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PGA OF FINLAND
Professional Golfers' Association
The PGA of Finland was founded in 1985 and is one of the member countries of the PGA of Europe. PGA office is currently situated at Pasila about 5 km North from downtown Helsinki.

Address: PGA of Finland
Radiokatu 20
00093 SLU
FINLAND

Tel: +358 9 3481 2377
Fax: +358 9 3481 2378
E-mail: pgafinland@pga.fi
Internet: www.pga.fi


Managing Director:Teemu Laakso
Mobile: +358 40 703 7808
E-mail: teemu.laakso@pga.fi


Role
The role of the PGA of Finland is to promote the delivery of professional golf services to the golfers of Finland. The PGA plays an active role in providing a training program for the qualification of Club Professionals as well as promoting professional golf tournaments.

Objective
One of the primary objectives of the PGA is to promote and enhance the status of all the PGA Professionals. The PGA also assists its Members to attain and maintain qualifications in teaching and other golf services of the highest possible standard. In addition, the PGA's objective is to assist its Members to obtain employment opportunities nationally as well as internationally and to promote interest in the game of golf.

Members  To members page

Today the PGA of Finland has almost 200 members of which most are Club Professionals. These PGA Professionals are responsible for instructional services for most of Finland's 100+ golf clubs and courses.

Today the PGA of Finland has almost 200 members of which most are Club Professionals. These PGA Professionals are responsible for instructional services for most of Finland's 100+ golf clubs and courses.
  • Club Professionals (including Golf Directors)
  • Tournament Players
  • Honorary Members
  • Trainee Members
  • Passive Members
Education

The PGA manages, in co-operation with the Golf Union, education for both trainees and qualified professionals. The Trainee Programme is a combination of four separate courses over a three year period and meets the required standards of the PGA of Europe. In addition, the PGA organises seminars and clinics to give all members the opportunity to meet and learn from experts in teaching, marketing and other aspects of the professional golf scene.

Tournaments  To tournaments page

The PGA, together with the Golf Federation, is responsible for organising the Finnish Golf Tour, which is a part of the Nordic League. In addition, the PGA organizes several other events including the PGA Championship, Pro-Am's, etc.

TOURIT

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