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  Adult Introductory Courses - 2012
Canoeing Ireland will be running a series of evening and weekend kayaking courses throughout the spring and summer months at its Training Centre which is located in the Strawberry Beds, Chapelizod.
  

 

  Evening Courses
These courses are of introductory level and operate under the guidance of qualified Canoeing Ireland Instructors. Assessment for the Level 2 Kayak Skills Award is included at the end of each course. These courses consist of 5 evening sessions from 7:00 until 9:30 pm over 5 weeks
. Course fee includes all technical equipment (i.e. kayaks, wetsuits, etc.).

 

Further details are forwarded when a place is booked on a course.  The Course fee is €150
 Click here for application form

Evening Courses
Block 1  - Consisting of 5 evening sessions, one evening per week over 5 weeks
 

 

C1
Starting:
Tuesday
17th
April
until
Tuesday
15th
 
May    
C2
 
Wednesday
18th
April
"
Wednesday
16th
 
May     
C3
 
Thursday
19th
April
"
Thursday
17th
 
May     

 

     Block 2- Consisting of 5 evening sessions, one evening per week over 5 weeks 

 

C4
Starting:
Tuesday
22nd
May
until
Tuesday
19th
June   
C5
 
Wednesday
23rd
May
"
Wednesday
20th
June   
C6
 
Thursday
24th
May
"
Thursday
21st
June    

 

   Block 3 - Consisting of 5 evening sessions, one evening per week over 5 weeks 

 

C7
Starting:
Tuesday
26th
June
until
Tuesday
24th
July     
C8
 
Wednesday
27th
June
"
Wednesday
25th
July     
C9
 
Thursday
28th
June
"
Thursday
26th
July   

 

   Block 4 - Consisting of 5 evening sessions, one evening per week over 5 weeks 

 

C10
Starting:
Tuesday
7th
Aug
until
Tuesday
4th
Sept
C11
 
Wednesday
8th
Aug
"
Wednesday
5th
Sept
C12
 
Thursday
9th
Aug
"
Thursday
6th
Sept

 

 

 

  

Weekend Courses
These courses are of introductory level and operate under the guidance of qualified Canoeing Ireland Instructors. Assessment for the Level 2 Kayak Skills Award is included at the end of each course. These courses consist of 4 sessions from 10:00 until 4:00 pm over 2 days. Course Fee  includes all technical equipment (i.e. kayaks, wetsuits, etc.). Further details are forwarded when a place is booked on a course.   The Course Fee is €150
Click here for application form 

Consisting of 4 sessions over 2 days

 

W1  Starting: Saturday 28th April Sunday 29th
April
W2   Saturday 19th May Sunday 20th May
W3   Saturday 9th June Sunday 10th June
W4   Saturday 30th  June  Sunday  1st  July
W5   Saturday 21st   July Sunday  22nd  July 
W6   Saturday 11th   Aug Sunday  12th  Aug
W7   Saturday 1st  Sept  Sunday  2nd  Sept
W8   Saturday 24th Sept
     
   
 
   

  


                                      Adult River Trips 2011
Canoeing Ireland will be continuing to run its programme of river trips throughout the Spring and Summer months from its Training Centre which is located in the Strawberry Beds, Chapelizod.

 

The river trips operate under the guidance of qualified Canoeing Ireland Instructors. The trips are an ideal follow-on to those who have completed an Introductory course and wish to progress their kayaking skills. Participants should be at Level 2 Kayak skills standard at a minimum.  These trips normally run from  10:00 until 4:00 pm Fee is €40 and includes all technical equipment (i.e. kayaks, wetsuits, etc.). Further details are forwarded when a place is booked on a trip.                  

                                        >> Click here to print off Booking Form            

Code  Day Date  Starting  Status 
R13 Sun 30th October  10.00  
R14 Sun 13th November  10.00  
R15 Sun 27th November  10.00  
R16 Sun 11th December  10.00  

 


                                                                 

Youth Courses
Canoeing Ireland  organizes and runs a series of Level 1 and Level 2 Kayak Skills Training courses for young people (12 - 18 years old) throughout July and August at its Canoe Training Centre which is located in the Strawberry Beds, Chapelizod. All courses operate under the guidance of qualified Canoeing Ireland Instructors.                          >> Click  here for Application Form 

Introductory Courses
Level 1 Kayak Skills Course 
These courses are suitable for those who want to try out the sport and aim to teach basic boat handling skills with a strong emphasis on fun . These courses comprise of three sessions over three mornings from 10.00 - 12.30  Assessment for Level 1 Kayak Skills Award is included on these courses. Course fee is €75     

 
 Code Month Day 1 Day 2 Day 3
JK1 July 12 13 14
JK2 July 19 20 21
JK3 July 26  27 28
JK4 Aug  8  9 10
JK5 Aug 15 16  17
JK6 Aug 22 23  24

                                                                                                                       

Level 2 Kayak Skills Course These courses are suitable for those who wish to learn the basics of kayaking with the intention of progressing in the sport . They consist of five sessions over four days .  Courses are from 1.30 pm until 4:00 pm with a river trip on fourth day from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm. Assessment for the the Level 2 Kayak Skills syllabus is included on these courses.  The Course fee is €125

 JK9  July  26th  27th   28th   29th
 JK10  Aug  8th  9th  10th  11th
 JK11  Aug  15th 16th   17th  18th
 JK12  Aug  22nd  23rd  24th  25th