Designed to equip Superintendents & Assistants with a range of specialist skills.


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Student Portal

Here students can ask questions, receive feedback & discuss course topics.

Our Vision

The Turfgrass Academy of South Africa’s vision is to create an online training platform where employees in the Golf Course Maintenance Industry can receive relevant & reliable training that will aid in their professional development by focusing on -

Acquiring and improving specific competencies and skills that are key to efficient, successful & responsible golf course maintenance.

The acquisition of knowledge, skills, attitudes and values that encourage the concept of life-long learning.

About Us

The Turfgrass Academy of South Africa launched in 2017 in response to the need for an online learning platform where existing Golf Course Superintendents and their assistants in South Africa could study via correspondence and have access to:

Industry specific, relevant training which has been specifically compiled based on comprehensive research in the South African Golf Course Maintenance Industry.

Mentorship & interaction on the online discussion platform with various seasoned Golf Course Superintendents who have had years of experience in various areas around South Africa.

Feedback & Support from South African Industry partners who are familiar with the products that are used locally and can relate to the challenges that South African Superintendents may face with regards to specifics such as climate, infrastructure and legislations.

Industry Partners

The Turfgrass Academy of South Africa works with various wonderful people in the South African golf course industry who share our passion for education and skills development.

If you would like to get involved please get in touch to find out how you can work with us to provide relevant & reliable training to the golf course maintenance industry.

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Matkovich Golf

CMASA proudly supports the Turfgrass Academy of South Africa's training. CMASA member clubs receive a 10% discount on the 2-year Golf Course Maintenance program.
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