PGA Instruction

John Gagliano
Class A PGA Golf Professional
Pelican Golf Center at Arrowhead Golf Club

 John Gagliano Class A PGA Professional

John leads our professional golf staff, with a golf career that spans several different facilities; including but not limited to, private, public and retail. He began his private golf club experience at the Ivanhoe Club and Olympia Fields, while also being the top teaching professional at Golf Galaxy and is regarded as a Top 100 Fitter by Golf Digest.  John has given well over 35,000 lessons over a span of 30 years in the Chicagoland area mainly due to his comprehensive knowledge of the golf industry.

From custom club fittings and club repair, to lessons, John has a plethora of knowledge and is well suited to assist golfers of any age and skill level.  At Pelican Golf Center, John educates golfers with our extensive technology from Trackman, Boditrack, Foresight, V1 and SAM Putt Lab to help improve all aspects of a golfer’s game.   

John's PGA Professional Staff has years of experience teaching players of all levels from beginners to professionals, men and women, as well as Juniors.  With use of State of the Art Technology, we evaluate the golfers current Bio Mechanical and Physical attributes to identify a starting point for instructor and student.

Whether you are just looking for a tune up or to put a full lesson package together, contact us at 630.517.8480 or email



30 Minute Lesson / $60
Series of 3 - 30 Minute Lessons / $165
Series of 10 - 30 Minute Lessons / $450
Series of 18 - 30 MInute Lessons / $650
On-Course Playing Lesson / $200

Juniors (Ages 5-17)
30 Minute Lesson / $40
Series of 10 - 30 Minute Lessons / $350
Group lessons available, call for more information

*Rates subject to change without notice