Frequently Asked Questions
new to the first tee?
Welcome! We are so excited to have you participate with us. Get started below.
membership info for returning participants
Learn about weekly class structure, how to prepare for class, and more details.
Certification and progression
Find out what is needed for participants progress through levels.
OPEN PLAY & Youth ON COURSE
Take advantage of your membership benefits to play more golf outside of class!
Junior golf tournaments
There are many opportunities for participants to compete outside of The First Tee. Check out the opportunities available.
Role of parents
As a parent or guardian, how best can you support your children in the program and in the game of golf?
private lessons & instruction
There are many local resources available for participants to work on expertise and mastery of the game of golf.
Golf equipment – info & special offers
While we always make equipment available to our participants, you can never go wrong with a personal set of clubs.
For those at the Birdie level and higher in The First Tee of Greater Seattle, their enrollment with The First Tee also includes an annual membership to the Washington State Golf Association (WSGA) and associated GHIN handicap.
For those looking for a great summer job, and maybe even a college scholarship, we recommend considering becoming a caddie at a local golf course! Members of The First Tee are uniquely qualified to become a caddie, with their knowledge of golf rules, etiquette, and the Nine Core Values.