Education & Training Course Information


Education and Training Course Schedule 2018
Course/ OverviewDateVenueFeeRegistration

Walking Trail Planning

Course Overview

21st MarchAbbeyleix Manor Hotel€110 (+Booking Fee)Eventbrite

Walking Trail Development

Course Overview

11th AprilAbbeyleix Manor Hotel€110 (+Booking Fee)Eventbrite

Trail Maintenance & Monitoring

Course Overview

3rd MayAbbeyleix Manor Hotel€110 (+Booking Fee)Eventbrite

Introduction to Trail Construction

Course Overview

25th AprilLough Key Forest Park€110 (+Booking Fee)Eventbrite

Practical Trail Surface Construction and Repair

Course Overview

26th AprilLough Key Forest Park€110 (+Booking Fee)Eventbrite

Introduction to Trail Survey, Design and Specification

Course Overview

23rd MayLough Key Forest Park€110 (+Booking Fee)Eventbrite

Recreational Cycle Route Planning & Development

Course Overview

30th+31st MaySport Ireland National Sports Campus, Dublin€280 (+ Booking Fee)Eventbrite

Sport Ireland Trails has developed a number of training courses suitable for people wishing to develop skills in the area of recreational trail planning, development, maintenance and management. Our courses combine a classroom and practical approach and are embedded in best practice. All our course tutors have a wealth of experience in their respective fields.


Our Training Blocks offer the best value with 3 one day courses available for a reduced rate of €250. Contact us to find out more.

Training Blocks

An overview of the courses available is provided on the left. If you are interested in having one or more of these courses run in your area, please contact the Sport Ireland Trails staff who are listed below:

Cian Spillane (Programme Coordinator)

01 8608846

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Education and Training Programme Guide


Recreational Trails Education and Training Programme Guide