North Foreland Golf Club

PGA Golf Lessons

However experienced a golfer you are, professional tuition (along with real dedication and practice), will lead to a significant improvement in your performance. It’s through gaining a greater awareness of your strengths and weaknesses, that you get a better understanding of how to reach your own potential, and enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from achieving it.

Meet Our Professionals

Darren Parris, Senior PGA Professional

Darren’s style of straightforward, effective coaching has seen him teach all standards of players, including many other professionals. Having been PGA Qualified for over 15 years, he has valuable experience to draw upon to help improve your game.

Alternatively if you would prefer a playing lesson, Darren has played in the 2006 Open Championship, the 2005 PGA Cup, winning all five of his matches, and is twice a former winner of the Kent PGA Order of Merit. More recently, he was voted Foremost Professional in 2010, and won the inaugural Foremost Professional Championship in May 2011.

Alex Blown, Head PGA Professional

Alex has been at North Foreland since March 2009 and has been regularly coaching the membership six days per week since 2010, he recently took over as Club Professional in 2018.

In 2017 Alex was voted Foremost Assistant Professional of the year and has continued to impress leading brands such as Titleist and Your Golf Travel accepting Ambassador Roles in both positions.

Alex offers lessons both indoors and outdoors using the latest technology including Foresight GC Quad, GASP Camera System & Sam Putt Lab. With Alex’s expertise and this state of the art technology, your game will be carefully analysed, explained and together you can take your golf to a new level. Alex coaches players of all abilities and simplifies the technical game of golf.

Harvey Couchman, PGA Assistant Professional

Harvey began his PGA training in October 2019 having successfully turned professional in August of the same year. 

His coaching focuses on simplifying the golf swing breaking it down into easy to understand sections.

As well as this Harvey excels in Junior improvement and runs the weekly Junior classes which you can find out more about by following the tabs above.

Lesson Prices

Darren Parris Alex Blown
Harvey Couchman


Intro Session* £19.99 £19.99
40 Minute Session £55.00 £50.00
1 Hour Session £65.00 £60.00
Full Game Assessment £70.00 £65.00
9 Hole Playing Session £80.00 £75.00

*Intro session for new clients only


20% reduction for Junior one to one coaching

Our Premium Coaching Packages

Our premium packages are quite simply the best coaching experience you can get! All packages are flexible in their duration, and include video camera analysis using our state of the art Foresight GC Quad launch monitor, extensive training aids, and email support with a guaranteed response to questions within 24 hours.

Plan 1: GOLD 

  •  12 x 1 Hour Sessions
  •  1 x 9 Hole Course Playing Session
  • 1 x Full Game Assessment
  • 1 x Gapping Session

Price: Darren £549, Alex £499, Harvey £399

Plan 2: SILVER 

  • Full Game Assessment
  • 6 x 1 Hour Sessions
  • 1 x 9 Hole Playing Session

Price: Darren £349, Alex £299, Harvey £249

Plan 3: BRONZE

  • 3 x 1 Hour Sessions

Price: Darren £179, Alex £149, Harvey £99

Plan 4: Short Game Masterclass

  • 1 x SAM PuttLab Session (45mins)
  • 2 x 45 minute lessons

Price: Darren £149, Alex £129, Harvey £79

All premium performance plans also include:

  • Access to GC Quad
  • GASP Camera System
  • SAM PuttLab

For bookings or to get further information call us on: (01843) 604471, or email: or use the contact form at the bottom of this page.

Junior Golf

North Foreland Golf Club is continually on the look out for new ways to introduce golf to young people. Regardless of age and ability, it’s by teaching youngsters the etiquette of golf, they learn to be healthy, disciplined and socially engaged. It is our hope they also develop a life-long love of the game.

Junior Coaching - How it works

Use the form below for all coaching enquiries or email The Proshop:


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