Brian Oliver Performance Golf, PGA Certified Professional

Brian Oliver Performance Golf, PGA Certified Professional

5.0 (1)
3 hires on Lessons.com
1 employee
24 years in business

About this pro

Been teaching golf for over 25 years and a lifetime member of the PGA.  Certified in Teaching/Coaching.  Have given thousands of lessons in my career and I am the Lead Instructor for PGA HOPE (Helping Our Patriots Everywhere) Asheville and PGA HOPE NATIONAL INSTRUCTOR.

 

  • Mountains Chapter PGA Professional of the Year – 2017 & 2005 

  • Carolinas Section PGA Player Development Award Nominee - 2017

  • PGA HOPE ASHEVILLE CHAPTER Lead Instructor – 2018 & 2017

  • Mountains Chapter PGA Board of Directors – 2003-2006, President- 2006

  • Mountains Chapter PGA Secretary/Treasurer - 2018

  • Mountains Chapter PGA Tournament Director - 2017

  • Instructed  student who won the NCHSAA Individual State Championship - 2009

  • Instructed seven students that won the WNC Junior Golfer of the Year Award - 2008

  • Instructed four students that won the WNC Junior Golfer of the Year Award – 2007

  • Mountains Chapter PGA Pro-Pro Championship at Rock Barn CC & Spa-Winner - 2007

  • Brad Daugherty Fall Golf Invitational at The Cliffs of Walnut Cove-Winner – 2006 & 2008

  • Mountains Chapter PGA Junior Golf Leader of the Year - 2006

  • Board of Directors for the Western North Carolina Junior Golf Association-Member - 2006

  • Mana Food Bank Volunteer

  • Hendersonville Elks Lodge 1616-Member

I ejnoy the process of helping my students get better.  Golf is a hard sport and when you can make it fun, enjoyable and a positive learning environment for the student that is what makes teaching golf great.

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Credentials

Hendersonville, NC 28739
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1 Review

5.0

  • M. Garren

    Brian was very professional and knowledgeable about the golf swing. I would highly recommend working with Brian again.



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FAQs


What is your typical process for working with a new student?

Perform a game and goal analysis.  Perform a swing analysis and formulate a plan for improvement.  Keep the process fun but engage with the student throughout the lesson.


What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?

I am a PGA Certified Professional specializing in Teaching/Coaching.  This is an advanced education for PGA Professionals involving writing a 20 page research paper on your chosen topic.  Currently working on becoming a Master Professional.


Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.

            Private Instruction

One Hour Lesson - $65.00                               

                        Half Hour Lesson - $45.00 

                            3 Hour Package - $180                                     

                          5 Hour Package - $300.00

Junior Instruction (17 & Under)

One Hour Lesson - $40

Half Hour Lesson - $30

3 Hour Package - $105

5 Hour Package - $150                               


How did you get started teaching?

I started teaching early in my PGA Career.  I discovered teaching quickly became a passion helping people. I enjoy the process and seeing my students improve. 


What types of students have you worked with?

I have worked with juniors, beginners, advanced and professional players.  I am PGA HOPE Certified to work with Veterans with physical disabilities and adaptive golf.  


Describe a recent event you are fond of.

I am the PGA HOPE ASHEVILLE Lead Instructor and we use golf as a form of rehabilitation for Veterans.  We just completed our 5th season and have helped over 200 Veterans.  I am also a PGA HOPE NATIONAL TRAINER and have traveled the country teaching fellow PGA Professionals how to teach the program.  


What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?

Look for a PGA Professional that specializes in teaching.  PGA Professionals are the leading experts in instruction, club fitting, launch monitors and promotion of the game. 


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