Outdoor Education and Training gives you a unique learning environment, providing you with opportunities for active, experiential and social learning through water-based, land-based and centre-based activities. The benefits of this exciting and innovative approach to learning are many and include; improving your resilience and problem-solving, developing your communication and teamwork skills, discovering your personal strengths and weaknesses, improving your self-confidence, self-esteem and self-knowledge, developing your creative and critical thinking, preparing for employment, and progressing your studies in Further Education and Training.
Outdoor Education and Training is offered at two of our FET centres in the following locations:
Kilfinane in County Limerick and The Burren in County Clare.
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The Burren

The Outdoor Education and Training Centre The Burren is a purpose-built Further Education and Training Centre located in the heart of the Burren in County Clare. We provide high quality outdoor and adventure activities to people of all ages, specializing in education and youth work. Our courses provide you with rich and memorable outdoor experiences to develop your key skills. Our dedicated, enthusiastic and professional team have over 30 years of experience. Choose from a wide range of courses on offer such as Caving in the Burren, Rock Climbing, Kayaking, Hill Walking, Canoeing and so much more.

To explore what’s on offer and to get in touch, check out www.burrenoec.com

Kilfinane

The Outdoor Education and Training Centre Kilfinane provides a high-quality outdoor education experience for Further Education and Training courses, schools and youth work.
Our courses use adventure sports and the great outdoors to challenge you to realise your potential, develop your skills and enhance your wellbeing through time in nature. All courses are designed to suit your needs and are delivered in an active, safe and enjoyable environment. Choose from a wide range of courses on offer such as Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Kayaking, First Aid, Canoeing and so much more.

To explore what’s on offer and to get in touch, check out www.kilfinaneoec.com

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