Beginner > Beginner + > Academy > Full Member

At Long Ashton Golf Club we believe that learning golf should be fun, enjoyable and interactive within a group. If you are a complete beginner or have played very little, we have the perfect solution. Our group lessons start with the basic fundamentals from where you can gradually improve your golf and eventually gain the knowledge and confidence to play on the golf course.


One Hour Group Sessions

Week 1 – Introduction & Basic Hitting Principles
Week 2 – Introduction to Chipping
Week 3 – Introduction to Pitching
Week 4 – Introduction to Putting

Cost: £30 for 4 Sessions

Alongside the basic technique you will also learn about:

Basic Rules
General Etiquette
Learning about the Equipment

The weekly sessions are one hour long, learning golf with one of our Fully Qualified PGA Professionals. This structured beginner programme is a step-by-step guide to the basics of golf.
From the grip, into the full swing and then into the short game.
All clubs and balls are provided with each session.



As the golfing season is fast approaching we would like to make you aware of the Get Into Golf beginner sessions we are hosting at Long Ashton Golf Club.

The Get Into Golf sessions are a great way to learn golf in a group environment. The lessons introduce all the golfing fundamentals and basics you need to learn the game of golf. The sessions are structured, fun and welcoming so you can enjoy the experience.

As you have already expressed your interest in learning golf, we would like to take this opportunity to invite you to our G.I.G sessions in March. The G.I.G sessions will take place on a Friday and Saturday in four week blocks, below are the dates:

Friday Sessions

Friday 1st March
Friday 8th March
Friday 22nd March
Friday 29th March

Saturday Sessions

Saturday 2nd March
Saturday 9th March
Saturday 23rd March
Saturday 30th March

All sessions run from 2:30pm - 3:30pm (Equipment included)
Course cost - £30

If you are interested in signing up to one of these blocks then please contact one of our professional shop team to discuss further on 01275 392229 Opt 1 alternatively email us at [email protected]


Beginner +

One Hour Group Sessions

Once you have attended the four-week Beginners course you are eligible to move onto the
Beginner + course. The course is structured to follow on from the Beginners course, allowing you to continue improving your skills with more depth.

Week 1 – Introduction to Driving
Week 2 – Introduction to Fairway Woods
Week 3 – Introduction to basic Golf Rules and Etiquette
Week 4 – Introduction to the Golf Course

Cost: £40 for 4 Sessions

Alongside the technique we also learn about:

How to Practice
Pre-Shot Routine
Course Management

The weekly sessions are one hour long, learning golf with one of our Fully Qualified PGA Professionals. The beginners + programme is a similar step-by-step guide helping you to improve your skills further with more individual feedback.

All clubs and balls are provided with each session


Academy Membership

Academy membership is open to golfers who have come through the beginner coaching programmes/Get in Golf and is the progression into full membership at Long Ashton Golf Club. This membership is only available to those that the professional coaching staff have deemed are ready to start playing on the course and fully understand the golf etiquette on and off the course.

The PGA Professionals will be of assistance at every stage of a member’s development, providing opportunities to play with members and take play on course once approved.
Access to the course after 12pm Monday to Friday and Sunday (excluding Saturdays). You will be unable to enter club competitions and so will not be able to obtain a competitive handicap until you move into full membership. The membership can only be taken for a maximum of one year with the aim of moving to a full membership at the end of the period and is subject to a Golf Assessment prior to acceptance.
The membership enables you to make the progression to full membership as smoothly as possible.

Included within this membership:

4 x 45 Minute lessons with a PGA professional
1 x On Course lesson with a PGA professional
Introduction to the game including club, staff, course, clubhouse and admin
Basic rules and Etiquette information
Use of the clubhouse and facilities
Access to the practice facilities
Opportunity to meet and play with other members

Please note that clubs will not be provided for this membership and therefore our Professional Shop can advise you on what is required at exceptional prices.

Cost: £550 Plus £75 joining fee.


I’ve been a member at Long Ashton since I was 10 years old and it is a very friendly club. I always look forward to playing the course as it presents a different challenge every time you go out.

Chris Wood