Lessons & Instruction
With its double-ended all-grass driving range, large putting and chipping greens, and on-site PGA Learning Center, The Home Course has a full array of instructional outlets for players of all abilities – Junior Camps, Ladies Night, one-on-one instruction with men and women PGA professionals, and packages for a series of lessons.
Lead Golf Instructor – Shane Prante, PGA
(360) 878-6918 (cell)
Shane oversees The Home Course’s lessons, clinics, and junior programs, which are held throughout the year. He turned professional in 2007.
He has seven regional titles to his name, and in 2017 won the Northwest Open Invitational (for the third time) and the Washington State Assistants Championship. Most recently, he won the 2019 Washington Open. In 2016, Shane was named the Western Washington Chapter PGA Player of the Year.
Shane played on the Saint Martin’s University men’s golf team in Lacey, Wash., where he was the No. 1-ranked NCAA Division II player from 2004-2006.
Assistant Golf Professional – John Cassidy, PGA
(360) 791-5053 (cell)
A native of Yelm, Wash., John played in several PNGA and WA Golf championships as an amateur. In 2007, he was named to Team WA Golf to compete in the PNGA Cup, and also named to Team Washington to complete in the USGA Men’s State Team Championship. He finished second in the 2007 Washington Amateur. He qualified for the 2003 U.S. Amateur, and was named the 2003 NAACC Player of the Year while at Tacoma Community College.
After turning professional, John competed on PGA TOUR Canada from 2008-2011. He won the 2014 Washington Open. In 2016, John was named the Pacific Northwest Section PGA Assistant Player of the Year for the second time in three years, and won the 2016 Section Assistants Championship. He qualified for and competed in the National PGA Assistants Championship in 2014, 2015 and 2016.
John Cassidy III previously served as The Home Course’s director of instruction in 2016-18.
All lessons must be used within one year of the date of purchase.
- Single lesson – $75
- Series of four lessons – $250
- Playing lesson – $150
- Single lesson – $50
- Series of four lessons – $160
1-Hour Group Lessons:
- $75 for the first person
- $30 for every person thereafter
For additional information on lessons and instruction, contact the golf shop at (253) 964-0520.
To book a lesson online, use the form above or click here.