The Principles of Golf Course Agronomy Certificate is earned by completing the Principles of Golf Course Agronomy exam. This is an online, open-book exam and does not require a proctor. Candidates will have three hours to take the exam, which is administered in two sections. A five-minute break will be offered between part 1 and part 2.
Requirements for taking the exam:
You will need a computer with internet access and a printer. If you are using a laptop, you will also need a mouse to effectively use the drag and drop features on the exam.
You will be able to print a Certificate of Completion after successfully passing the exam.
Exam fees are:
- $40 for GCSAA members
- $60 for non-members
You will have two attempts with each purchase of the exam.
Refer to the complimentary study guide to help you prepare for the exam.
Access to exam portal
To help you achieve a positive outcome on this exam, GCSAA is hosting a webinar series that will cover the competencies the exam will address. Learn more and enroll today.