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”:   40
  • Percentage of certified members who said this program “somewhat or strongly enhanced their reputation”:   100
  • Percentage of certified members who said this program was a good or outstanding value versus cost:   100

What:  If you are a PGA or LPGA professional, an AimPoint Instructor or Accredited Golf Instructor, you can become a “Certified Putt Doctor Instructor.”

The Certification Clinic includes the following:

  • Limited class size of six instructors.
  • Limited instructors per geographical area.
  • Learn how to teach students the visual skills necessary to become good to elite putters.
  • Level 1, 2 and advanced putting drills and scoresheet.
  • Learn the keys to visual perception and other challenges related to speed control.
  • Extensive work on methods of aiming and alignment, including putter fitting tips.
  • Putt Doctor stroke characteristics.
  • Instruction on computerized analysis (Blast Motion) and how to interpret the results.
  • Video and key motion capture.
  • How to deal with stroke faults with setup changes, as well as stroke dynamics.
  • Training to prepare an instructor for conducting a three hour, full swing Mental Focus Session with individuals or groups as well as authorization to utilize a 25 page handout for students.  Learn why, “The mental is to the physical as four is to one!”
  • How to coach the player using home and practice green drills and mental habits.
  • How to teach visualization – The Crown Jewel of elite performers.
When/Where:    Clinics available all of the time, please call.All certification classes done at the Palms Golf Club in La Quinta, CA with Dr. Craig Farnsworth.

Cost:  3 day hands on training is $1,150.00.  Comprehensive video training is $1,400.00.

Contact:  Dr. Craig Farnsworth at 303-810-3478, or puttdoctor@msn.com, or register online at www.puttdoctor.com.