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Dr. Kwon's Golf Biomechanics Instructor Training Program Certification Courses

For golf professionals (players, instructors, trainers, therapists, etc.),
golf biomechanics is not an option any more. Rather, it is a must!

Currently, the following courses are being offered:

Levels 1 and 2 are two-day courses (approximately 13-14 hours). Certificates will be provided to those complete the courses. Level 3 is under development.

Typical Time Table

Day 1

  • 8:30-9:00: Registration
  • 9:00-12:30: Lectures w/ coffee breaks
  • 12:30-13:30: Lunch
  • 13:30-18:00: Lectures w/ coffee breaks

Day 2

  • 9:00-12:30: Lectures w/ coffee breaks
  • 12:30-13:30: Lunch
  • 13:30-15:30: Lectures w/ coffee breaks
  • 15:30-16:00: Closing
  • 16:00-18:00: Optional practical session (practical drills)

If you are interested in hosting one of the certificaton course, please contact Dr. Kwon.


Level 1 - FundamentalLevel 1

Course Objectives

The course objectives are:

  • To introduce basic mechanical quantities/concepts relevant to golf swing
  • To introduce key biomechanical principles of human movement
  • To provide a firm mechanical/biomechanical framework of a ¡°mechanically good golf swing¡±

Download the latest course outline.

Scheduled Classes

37. Oxford, Ohio, July 19-20, 2019
Biomechanics Lab
Miami University, Oxford, OH
Host: Todd Casabella (todd.pga@gmail.com; 440-225-5022) and Patrick Foppe (patrickfoppe@pga.com)

38. Seoul, Korea, August 3-4, 2019
(in Korean)
KPGA Building
Unjoong-ro 121, Bundang, Seongnam, Korea
Host: Seung-Eun Jung (kjga@hanmail.net; +82-10-7207-6607) & KPGA

Completed Classes

1. Seoul Korea #1, December 12-13, 2014 (in Korean)
Hoam Faculty House, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea
Host: Jong-Hwan Choi

2. Dallas, Texas, February 28-March 1, 2015
Golf Academy of America-Dallas, Farmers Branch, Texas
Host: Bill Choung

3. Bangkok, Thailand #1, March 8-9, 2015
Thana City Golf & Sports Club, Bangkok, Thailand
Host: Steven Giuliano

4. Daejeon, Korea, March 16-17, 2015 (in Korean)
Golfzon Zoimaru, Daejeon, Korea
Host: Golfzon

5. Las Vegas, Nevada, April 16-17, 2015
TPC Summerlin, Las Vegas, Nevada
Host: Joseph Mayo

6. Vancouver, Canada, May 15-16, 2015
Meadows Gardens Golf Club, Pitt Meadows, British Columbia, Canada
Host: Rob Houlding

7. Santa Barbara, California, June 6-7, 2015
Twin Lakes Golf Course, Santa Barbara, California
Host: Don Parsons

8. Paris, France, July 6-7, 2015
ENSAM Paris, ParisTech, Paris, France
Host: Laurent Cabanne

9. Formby, UK, July 10-11, 2015
Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa, Formby, UK
Host: Phil Kenyon

10. Seoul, Korea #2, July 18-19, 2015 (in Korean)
K2 Climbing & Fitness Center, Seoul, Korea
Host: Jong-Hwan Choi

11. Long Island, New York, September 26-27, 2015
Rock Hill Golf & Country Club, Manorville, New York
Host: Mike Jacobs

12. Gmunden, Austria #1, October 16-17, 2015
Landhotel Grunberg am See, Gmunden, Austria
Host: Christoph Bausek

13. Copenhagen, Denmark, October 19-21, 2015
Royal Golf Club, Copenhagen, Denmark
Host: Andreas Kali

14. Port St. Lucie, Florida, December 11-12, 2015
PGA Museum, Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Host: Jason Sedan

15. Seoul, Korea #3, December 18-19, 2015 (in Korean)
K2 Climbing & Fitness Center, Seoul, Korea
Host: Jong-Hwan Choi

16. Dubai, Arab Emirates, January 4-5, 2016
Emirates Golf Club, Dubai, Arab Emirates
Host: Stephen Deane

17. Padova, Italy, March 10-11, 2016
Golf della Montecchia, Padova, Italy
Host: Maria Paola Casati

18. London, UK, March 13-14, 2016
The Drift Golf Club, London, UK
Host: Ian Clark

19. Damme, Belgium, May 30-31, 2016
Damme Golf & Country Club, Damme, Belgium
Host: PGA of Belgium & Mathieu De Lille

20. Chicago, Illinois, June 12-13, 2016
Skokie Country Club, Glencoe, Illinois
Host: Daniel Gray

21. Tokyo, Japan #1, July 25-26, 2016 (w/ English-Japanese translation)
Kase Building, Shin Yokohama, Japan
Host: Dai Yamada

22. Melbourne, Australia, August 1-2, 2016
Royal Melbourne Golf Club, Melbourne, Australia
Host: Steven Giuliano

23. Gmunden, Austria #2, October 28-29, 2016
Landhotel Grunberg am See, Gmunden, Austria
Host: Christoph Bausek

24. Cleveland, Ohio, February 25-26, 2017
Barrington Golf Club, Aurora, Ohio
Host: Todd Casabella

25. Bangkok, Thailand #2, March 7-8, 2017 (w/ English-Thai translation)
SimGolf, Bangkok, Thailand
Host: Pompetch Sarabuddhi

