The Trump Golf Performance Academy, Dubai is delighted to offer a wide variety of individual and group lessons. Our expert PGA Professionals tailor each lesson to your needs to help improve your game, while ensuring a relaxed and enjoyable environment. 

Looking to improve your swing or take-up a fun and exciting new sport? Our team of instructors at the Trump International Dubai Golf Academy have worldwide experience in improving golfers enjoyment of the game through instruction. Having taught a range of abilities from beginners through to top amateurs and touring professionals are PGA professionals utilize the fantastic long and short game facilities at Trump International Golf Club, Dubai to provide a comprehensive instruction program, putting the Trump International Academy at the forefront of golf coaching in the region...

 All pupils with an existing academy tuition package can now enjoy unlimited golf on the PAR 3 for one month, 7 days a week from 6.30am to 6:00pm at AED 499
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  • Individual & Group Lessons
    • The Academy at Trump International Golf Club, Dubai is delighted to offer a wide variety of individual and group lessons. Our expert PGA Professionals specifically tailor a lesson programme to your needs to help you improve on all aspects of your game in a relaxed and enjoyable environment. Using the latest golf technology, including Trackman, SAM PuttLab and video analysis, our PGA Professionals expertly utilise data to best adapt sessions to each individual learning style and progress your golf game. We also offer complimentary access to our Academy Practice Facilities on the day of your lesson – why not put into practice new techniques that you’ve learned!

      Individual Lesson  

      1 x 50 Minute Lesson

      Teaching Professional Rate
      Guest AED 450    |    Member AED 395

      Head Professional Rate
      Guest AED 495    |    Member AED 435


      3 x 50 Minute Lessons
      Includes complimentary access for 4 weeks to practice facilities 

      Teaching Professional Rate
      Guest AED 1280    |    Member  AED 1125

      Head Professional Rate
      Guest AED 1410    |    Member  AED 1240

      3-Month Package

      6 x 50 Minute Lessons
      Included complimentary access for 12 weeks to practice facilities

      Teaching Professional Rate
      Guest AED 2565    |    Member AED 2250

      Head Professional Rate
      Guest AED 2820    |    Member AED 2480


      12 x 50 Minute Lessons
      Includes complimentary access for 16 weeks to practice facilities

      Teaching Professional Rate
      Guest AED 4860    |    Member  AED 4265

      Head Professional Rate
      Guest AED 5350    |    Member  AED 4700

      Beginner group lessons PacKAGE

      8 x 60 Minute Lessons.
      AED 800 per package.    
      Here's your chance to learn the game of golf. Beginners can develop and hone their skills whether it's for fun or if you're looking to excel in the game.
      Master the basic fundamentals such as swing techniques, body motion and proper grip; acquire the necessary set of skills required to confidently play on the course with guidance.

      group and corporate clinics

      Group Clinics are the ideal way to learn golf whilst team building with your colleagues.
      90 Minute Group Lessons with a PGA Professional  

      3 to 5 People
      AED 650 per group  

      6 to 14 People
      AED 1500 per group  

      15 to 24 People
      AED 2600 per group  

      *Group clinics above 24 people are available upon request.

      All of our prices quoted above are inclusive of Value Added Taxes in accordance with applicable laws and regulations in the United Arab Emirates.

  • Specialist Training
    • Our specialist packages at Trump International Golf Club, Dubai are ideal gift for friends and family, or why not treat yourself and super-charge your game, whether you’re a beginner or experienced golfer, we have packages suited to all levels of play.


      The Golf Academy and Trackman are pleased to introduce the Gap Test. This involves identifying the distances between each club in your bag. Each session is 90 minutes.  
      Guest AED 775     |    Member AED 595   |     Junior AED 595

      9-Hole championship course Playing Lesson

      The perfect opportunity for our PGA Professionals to provide you with a comprehensive analysis of your game. Your Professional will help you develop the tools to improve your on course performance and transfer technical changes made on the range into better scores. Sessions concentrate on course management, shot selection and routines to maximize your performance on the golf course.

