English Plus Gold

Our English Plus Golf course offers clients the opportunity to develop their English language skills while also practising their golf swing!

Our clients will find that taking this combination course will help them to improve their language and their golfing skills and keen golfers should find that the programme offers really good value for money, as clients will not need to pay high membership fees and the green fees are included in the course price!

Bournemouth is one of the best places in Britain for golf as the surrounding area has more than 12 high-standard golf courses.

The ETC English Plus Golf programme incorporates 20 lessons of General English Language Studies together with 5 hours of Golf lessons and / or Golf practice per week. Each session of golf can be programmed for at least 1 hour per day, Monday to Friday.

General English Courses

Golf Coach – Marcus Urbye
Coaching Qualifications – Fully qualified and highly regarded PGA Professional

Marcus is a fully qualified and highly regarded PGA Professional who has been giving golf lessons in Bournemouth, Poole and across the whole of Dorset for over ten years.

To really enjoy the game of golf it is important to have the fundamentals of your swing and mental attitude regularly checked by a professional. Whether you’re taking up golf, or want to improve your game, a series of lessons and tuition will bring you a great deal more enjoyment and competitive success.

Marcus offers one to one tuition to all standards of golfers. Lessons include use of balls, clubs and video analysis if required.

English+ Golf at ETC
English+ Golf at ETC

Local Golf Course information:
We’ve picked 3 local courses we think you will enjoy playing, depending on budget, ability and of course the weather!

Parkstone Golf Club
18 holes, 72 par, 6282 yards

Some would say that this is the best known of all the south coast golf clubs, founded in 1909 it was enlarged in 1937 by James Braid. The result of this highly imaginative reconstruction was an intriguing and varied test of golf set amongst pines and heather-fringed fairways where every hole presents a different challenge. Peter Allis was the club professional at Parkstone during the 60’s. 18 holes – £110

Meyrick Park Golf Club
18 holes, 69 par, 5,802 yards

Meyrick Park Golf Club is one of the finest of Dorset and provides a stern test. The 14th is one of the stand out holes of this par 69 championship golf course, measuring 5,802 yards.
Location. Meyrick Park Golf Club is perfectly located on the outskirts of Bournemouth town centre – walking Distance from ETC! 18 holes – £40

Iford Golf Club – Playgolf Bournemouth
18 holes, 72 par, 4952 yards

Playgolf Bournemouth is an attractive parkland golf course situated on the Christchurch, Bournemouth border. The River Stour runs through the golf course with players crossing the river via a bridge from the 12th to 13th holes.
The course is an easy walk with the flat, generous fairways being cleverly protected by numerous bunkers and water hazards. In the summer the greens are fast and true providing a challenge for golfers of all abilities

The two-tier, heated, 50-bay Premier Driving Range at Playgolf Bournemouth is a spectacular piece of architecture. It enables golfers to practice all shots – from short wedges to booming drives – by providing clear, accurate and attractive targets. It’s floodlit and open late every night of the week. 18 holes – £25 or use the Driving Range 100 balls = £6.50

Please note: Some local golf courses require a handicap card.

The courses consists of 15 hours of General English per week in the mornings and 5 hours of golf tuition in the afternoons. A private taxi is arranged for transportation to and form golf lessons.. Rental of golf clubs and balls during lessons is included.

English+ CoursesHours per weekLessons per weekPrice per week
English+ Golf15 Hours (Tuition), 5 Hours (Golf)20£450 / week

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