Tumwater, WA


As a supplement to the Birdie Level of First Tee the Skill Development curriculum focuses on core fundamentals that provides a foundation for playing 9 holes of golf.  Areas of focus will include stance, posture, foundation swing techniques, short game enhancement, and on course instruction. 

Goals:  Be able to shoot below 63 for nine holes, hit 50% of greens from 55 to 75 yards, average below 3.5 putts per hole for nine holes.


As a supplement to the Eagle Level of the First Tee Program the High School Prep Program curriculum focuses on enhancement of the core fundamentals developed at the Player, Par, and Birdie Levels and provides the foundations for playing 18 holes and being competitive at the high school level.  Focus will be on rules, strategies for competitive play, specialty shots, and scoring.

Goals:  Be able to shoot below 100 for 18 holes, hit 50 % of greens from 80 to 100 yards, hit 50 % of fairways (shots 160-190 yards), average below 2.5 putts per hole for 18 holes.

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The Valley Golf Academy at Tumwater Valley


The Valley Golf Academy is proud to offer private golf lessons at Tumwater Valley Golf Club from our talented and knowledgeable instructors who hope to inspire your skill development with their love of the game!

See availability and rates  for each of our instructors.

To learn more about our instructors, visit our Instructor page.