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Training & Skills


Training Opportunities 


First Aid Course. 12 places Cost €10

Saturday July 9th
Full day course on First Aid for Hillwalkers
Venue to be decided
Provider: Mary Mullins

Book with Marian at 876251194

Course is heavily subsidised by Ballyhoura Bears

 Short Introductory Course in Navigation Sat 5th March

A four hour introductory course in Mapwork given by MaureenO'Brien
There are ten places available. Please book via text asap with Marian at 0876251194
Leader Training Thurs March 24th 7pm (Postponed)
Rescheduled from last November this is a 2 hours  training session in Deebert House led by Mark Britton. Please confirm attendance via text to Marian at 0876251194
Refresher Navigation Course
Refresher Course rescheduled to April 9th
A day course on the hills led by Mark Britton. 
Unfortunately this is the only available date. Please confirm attendance via text with Marian at 0876251194
Map News 
East West Maps now have maps for the Reeks and Killarney National park,

Examples of courses we could organise relate to

• First Aid
• Mountain Skills 1 and 2
• Lowland Leader Award
• Walking Group Leader Award
• Other eg Radios

More detail of the Mountain Skills, Lowland Leader Award and Walking Group Leader Award are available at the Mountaineering Ireland Site


Mountaineering Ireland Training