Asst. Superintendent Track

Assistant superintendents will develop new skills to advance their careers with these learning opportunities.

Monday, Feb. 27

  • Advanced Personal Communication
  • Career Hot Topics (session)
  • Communication Skills for the Interactive Superintendent
  • Conflict Management
  • Hazardous Duty…Basic Bunker Maintenance
  • Identifying and Managing Hazardous Trees – Costs and Liability Associated with Tree Neglect
  • Maintaining a Healthy Lifestyle with a Hectic Schedule
  • Managing Your Manager, Committees and Boards
  • Mastering the Interview
  • Negotiating for Success
  • What the Tech? Technology Solutions for Your Turf (session)
  • When Golf Course Maintenance and the Rules of Golf Collide

Tuesday, Feb. 28

  • 21st Century Leadership – What's different now?
  • The Business of Golf
  • Career Hot Topics (session)
  • Communication Hot Topics (session)
  • Driving Revenue While Mastering Pace of Play
  • Drought Impacts
  • Hire Smart – Tips and Techniques for Selecting and Hiring Staff
  • Innovative Superintendents: Save Time, Money and Stress...Call Your Architect (session)
  • Maintenance Budgets and Standards – Tools for Effectively Communicating and Balancing Costs and Expectations
  • New Labor and Immigration Concerns for Golf Facilities: I-9 Audits, Mandatory E-Verify, Social Security No Match Letters and H-2B Visa Compliance (session)
  • A Plan-Based Budget Will Help You Succeed!
  • Stand Out in a Crowd: Advance Your Career to the Next Level (assistant superintendents only) (session)
  • Take Control of Your Career
  • Using Your Computer – Excel Uses for the Golf Course Superintendent

Wednesday, Feb. 29

  • Answers on the Hour (session)
  • Mock interviews (by appointment)
  • Tech Tips on the Hour (session)
  • Turfgrass Talk Show (session)

Thursday, March 1

  • Answers on the Hour (session)
  • Mock interviews (by appointment)
  • Tech Tips on the Hour (session)

Friday, March 2

  • Environomics: Blending Environmental and Financial Stewardship for the Modern Superintendent
  • Rules of Golf for the Superintendent
  • Taking Control of Your Financial Future…for the "Green" Industry Professional
  • USGA Green Section: Improving Your Golf Course Management Odds (session)