After-School Classes

First Tee – Clearwater uses golf to teach youth life lessons and leadership skills. Sessions include a fun, group setting for youth ages 5 to 17. Teaming up with experts in positive youth development, First Tee – Clearwater helps youth become good golfers and even better people.

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TARGET Class

Age: 5-6

Time: 5:00pm-6:00pm

Location: Chi Chi Golf & Family Sports Complex (Driving Range)

Class Day: Monday

TARGET is an exciting introduction to the First Tee Program. It was developed to introduce young people to golf in a safe environment that promotes curiosity about the game while integrating essential links between golf and life skills seamlessly. These early, positive experiences may help young people develop an immediate interest in opportunities available at First Tee, as well as life-long interest in the game of golf.

TARGET classes take place at:
Chi Chi Golf & Family Sports Complex
2987 N. McMullen Booth Rd.
Clearwater, FL 33761

PLAYer Class

Age: 7+

Class Type: Beginner Level

Note: First Tee’s PLAYer level is the first certification level & entry level into the First Tee Program

Time: 5:00pm-6:00pm

Location: Chi Chi Golf & Family Sports Complex (Driving Range)

Class Day: Thursday

Class Day: Friday

PLAYer level has three areas of focus – play, learn & appreciate – and when they are combined they are designed to result in one outcome. That outcome is to help PLAYers develop and play their game. Individuals trained through First Tee’s Coach Program are encouraged to design lesson plans to include these areas of focus, while establishing an activity-based, mastery-driven environment that empowers youth and facilitates continuous learning.

PLAYer classes take place at:
Chi Chi Golf & Family Sports Complex
2987 N. McMullen Booth Rd.
Clearwater, FL 33761

Par+ Class (Par/Birdie/Eagle & Ace Level Classes are Combined)

Age: 9+

Class Type: Advanced Level

Note: Par/Birdie/Eagle/Ace Certified Participants Only *Must be PLAYer Level Certified*

Time: 5:00pm-6:30pm

Location: Chi Chi Golf & Family Sports Complex (Driving Range)

Class Day: Tuesday

At the PAR level, PLAYers are introduced to the mental side of playing golf while learning skills that will help them on and off the golf course. The main focus of the PAR level is to assist PLAYers in acquiring several self-management techniques that will help them in managing their thoughts, emotions and behaviors in order to perform at their best on and off the golf course.

PAR level focuses on interpersonal communication and self-management skills, golf skills and healthy habits. Completion of PLAYer certification required and minimum age of 9 years old.

BIRDIE level emphasizes goal-setting, golf skills and healthy habits. Completion of PAR certification required.

EAGLE level builds on PLAYer, Par and Birdie levels and emphasizes resilience skills, conflict resolution, planning for the future, golf skills and healthy habits. Completion of BIRDIE certification required.

ACE level is the advanced level of the First Tee Program; focuses on personal planning for golf, career,
volunteerism and education. Completion of EAGLE certification required.

PAR/BIRDIE/EAGLE/ACE classes take place at:
Chi Chi Golf & Family Sports Complex
2987 N. McMullen Booth Rd.
Clearwater, FL 33761

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