26. Medellin, Colombia, May 6-7, 2017 (w/ English-Spanish translation)
Club Campestre El Rodeo, Medellin, Colombia
Host: Monica Tamayo

27. Munchen, Germany, June 12-13, 2017
Golf Valley Munchen, Munchen, Germany
Host: Mark Duncan

28. Seoul, Korea #4, July 29-30, 2017 (in Korean)
Chung Ang UniversitySeoul, Korea
Host: Kyeong-Seo Song

29. Seoul, Korea #5, Dec 22-23, 2017 (in Korean)
KPGA Building
Unjoong-ro 121, Bundang, Seongnam, Korea
Host: Seung-Eun Jung

30. Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, December 29-30, 2017
Tan Son Nhat Golf Course
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Host: Thanh Son Ngo

31. Bangkok, Thailand #3, March 5-6, 2018 (w/ English-Thai translation)
Venue: The Royal Golf & Country Club, Bangkok, Thailand
Host: Pompetch Sarabuddhi

32. Dallas, Texas #2, May 15-16, 2018
Venue: Biomechanics & Motor Behavior Laboratory, Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX
Host: TWU Biomechanics & Motor Behavior Laboratory

33. Formby, UK #2, July 6-7, 2018
Formby Hall Golf Resort & Spa, Formby, UK
Host: Phil Kenyon and Lee Sullivan

34. Mexico City, Mexico, October 20-21, 2018
(w/ English-Spanish translation)
Club de Golf Vallescondido, Atizapan de Zaragoza, Mexico
Host: Jose Luis de Luna (+52 17225348064; joedelunae@gmail.com)

35. Seoul, Korea, December 18-19, 2018
(in Korean)
KPGA Building
Unjoong-ro 121, Bundang, Seongnam, Korea
Host: Seung-Eun Jung (kjga@hanmail.net; +82-10-7207-6607) & KPGA

36. Hanoi, Vietnam, January 2-3, 2019
(w/ English-Vietnamese translation)
Venue: Long Bien Golf Course, Hanoi, Vietnam
Host: Thanh Son Ngo (Sonadt@vinatti.com; +84-91-183-6789) & Golfer Vietnam-GVN

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Level 2 - AppliedLevel 2 Logo

Course Objectives

  • To share data collected from elite golfers with golf practitioners
  • To provide the generalized patterns, descriptive statistics (means and standard deviations), and correlation profiles of key kinematic & kinetic parameters
  • To identify important performance variables through data analysis
  • To promote evidence-based practices by eliminating misconceptions and misunderstanding on golf swing

Download the latest course outline.

Scheduled Classes

12. Seoul, Korea, August 10-11, 2019
(in Korean)
KPGA Building
Unjoong-ro 121, Bundang, Seongnam, Korea
Host: Seung-Eun Jung (kjga@hanmail.net; +82-10-7207-6607) & KPGA

Completed Classes

1. Gmunden, Austria, October 31-November 1, 2016
Landhotel Grunberg am See, Gmunden, Austria
Host: Christoph Bausek

2. Seoul, Korea #1, December 26-27, 2016
K2 Climbing & Fitness Center
Seoul, Korea
Host: Jong-Hwan Choi

3. Chicago, Illinois, February 11-12, 2017
Skokie Country Club, Glencoe, Illinois
Host: Daniel Gray

4. Bangkok, Thailand #1, March 9-10, 2017
SimGolf, Bangkok, Thailand
Host: Steven Giuliano

5. Nagoya, Japan, July 20-21, 2017
Hotel MyStays Nagoya, Nagoya, Japan
Host: Dai Yamada

6. Scottsdale, Arizona, November 4-5, 2017
Combine Performance, Scottsdale, Arizona
Host: Travis Weza & Mike Pinkey

7. Seoul, Korea #2, January 5-6, 2018
PGA Building
Unjoong-ro 121, Bundang, Seongnam, Korea
Host: Seung-Eun Jung

8. Dallas, Texas, May 18-19, 2018
Venue: Biomechanics & Motor Behavior Laboratory, Texas Woman's University, Denton, TX
Host: TWU Biomechanics & Motor Behavior Laboratory

9. Formby, UK, July 8-9, 2018
Formby Hall Golf & Spa
Southport Old Road, Formby, UK
Host: Phillip Kenyon & Lee Sullivan

10. Seoul, Korea, January 8-9, 2019
(in Korean)
KPGA Building
Unjoong-ro 121, Bundang, Seongnam, Korea
Host: Seung-Eun Jung (kjga@hanmail.net; +82-10-7207-6607) & KPGA

11. Hanoi, Vietnam, January 5-6, 2019
(w/ English-Vietnamese translation)
Venue: Long Bien Golf Course, Hanoi, Vietnam
Host: Thanh Son Ngo (Sonadt@vinatti.com; +84-91-183-6789) & Golfer Vietnam-GVN

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