The Golf Management Institute of Canada is introducing two online courses, beginning in late March.
Retail Management in Golf Operations will begin on March 22, featuring topics such as seasonality, inventory management, customer identification and service, display techniques and promotional ideas for generating additional revenue.
The course will be led by Keith Keindel, executive director of the Canadian Golf Industry Association.
Entrepreneurship in the Golf Industry will begin on March 24, focusing on topics such as teaching students how to identify opportunities and develop strategies by recognizing environmental factors that affect all businesses and how to conduct a feasibility study.
The course will be led by Susan Hodkinson, chief operating officer for Soberman LLP.
The cost of each GMIC course is $599.