principles behind the Rules of Golf and the basic structure of the Rules of Golf Book.

In conjunction with the United States Golf Association (USGA) updating and reiterating the Rules of Golf for the beginning of 2024.

Papago Rules Orientation



The AGA conducts special seminars for member clubs upon request. These seminars can range from sessions on the Handicap system, the Rules of Golf, Course Rating, course marking, tournament administration and other the products and services offered and administered by the AGA. To inquire about scheduling a seminar for your club please contact Logan Rasmussen (

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