CMAC Golf Learning Center – Main Page


313 South Road
Candia, NH 03034

100 Hideaway Place
Somersworth, NH 03878

Private Lessons


Summer Camps


Golf Club Fitting


Club Regripping


Book A Lesson With our PGA Professional Team

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Shaun Bishop, PGA

General Manager
Candia Woods

Craig McLaughlin, PGA

Director of Golf
Candia Woods


Lewis White, PGA Associate

Assistant Golf Professional
Candia Woods


Ben Alexander, PGA

General Manager
The Oaks


Jon Ellis, PGA

Director of Golf
The Oaks

To Book with or email
603.692.6257 ext. 1

Patrick Thornell, PGA

Head Golf Professional
The Oaks

Jim Sheerin MP

Jim Sheerin, PGA

Master PGA Professional
The Oaks

2023 Summer Camps

Monday thru Thursday – Morning & Afternoon Sessions
Sessions for Ages 6-12 & 13-17
  • $195 per session – 4 Day Camp – 2 hours per day
  • Each Session is limited to 18 students
  • Students attain a strong foundation in the basic fundamentals of golf
  • Full swing, short game, fun games and activites scheduled
  • Valuable life skills and 9 core values taught through the First Tee curriculum.
  • Low student to teacher ratio of (6:1) for increased student enjoyment and education
  • Golf clubs available for use; please let us know
  • Water and fruit provided each day; students may bring their own refreshments/snacks
  • Students to receive a certificate and golf goody bag on final day of camp

Sign-Up For Summer Camps
at Candia Woods

Sign-Up For Summer Camps
at The Oaks

Operation 36 Classes

Learning to play golf can be an overwhelming and frustrating experience if you don’t have a clear plan.  Operation 36 provides beginners with the most effective developmental programs and technology to learn to play golf.  Become a skilled golfer by following a motivating roadmap to shooting Par (36) or better for 9 holes!

How Op 36 Works

Play 9 Holes With Op 36

Learn to play golf or develop your skills even further using the Operation 36 on-course divisions.  Designed to allow you to work on the skills needed to pass each division.

Learn & Develop Skills

Attend our fun & engaging classes with our PGA Professional Staff.  We will work on a new skill that will help you pass your on-course divisions and become a life-long golfer!

Train & Track Your Progress

Every participant and family gets access to the Op 36 Golf app.  This will allow you to log when you play and train, stay connected with our staff, and become a part of our community.

Our Mission

In addition to being two of the Best Places to Play in New Hampshire, Candia Woods & The Oaks are proud to offer learning centers for golfers of all skill levels.  Under a PGA Professional lead team, our learning centers offer a wide array of fun and knowledgeable learning opportunities.

“All of us at the CMAC Golf Learning Centers are focused on providing an atmosphere for golfers of all levels to improve & experience increased enjoyment from the game of golf.   From those who are new to the game to accomplished players seeking improvement, our PGA professionals create a relaxed atmosphere for all to achieve their goals in golf.”
Craig “CMAC” McLaughlin, Director

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