From September 2018 schools can offer two new curricula for Physical Education at senior cycle. The Department of Education in Ireland invited applications in December 2017. Schools can apply at http://bit.ly/2CLws0J The closing date 16 January 2018. The new PE curriculum enables students to choose three physical activities from three out of six categories. Personal exercise … Continue reading Students can sail the seas!
We will be running a series of Mountain Skills Training Programmes in Spring 2018. These outdoor programmes will be delivered at Gartan OETC, Church Hill, County Donegal, only 20 minutes drive from Letterkenny. The Mountain Skills Training Programmes are accredited by the National Governing Body (NGB) Mountaineering Ireland and are ideal for anyone wishing to … Continue reading 2018 Mountain Skills Training
On an annual basis on All Hallows’ Eve we host our heinous HORRIENTEERING sessions at Gartan! Can you read a basic map? Can you run? Are you up for a thrilling experience in a deep dark forest? If you answered yes to any of the above then be brave and book your 1 hour HORRORIENTEERING session. These sessions are … Continue reading Halloween Horrorienteering!!!!
We are delighted to have received this lovely endorsement from the talented Caroline Glackin. Caroline successfully completed the Donegal ETB 2016/17 Outdoor Activity Instructor Course. Caroline’s traineeship was based at Gartan OETC and she undertook training in sailing, emergency rescue, mountaineering skills, rock climbing, kayaking, powerboat operations and first aid. The closing date for the … Continue reading 2016/17 Outdoor Trainee Instructor Caroline composes a song in celebration.