Golf Instruction

Golf Instruction

Bear Trap Dunes is committed to player development and growing the game of golf for our members, guests, and juniors. We offer a wide selection of golf instruction programs, clinics, camps and member tournaments and events.

To find out more, please contact the golf shop today at 302-537-5600. Open to everyone--the more the merrier!!

Private Instruction

Instructors focus on fundamentals of golf and customize your learning experience through player profile development, goal assessments and physical fitness improvement.

Coaching Development Program

Program allows you to work with your selected coach for 90-minute sessions per month, focusing on the putting, full swing, mental toughness, on-course shots and much more. The 90-minute sessions can be broken down as you wish; one 90-minute session, three 30-minute sessions, six 15-minute sessions.


Get Golf Ready

Learn everything you need to know to pick up the game of golf in just two weekends. These lessons cover everything from walking in to the golf shop to actually playing the game of golf in a casual, friendly group setting.  Only $99 for a complete Get Golf Ready session featuring four 1 hour lessons over 2 weekends.

May Session: 9th & 10th and 16th & 17th at 1:00pm
June Session: 6th & 7th and 13th & 14th at 1:00pm
August Session: 22nd & 23rd and 29th & 30th at 1:00pm

Adult Clinics

Instructional Fun for Adults. Topics change each week. Beginner thru experienced player.
Fridays from 4:00pm-5:00pm
May 29th, June 5th and 12th, July 17th and 24th, August 7th, 21st and 28th
Members: $15 per clinic Non-members: $20 per clinic

Sip & Chip

June 13th | 5:30pm to 6:45pm
Sip back and laugh as you enjoy wine, cheese and chipping practice with a pro.
Members: $35  Non-Members: $40

Puff & Putt

August 8th | 5:30pm to 6:45pm
Relaxed putting instruction paired with Scotch and a Cigar!
Members: $35  Non-Members: $40




Junior Clinics

Saturdays from 4:00pm - 5:00pm
May 30 • June 13 and 20 • July 18 and 25 • August 1, 8, and 15
$10 per Clinic or $70 for 8 Clinic Series

August 12th-14th
Cool 3-Day Golf & Surf School for Ages 7-17
Day 1: 9:00am-1:00pm (Golf @ BTD)
Day 2: 4:00-8:00pm (Surf @ Endless Summer Surf )
Day 3: 9:00am-1:00pm (Golf @ BTD)
New this season - SNAG Golf! Learn more at
$249 per Surf ‘n’ Turf Junior Camper


Our Team of Instructors include: 
PGA Head Golf Professional - Neil Maurer

Associate Golf Professional - Justin Blades
Assistant Golf Professional - Michael Rushin