      Teaching Professional Rate
      Guest AED 1350   |    Member AED 790  |  Junior AED 790

      Head Professional Rate
      Guest AED 1440   |    Member AED 870   |   Junior  AED 790

      Inclusive of green fee and range access on the day.


      Ideal for beginners and juniors applying their learned skills into a game on the PAR 3 Academy Course with their professional. The perfect way to transition from the short to the championship course.   

      Teaching Professional Rate 
      Guest AED 745   |    Member AED 595   |   Junior  AED 595

      Head Professional Rate 
      Guest AED 775   |    Member AED 650   |   Junior AED 595

      Inclusive of green fee and range access on the day.



      This in-depth session with one of our highly qualified PGA Professionals provides the opportunity to be assessed both on the driving range and on course, giving the golfer a holistic and all inclusive overhaul of all aspects of their game. The lesson structure includes:

      30 minute warm up session with a PGA Professional
      18 holes of golf on our championship course with a PGA Professional
      Lunch and debriefing on your game
      One hour range session to implement suggested technical changes

      AED 3595 per person.

      All our prices quoted above are inclusive of Value Added Taxes in accordance with applicable laws and regulations in the United Arab Emirates.

  • Ladies Golf Tuition

    • Whether you are a complete beginner or regular player our specifically designed ladies packages provides the opportunity to learn golf in a relaxed and fun environment. Whether you are looking to improve your game or simply play for the enjoyment and experience with your friends, we have a session to suit all needs. Sessions for ladies can be on an individual basis, or join our weekly group sessions.

      Ladies GOLF SOCIALS

      Socialize with the girls while you learn and improve your golf game in a 1 hour session, followed by a fun social at Stoke House.

      Guest AED 115    |    Member AED 94

      Ladies Golf Programme

      This package provides the lady golfer with the ideal tools to either take-up the game or continue their progression. The weekly group sessions provide a social and relaxed environment, ideal for meeting potential playing partners and improving your game in the process. In order to encourage progression, alongside the tuition students enjoy complimentary access to the Par 3 course from Sunday to Thursday between 7am and 4pm (excluding public holidays), as well as an eight week range pass to practice between sessions.

      Prices starting from AED 1150


      For complete beginners or ladies returning to the game. Our PGA Professionals will structure this level to cover the fundamentals of the game and start you off on the right track.

      For the player, who wishes to improve their overall knowledge whilst developing the skills to manage a variety of different shots, from putting all the way through to driving and long shots.

      A more intensive programme with more technical, individually focused lessons. These sessions are designed for ladies, who would like to improve their scores, and will be conducted on the academy and both the Par 3 and 18 hole course.

      All our prices quoted above are inclusive of Value Added Taxes in accordance with applicable laws and regulations in the United Arab Emirates.

  • Junior Golf Tuition


      If your child is looking for FUN golfing experience, look no further. Our classes are designed to improve juniors physically, mentally and also fundamentally in golf. Junior golfers can learn and develop into the future stars of golf.

      Junior Development Program

      If your child is looking for FUN golfing experience, look no further. Our program is designed to improve juniors physically, mentally and also fundamentally in golf. Junior golfers can learn and develop into the future stars of golf. The four development stages are listed below.

      *To further encourage the development of our juniors all packages are inclusive of a range pass for the duration of the semesters.

      Junior Guest AED 999  | Junior Member AED 960

      Individual Lessons (4 - 16 years old)

      30-Minute Lesson - AED 200

      50-Minute Lesson - AED 350
      9-Hole Playing Round - AED 790

      Play alongside one of the professionals and learn how to play on our championship course.
      Your Professional will provide you with on-course management and routines in which to maximize your game potential with the attributes that you already have.

      All our prices quoted above are inclusive of Value Added Taxes in accordance with applicable laws and regulations in the United Arab Emirates.

