Learning & Development

Learning & Development

Welcome to the Learning and Development area of the BIGGA Website.

We have endeavoured to include as much information on this website as possible.

If you have any questions regarding Learning and Development and the services and resources offered, please contact;

Sami Strutt - Learning and Development Manager

Rachael Duffy - Learning and Development Executive - Administration

Stuart Green - Learning and Development Executive - Technical

Sami, Rachael and Stuart can be contacted by calling BIGGA on 01347 833800 and selecting Option 3.

  • Continuing Professional Development

    Continuing Professional Development

    BIGGA’s Mission Statement includes ‘BIGGA is dedicated to the continuing professional development of its members…’. The Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Scheme run by BIGGA is offered free of charge to all Full, Associate and International Members.

  • Master Greenkeeper Certificate

    The Master Greenkeeper Certificate is awarded to those greenkeeper members of BIGGA who have reached the highest standards of greenkeeping and golf course management.

  • Funding Opportunities

    BIGGA offer three types of Funding opportunities for its members: Higher Education Scholarship (supported by Jacobsen) Level 3 Scholarship (supported by Baroness) Refund of Fees

  • Resources

    BIGGA has developed a number of resources to help its Members in their personal and professional development.

  • Qualifications

    There are a range of national and industry recognised qualifications open to greenkeepers. Visit this section for further information.