BIGGA’s Young Greenkeepers Committee introduce their ﬁrst national conference, speciﬁally designed for young greenskeepers providing the opportunity to meet other greenskeepers and to attend education that will beneﬁt you in your career to move up the greenkeeping ladder. Attendees will also get the chance to discuss opportunities for scholarships, funding, internships, what is available through BIGGA and more. Senior colleagues are welcome to attend with their young greenskeeper.
Getting from A to B
This session will help young aspiring greenskeepers identify their career goals and help them to produce a plan/journey on how to get there. It will also provide techniques that can be used along the way to assist in getting to where you want to be.
Presented by Sam Evans, Head Greenkeeper, Fulwell Golf Club
Social Media (Do's and Don't's
This session will look at the power of social media and how it can be used to enhance your career prospects, or not!
Presented by David Standing, Accordant Partners
Future Proofing Greens Management
This session will help young greenskeepers to understand the steps that can be taken now, to work towards a future with less fungicides and more aggressive disease outbreaks.
Presented by Mark Hunt, Technical Director, Headland Amenity
Greenkeeping is a Great Career
In this session, James Bledge will explain how he has achieved some of his career goals. The highs, the lows, the challenges, the sacriﬁces and the successes!
Presented by James Bledge, Course Manager, Royal Cinque Ports Golf Club
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