Golf Academy

Our Coaching Programs

  • Private
  • Beginner
  • Junior
  • Short Game
  • Supervised Practice
  • 3 Club Tour
  • Distance & Gapping
  • Day With The Pro
  • Holiday Junior Camps
  • Weekly Clinics

Why we offer the best

  • First Class instruction
  • All coaching programs are individually customized, precise, and goal oriented
  • Coaching designed to develop technical, tactical, physical, and mental components
  • A wide variety of practice techniques to create proper stimulation and less boredom
  • Emphasis is on making the improvement process fun
  • Top of the line video cameras and video swing analysis software
  • Indoor and outdoor instruction facilities
  • Instruction on the golf course and on the range
  • A Mental training program designed by premier golf psychologist
Director of Instruction: Derek Sauser

Derek Sauser is the new Director of Instruction at Fairways of Canton.

Derek aims to elevate the level of game performance and enjoyment within each student he works with. Derek uses the latest video analysis technology  with coach to student accessibility.  His  20+ years of personal instruction refines advancement of his students to meet and exceed their golfing goals.

Derek has worked at numerous clubs: Lake Nona CC, Isleworth CC, CC of Orlando and most recently the CC of Asheville.  It was at the CC of Orlando and CC of Asheville that Derek pursued his passion for teaching the game and improve his teaching methods and disciplines. Derek believes the game of golf tends to be over complicated and confusing to even those who play it daily. He  always has a vested interest in each student willing to offer their time and will simplify the great game of golf to all his students.

Derek is blessed with 3 beautiful women in his life. His wife, Melissa and their two daughters, Ella and Sadie.  Derek enjoys spending time with his family, fishing, woodworking and the occasional trip to the in-laws.

You may contact Derek using the “schedule a lesson” form below or directly at: or (407)-415-7153



(770) 720-1808



400 Laurel Canyon Parkway

Canton, GA 30114