After getting his Diploma in Recreation / Sports Coaching in 1998, Andrew decided to follow his interest in golf and coaching and undertake the PGA 3 year traineeship.
Pitty completed his traineeship in 2001 under the guidance of the principle BannLynchMcDade coaches. Andrew is coach to star amateurs Gabi Ruffels and Alizza Hetherington. Gabi has represented Australia internationally and Alizza was the winner of the 2016 Girls Victorian Junior Championship and 2016 Women's Victorian Amateur Championship.
Andrew's coaching philosophy has been strongly shaped by the proven BannLynchMcDade methodology. Andrew places a teaching emphasis on continual development of all facets of a player's game, regardless of level of ability.
Andrew played golf full time on the Australasian Tour , Canadian Tour, and also competed on the Asian Tour. Andrew was the winner of the 2006 Western Australian PGA.