2014 USGA Handicap Seminars

The USGA Handicap Department is pleased to announce the 2014 USGA Handicap System Seminars in an effort to educate golfers on the USGA Handicap System™. At these fun, half-day sessions, you'll learn more about:

  • The intricacies behind how a Handicap Index is calculated to keep it fair for all golfers
  • The important role the Handicap Committee plays to keep the System running smoothly at each club
  • All highlights of the USGA Handicap System
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Seminar: 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. 
Working Lunch: 1 - 2 p.m. 

Note: All seminars are open to the public. Please join us!

Online Registration

Please have your credit card handy, as $40 will be charged. The registration fee includes a continental breakfast, lunch, and all seminar materials. Your registration will not be confirmed until payment has been made.

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Site  City  State  Registration
Feb 10, 2014 PGA National Resort & Spa Palm Beach Gardens Fla. Jan 31, 2014
Feb 12, 2014 Carrollwood CC Tampa Fla. Feb 2, 2014
Feb 25, 2014 Chartwell G&CC Severna Park (Baltimore) Md. Feb 15, 2014
Feb 27, 2014 Waikoloa Beach Resort Waikoloa (Big Island) Hawaii Feb 20, 2014
Mar 3, 2014 Pearl CC Aiea (Oahu) Hawaii Feb 24, 2014
Mar 10, 2014 Gleneagles CC Plano (Dallas) Texas Feb 28, 2014
Mar 13, 2014 The Club at Sonterra San Antonio Texas Mar 3, 2014
Mar 15, 2014 Hillcrest CC Boise Idaho Mar 5, 2014
Mar 17, 2014 Rainier G&CC Seattle Wash. Mar 7, 2014
Mar 20, 2014 Edgewood CC Charleston W. Va. Mar 10, 2014
Mar 31, 2014 Westmoor CC Brookfield (Milwaukee) Wis. Mar 21, 2014
Apr 3, 2014 Orangeburg CC Orangeburg (Columbia) S.C. Mar 24, 2014
Apr 8, 2014 Riverchase CC Birmingham Ala. Mar 29, 2014
Apr 15, 2014 Oak Tree CC Edmond (Oklahoma City) Okla. Apr 5, 2014
Apr 17, 2014 Heritage Club Mason (Cincinnati) Ohio Apr 7, 2014
Apr 28, 2014 USGA Headquarters Far Hills N.J. Apr 24, 2014
May 20, 2014 Pleasant Valley CC Little Rock Ark. May 10, 2014


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