Fall Classes 2021

October 11-December 18

Please CLICK HERE  to see the Fall Class Schedule


CLICK HERE to register for Fall Classes on September 15 at 8:00am!!!


Registration information

CLICK HERE to view the PLAYER Assessment Recommended Class List

for returning participants in the fall session!

Returning Participant Registration: If you have a returning participant you SHOULD have an account online. Please just click the “Forgot Password” button and a email to reset your password will be sent to you shortly. If you do not receive a reset password email, please create a new account and proceed through the system by creating a new participant to register for a class.  If you have any trouble with this registration process, please email Program Director Charles DeLorey: cdelorey@FTCV.org or call directly (760) 834-3847

Safety: The Safety of your child is our most pressing concern and we will be taking multiple precautions to keep all First Tee families, Coaches, Volunteers and Staff healthy. Please CLICK HERE to read through the Parent Handbook with a full list of safety protocols.

  • For Safety reasons, class sizes for the Fall Session are limited to TEN students per class. Please sign up for the class day/time you prefer your child to be registered for. Add your name to the wait-list if the class is full and we will use that information to open up more classes as needed.


Little Linksters: Participants Ages 4-6: Due to COVID-19 safety restrictions we are requiring for the Fall Session that a parent or guardian must CHAPERONE their Little Linkster for the entirety of the 45 minute class.
  • Little Linksters 1: Ages 4-5 (Pre-school/Kindergarten)
  • Little Linksters 2: Ages 5-6 (Kindergarten/First Grade)
5-year-olds: Parents, Please choose the class you feel your child will fit best into (If your child listens well to instructions, they will be ready for Little Linksters 2)
If your child is turning 7 years old prior to October 11, please enroll for a PLAYer 3 class.

Par/Birdie/Eagle Participants: Please enroll your child in their current level for the Summer Session.  If you have questions regarding Assessments/Certifications, please take a look at the Assessment/ Certification Document . Please remember that the First Tee recommends that every child stays at each level of the program (i.e. PLAYer level, Par Level, etc.) for at least TWO (2) years before moving to subsequent levels.

NEW PARTICIPANTS:  please enroll them according to age:

PLAYer 3: ages 7-8

PLAYer 6: ages 9-11

PLAYer 9 ages 12 & up

LPGA/USGA Girls Golf : These classes will be offered as supplemental classes to our First Tee – Coachella Valley Life Skills Classes. Your participant must be enrolled in a Life Skills Class (I.E. PLAYer, Par, Birdie, Eagle) to be able to participate in these fun Girl Only classes. For more information about these popular classes CLICK HERE!


COST: Due to COVID-19 and the loss of the Summer Session in 2020, we will be extending a one (1) session credit to those who were enrolled in the FTCV program last year.
If your child is not an active member (membership expired in 2020) this session will be $65. If you believe you are still owed a credit from the cancelled Spring session in 2020, please contact Program Director Charles DeLorey: cdelorey@ftcv.org
There are Military and Sibling Discounts available and as always, any family can apply for financial aid through the FTCV.org website during enrollment.


  • First Tee-Coachella Valley programming sessions are held in the Fall, Winter, Spring and Summer
  • Daily access to The Golf Center at Palm Desert, home of First Tee – Coachella Valley is included for current participants in a session
  • Use of all necessary golf equipment and programming materials is included
  • Daily access to the driving range including a small bucket of balls and golf equipment is included for active participants in a session
  • Participation in PGA/LPGA golf tournaments and other special First Tee events

Junior Scholarships

First Tee – Coachella Valley has many scholarship opportunities for participants. We offer partial and full scholarships for our Life Skills Program. Financial Aid requests are available through the check out process in our online registration portal.

To find out more about the Curriculum and the First Tee as a international program, please take a look at the Parent Guide:

CLICK HERE to VIEW the 2021 Parents Guide SPANISH                             

 CLICK HERE to view the 2021 Parents Guide ENGLISH