  • Meet The Pros

    • Sven Nielsen - Head Professional

      PGA of UK Class AA / Trackman / TPI Certified golf coach Level 1 / SAM PuttLab Coach / True Temper Certified Shaft fitter


      Our Head PGA Professional, Sven Nielsen, has been with us since the start to help establish Trump International Golf Club, Dubai. Sven grew up in South Africa and started playing golf at the age of 2, before joining his first golf club at the age of 6. Sven represented his County, Province and National teams at various age divisions.

      After a successful amateur career, Sven joined the team at Trump Turnberry in 2007, and became a PGA Professional in 2008. After nine and half years at the resort, Sven says “ Trump Turnberry is certainly one of the best places in the world to work at."  He now heads the golf academy at Trump International, Dubai and is always enthusiastic to help develop great players in the UAE.


      PGA OF UK Class A  /  PGA level 3 coach / TPI Certified golf coach Level 1  

      Ross McArthur hails from Hull, East Yorkshire in the United Kingdom. His passion for golf led him on the journey of turning Pro in 2001. From the age of 11, where he started representing Yorkshire at all levels and playing in all major amateur competitions until turning Pro, his eagerness to engage with the sport through coaching, has grown quickly. He is renowned for his successful implementation of the game in Ras Al Khaimah, through his presence as part of the opening team at Al Hamra Golf Club in 2008.   

      From developing successful juniors and ladies programs to representing the UAE Pro team in 6 Dubai Golf Trophies and winning a multitude of UAE PGA events over the last decade, this TPI certified coach brings 18 years of coaching experience in Golf to Trump. Ross states that he is "excited to become part of an amazing team at the club and looks forward to helping individuals in every aspect of player development and creating more all-rounded players in UAE.”

      Alex Riggs -teaching professional

      PGA of Canada Class A / B Sc. Kinesiology and Exercise Physiology / TPI Certified golf coach Level 3 and Junior Coach Level 3 / TrackMan / Aimpoint / Swing Catalyst Certified 


      Alex Riggs is a PGA Instructor from Canada who has been coaching in Dubai since 2013. Alex has been working in the golf industry for nearly 20 years and has been fortunate to work with several of the worlds best coaches. Prior to moving to Dubai, Alex coached in Florida and was mentored under Sean Foley, the coach of Justin Rose and several other PGA Tour Players.

      Alex has continued to grow his stable of players while coaching in several countries around the world. The world class training facilities here at Trump International Dubai provide the ideal location for Alex's passion of elite player development


      PGA of GB&I Fellow Professional/TPI Level 2 Golf Coach & Level 3 Junior Coach/Trackman/Boditrak CertifiedAimPoint Middle East Senior Instructor/Flastick Certified Instructor/Putting Solutions Level 1 Instructor/PGA Golf Psychology Certified

      Malcolm Young is a PGA Fellow Professional originally from Monifieth, Scotland and brings over 20 years of experience to Trump International Golf Club, Dubai. Malcolm turned professional at the age of 19 upon completing his apprenticeship at the Panmure Golf Club, located adjacent to the world famous Carnoustie Golf Links. He then moved on to Portugal and Dubai, where he developed the academy at  Arabian Ranges Golf Club as Head Professional. Prior to his most recent move to Trump International Dubai, Malcolm worked as Director of Golf for Jack Nicklaus Academies of Golf in Hong Kong.

      Malcolm works with players of all level and has developed a strong junior coaching and playing platform in Dubai. A winner of several PGA events, including the UAE PGA Strokeplay and Matchplay Championships, Malcolm has also played in 10 editions of the Dubai Golf Trophy, including a victorious captaincy for the UAE PGA team. A passionate and dedicated coach, Malcolm specializes in putting and has studied with some of the best names in putting instruction, including Phil Kenyon, David Orr and Mark Sweeney. Upon returning to Dubai, Malcolm states "the facilities at Trump International are world-class and it is a privilege to be a part of the team.”


Membership at Trump International Golf Club, Dubai provides a lifestyle of uncompromising personalized service, luxurious amenities and attention to detail that create a lifetime of memories.

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