Outdoor Sports and Recreation

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The Outdoor Sports and Recreation QQI level 5 award will equip the learner with the knowledge, skill, and competence to work independently or under supervision.

Course Structure

This course offers learners the opportunity to study Outdoor Sports and Recreation in both a practical and theoretical environment to prepare students for entry into third level education and the world of work. Work experience in the local catering sector will be of particular benefit.

Course are suitable for anyone over 18 years, including mature students.
Courses are full time - September to May
Register now to secure your place. Allowances and grants available subject to eligibility.
Practical experience is provided with industry and employment opportunities available upon completion.
Transportation from Belmullet to Rossport available daily.

Course Content

Outdoor Recreation, Adventure Activities
Shallow Water Pool Lifeguarding Skills
Occupational First Aid, Sailing Skills
Orienteering, Safety Boat Handling Skills
Kayaking Instruction Skills
Outdoor Leadership and Safety
Windsurfing Skills
White Water Surf Skills

Career Options / Progression

Students may also gain employment in industry aand progress to Third Level.

N.B Courses will run subject to canditate numbers.