Meet our professional team

Our professional team help to make Ferndown one of the top golf clubs in the UK and they are very much our public face, being the first point of contact for members and visitors alike. They guarantee you a warm, friendly and, of course, expert and experienced welcome.

We thought you'd like to get to know them a little better.

Scott Godfrey

Head Professional



Scott became assistant professional at Ferndown Golf Club in February 2005. In doing so, he left behind an amateur career that saw him become both English boys' and men's champion, while also qualifying for the 2003 British Open played at Royal St. George's. Scott's real passion since turning professional has been in coaching and between 2012 to 2015 he was the National Coach of England Under 18s National Girls. Scott combines his coaching with his Head Professional and Club Ambassador roles at Ferndown, where he is heavily involved in making sure the professional team deliver a high quality service to both members and visiting golfers.

Scott has recently been selected for the Coach Aspire Programme 2014/15, find out more here

Golf Lesson Tariff:

James Wilson

Golf Operations Manager

PGA Professional


James started his golfing career later than most at the age of 21. Four  years later he turned professional. He qualified in 2010 from the PGA  Foundation Degree programme and has gathered a wealth of experience in a  very short space of time. On the playing side, James has so far achieved  a top 25 finish in the National Club Pros as well as various Pro-Am  victories. James is responsible for the running of the Professional Shop  as well as all the Golf Operations within the club. James strives to  provide first class customer service within the Professional Shop and  prides himself on his ability to coach all standards of golfer.

Golf Lesson Tariff:

Adult 30 Minutes£25£30
Junior 30 Minutes£20£25
60 Minutes Trackman & Video Analysis£45£55
Course of 6 x 30 Minute Lessons£135£150
9 Hole Playing LessonPrice on requestPrice on request