Join the ranks of the Leadbetter Instructors with our most in-depth training program

Our most holistic and in-depth training program, the Leadbetter Instructor training program includes content from the Associate, Technical, Physical, Mental and Leadbetter Kids Certifications along with a number of Leadbetter Instructor exclusives.

Whether you’re a high school or college golf coach, a high-level amateur looking to lay the foundations for a career as a teaching professional, or just someone interested in learning more about the art of coaching, the Leadbetter Instructor training program is the perfect fit for those looking to take their coaching to the next level.

GLU Instructors
Instructor Exclusives
Fluid Motion Factor

Steven Yellin’s Fluid Motion Factor is a revolutionary golf program that teaches golfers how to consistently access their best golf swing. Learn how to help players of all skill levels access the fluidity and effortlessness that comes along with being “in the zone” more often.

Evolution of the Swing

With full downloads of David’s books “Lessons from the Golf Greats” and “The Fundamentals of Hogan,” this section provides an in-depth look at golf’s history and how both technology and swing theory have evolved over time.

The Art of Authenticity

As educators, we are in constant communication with our colleagues and students. We’ve partnered with Game On Nation to provide a module that will teach you how to communicate and connect more effectively with your students and fellow staff.

The Art of Coaching

This section brings together the various components of coaching with in-depth examinations of cause and effect in the golf swing, common swing faults and exercises to combat them, a primer on lesson planning and a series of video lessons presented by a Leadbetter Master Instructor.

Drill Library

This section contains a variety of David’s favorite drills for teaching the A Swing method and otherwise. The ultimate resource for coaches looking for specific examples of drills to help their students instill the Leadbetter fundamentals.

Included Certifications

As our most intensive and holistic training program, Instructor Certification includes everything taught in the Leadbetter Associate level and features content from all other GLU Certifications. You may click on each GLU Certification title below for additional information.

Please note that all these links will only work if you are not a member of the Golfzon Leadbetter community platform. Existing community members will need to click here to visit the Courses page, with additional info regarding each certification found in the Bundles menu.

“People skills, self-awareness and the ability to put yourself in children’s shoes are necessities for every level of teaching. Leadbetter Kids Certification not only taught me how to become a better coach, but also how to set a better example for kids.”

Tisha Alyn

Golf Media Personality

“I fully recommend the GLU Certification programs for anyone looking to enhance their coaching skillset and business acumen. The more coaches doing this certification, the more people will be golfing for generations to come.”

Joe Feather

Leadbetter Senior Instructor

“After four months spent working through study and assessments, I’m delighted to earn a Leadbetter Kids Certification and join this great organization. Thanks for all the support from Gavin Grenville-Wood, you’ve been a fantastic guide along the way.”

Roger Shutt

Leadbetter Kids Coach

“After 6 months of hard work and constant learning, I couldn’t be more proud to call myself a Leadbetter Instructor. Many thanks to Stuart and the rest of the Leadbetter team for the opportunity to learn from the best in the industry.”

Jose Rolz

Leadbetter Instructor