Learning & Development
Welcome to the Learning and Development area of the BIGGA Website.
We have endeavored 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 - Head of Member Development
Stuart Green - Head of Member Learning
Deb Burnett - Learning and Development - Administrator
Stuart and Deb can be contacted by calling BIGGA on 01347 833800 and selecting Option 3.
Sami can be contacted by calling 07818 405606
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.
The Master Greenkeeper Certificate is awarded to those greenkeeper members of BIGGA who have reached the highest standards of greenkeeping and golf course management.
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
BIGGA has developed a number of resources to help its Members in their personal and professional development.
There are a range of national and industry recognised qualifications open to greenkeepers. Visit this section for further information.