Will my child be participating in a safe environment?

First Tee —Metro Atlanta is committed to creating and maintaining a safe and welcoming environment for all participants and individuals affiliated with the organization. As part of our commitment, all employees, coaches and volunteers must complete a background check before working with our youth. In addition, all employees, coaches, volunteers and board members will be required to complete the SafeSport training program. Learn More

Is there a fee to participate in First Tee — Metro Atlanta?

Yes, there is a per session fee of $75. Please refer to the Programs page for details. Program fees are paid online via the registration portal. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify.

Where is First Tee — Metro Atlanta located?

First Tee — Metro Atlanta is headquartered at John A. White Golf Course, 1053 Cascade Circle SW, Atlanta, 30311. The 9-hole course is open to the public year round.

In addition to the program offerings at our home course, John A White Park Golf Course, FTMA classes are also held at various golf courses and other training facilities throughout the metro area.

Are there Atlanta residency requirements?

There are no restrictions on residency to participate in the First Tee — Metro Atlanta Program.

Do I have to own golf clubs to join First Tee — Metro Atlanta?

Golf clubs are available for members to use during their assigned class. Also, members may use program clubs when playing the course. Oftentimes FTMA receives a donation of youth clubs to give to members.

What is the purpose of First Tee — Metro Atlanta?

We know that character is something you cultivate.  We exist to enable kids to build the strength of character that empowers them through a lifetime of new challenges.

What is the source of funding for First Tee — Metro Atlanta?

Contributions from individuals, corporate partners, and foundations support First Tee – Metro Atlanta.