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Frequently Asked Questions

What’s your Payment Policy?
All Golf Clinic entry fees must be paid for by dropping off a Cheque or Cash to Scarborough Family Golf or use Visa, MasterCard or American Express over the phone with Gary or his staff at 416.402.7171. (Players paid 1st will SECURE their spots for a program). When you sign up for a program and don’t confirm your enrollment by payment within 2 days. We have to take your name off the list. Our staff, and the others who have enrolled for same program, need to know if you are in, or you are out. Thank you!

Where are the lessons located?
All students participating in lessons with the Gary Kent Golf School in the Toronto (GTA) and surrounding area from April 1st to Oct 31st will take their lessons at this location: Scarborough Family Golf Centre. 1395 Tapscott Road, Scarborough Ontario M1X 0A1

All students participating in lessons with the Gary Kent Golf School in the Toronto (GTA) and surrounding area from November 1st to March 31st will take their lessons at this location: Markham Golf Dome. 150 Burncrest Rd, Markham Ontario L3R 0B7

Can I send payment by mail?
NO!

Course Cancellation Procedure:
Gary Kent Golf School reserves the right to cancel any program if there is inadequate enrollment. In the event that a course must be cancelled, you will be informed by telephone in advance. You may then either reschedule for another course or receive reimbursement of program fees.

Clinic-Cancellation by Student:
If we receive notice via email or phone call no less than 48 hours before the first class starts, full refund for enrollment is acceptable if you need to cancel. 416.402.7171

Private and Semi Private Lessons-Cancellation by Studen
t:
We realize things come up last minute. Please call ASAP you know you will be late or can’t make it to your scheduled lesson, so we can hopefully fill the time slot. If you do not call and are a no show just remember, the instructor is standing around waiting for you. It will cost us the golf school time and money. Please be courteous and respectful! 416.402.7171

I have left over lessons this year, can I use them next season?
Only if you tell us in the fall season by email that this is your intention for next spring.

Are you a member of the Canadian Professional Golfer’s Association?
Yes! Our Golf School is professionally operated and we are committed to giving our students quality programs, instruction and service.

Can I make up a class if I need to be away?
Yes, call ahead and tell us you can’t make it for your next class. Then, at a latter time arrange a make up date with Gary.

Should I bring my own golf clubs?
If you have your own clubs, please bring them to the lessons. If not, we will supply clubs to be used. No Charge.

What should I wear at the lessons?
Casual clothes and golf shoes or runners. No SANDALS. Bring a sweater or jacket in case it turns cool while you’re there.

How early should I get to the first lesson?
5 to 10 minutes.

What if it looks like it may rain during my scheduled lesson?
Call us 1 hr before your class time if the forecast is bad weather.

During the lessons do I pay extra for golf balls and Video Analysis?
No.

Do you sell gift certificates?
Yes, we sell gift certificates in a quanitiy of your choosing for various occasions. Fill out the Gift Certificate form to get started or give us a call to get your gift certificate.