You need to achieve a certification from PCS GCA testing to quality. You also need a minimum of five years of experience in club fitting or testing to achieve this level. It is also a must to have more advanced tools, such as bending equipment for picking the top irons.
- If you’d like to become a professional club fitter, the Association of Golf Clubfitting Professionals, or AGCP, requires you to obtain the proper training and pass a series of certification levels. Take the AGCP initial qualification club fitter’s test. To access the test, you must first become a member; as of 2011, membership fees are $50.
How do you become a golf fitter?
Master Fitter Training
- Complete the Austad Golf Custom Fitting Education.
- Pass the written fitting exam.
- Pass the “Experiential” fitting exam with a current Master Club Fitter.
- Pass the Online Fitting Education for Titleist, Ping, Callaway, TaylorMade, Mizuno, Cobra and Srixon annually.
What is a certified club fitter?
A club fitter assists golfers in establishing consistency in their technique and choosing the proper gear. If you’d like to become a professional club fitter, the Association of Golf Clubfitting Professionals, or AGCP, requires you to obtain the proper training and pass a series of certification levels.
How do you become a ping club fitter?
To register to become a PING certified fitter, please contact your area sales manager. Provide your name, account number and email address and we will email you an invitation to participate.
Is golf club fitting worth it?
They say that once their golf game starts to improve they’ll invest in a professional fitting, but it’s not worth it yet. Not only does poorly fit equipment lead you to poor swing development, but it also makes the game more frustrating, deterring you from even continuing on with the game.
Are PING fittings free?
Buying new PING golf clubs from GOLFTEC is a personalized experience intended to maximize your full potential. Club fitting is only $125 for a Driver or Iron fitting ( included FREE with every Game Plan ).
Why does club fitting matter?
You will drive the ball longer and straighter by having a head and club shaft combination that best complements how you swing your driver. Your wedge game will improve. By getting your clubs fitted you can check the loft on your wedges as well and make sure the loft gaps are consistent.
Can I order direct from PING?
Can I buy direct from PING? Yes. At this time PING offers bags, accessories and apparel available to purchase online.
How much does a golf fitting cost?
The average golf club fitting cost will run you between $100 and $200. That fee is just for the fitting professional to analyze your current setup and suggest the best path forward. An example of an affordable club fitting option is GolfTec who charges $125 on average for a fitting.
How much does a full bag fitting cost?
In the Full Bag WITH Putter Fitting, the client and fitter work through every club in the bag, including the putter. The cost of a True Spec Full Bag Fitting is $350 and a Full Bag with Putter Fitting is $450.
Can golf clubs be fitted after purchase?
But having become aware of custom fitting and the benefits the question for a lot of players becomes one of whether you can get clubs fitted after you buy them. The simple answer is that it is perfectly possible for any golfer to get their current clubs custom fitted for them.