Certification Programs

Proponent Members’ Rating for this certification program:

  • Percentage of members who have completed this program:  4
  • Percentage of certified members who said this program “significantly added to their teaching skill set”:   20
  • Percentage of certified members who said this program “somewhat or strongly enhanced their reputation”:   20
  • Percentage of certified members who said this program was a good or outstanding value versus cost:   20

What:  Extend your coaching knowledge with Iain Highfield (Mental Performance Coach) and Matthew Cooke (Expert in Effective Practice) with a Free golf coaching seminar.

During this day of classroom and outdoor education, Iain and Matthew will provide valuable insight on sports psychology and effective practice in a digestible and practical format. Each attendee will receive instruction crafted to help make effective use of the golf range and mentally prepare golfers to play competitive golf.

If you are a coach that wants to help players you coach –

  • Relax when they play.
  • Learn how to play under pressure.
  • Practice more effectively.

The following would be of great value to any Proponent Group coach:

https://www.gltgolf.com/golf-coach-instructor-resource.html – this link gives coaches FREE access to the following downloads:

  • How to practice maximizing skill transfer to the course.
  • How to practice maximizing skill retention.
  • Retain swing changes via reactive neuro-muscular training.
  • Workbooks contacting long game and short game tests.
  • A guide to constraints led learning.
  • A guide to a parent’s role in organized sport.
  • A guide to golf’s mental game.
  • A guide to practicing indoors.
  • A guide to golf’s pre-shot routine.
  • A guide to motor learning.
  • A guide to evidence based coaching.

The following link gives Proponent Group coaches access to the following on-line courses:


  • Coaching Golf’s Mental Game with Iain Highfield – Free
  • Golf Motor Learning with Matthew Cooke – Free
  • Teaching With Technology with Arick Zeigel – Free
  • Golf Biomechanics with Dr. Robert Neal – $199
  • Coaching Excellence with Dr. Grecic – $199
  • Game Like Training Level 1 Certification with Team GLT – $149 (includes a copy of our book Golf Practice)

The goal of our website is to take the science of learning and human performance and make it accessible, digestible, and practical for a golf coach. We want to enable golf coaches to help the players they are blessed to coach, make swing changes stick and transfer their best game to the golf course. Over the last decade I have obsessed over how skills are retained over time and transferred into performance and now I believe I have a message and product worth sharing.

Where/When/Costs:  Governors Towne Club, Kennesaw, GA. Attending is free. You can get professionally edited footage and an online version of the complete certification for $199.99.  Game Like Training will be glad to provide a discount code to Proponent Group members for 33% off the paid courses.

Contact:  To Book your place, please click https://www.gltgolf.com/golf-teacher-training/glt-golf-coach-training-schedule.html or visit their website at https://www.gltgolf.com/.