Certification Levels

First Tee – Monterey County’s Golf and Life Skills Experience (G&LSE) is divided into seven levels as follows:

Each level of the Life Skills Experience can be taught seamlessly with all golf skills curricula. Click a button below to learn more about each level.  Completion of each level is defined as a participant’s ability to meet nationally instituted certification guidelines.

The program is self-paced, encouraging participants to explore and assess their abilities and set corresponding goals to meet national certification requirements. Certification is conducted periodically throughout the year during class and may also be set up outside of class by appointment.