Employment Resources

Employment Resources

The PGA of Alberta Roadmap has been designed to assist individuals pursuing a career in the golf industry as well as employers seeking motivated individuals to assist with their operations.

For employees, this resource outlines the various careers available within the industry, the necessary skills required to become successful at various stages within one’s career, as well as framework to inspire continued development.

For those seeking to become a Member of the Professional Golfers’ Association of Canada, a special section of this Roadmap pertains to this chosen career path. In addition, the PGA of Canada PACE Program has been incorporated into the Roadmap, outlining the acquired skills of those who have completed this training program.

For Employers, this resource provides tools to assist with the recruitment and retention of skilled employees, as well as reference material to ensure your staff are as engaged in your operation as you are.

1. Introduction

Roadmap - Purpose & Background

2. A Career in Golf

Career Profiles
Skills & Descriptions
Career Paths
Acquiring the Roadmap Skills
Employee Resources (Networking, Resumes, Interviewing, etc.)
Recognition & Promotion

3. Professional Advancement & Career Enhancement (PACE)

Application Process, Membership Requirements, & Member Certifications

4. Recruiting Employees

Employment Process
Responsibilities, Skills & Qualifications Checklist
Sample Job Description
Employer Resources (Sample Interview Questions)
Letters of Correspondence (Acknowledgement, Invitation, & Regrets Letters)
Legal Questions & Answers (Hourly Pay, Hours Worked, Contracts, etc.)
Employee Performance Reviews

Sample Contracts