Safeguarding course & Lads on the Lake programme

Safeguarding course & Lads on the Lake programme

A Safeguarding 1 course will take place Tuesday July 3, in Leitrim County Council offices in Carrick-on-Shannon.

All Coaches, Children's Officers and Designated Liaison Persons (DLP) must first complete the three hour Child Welfare & Protection Basic Awareness Course.

This course educates participants on the implementation of best practice in protecting the welfare of children involved in sport. Anyone working with children in sports should complete this course.

The cost of the course is €15. To book your place contact Leitrim Sports Partnership on 0719650498 or email


We are delighted to announce the first Lads on the Lake programme through Leitrim Sports Partnership. This is a great opportunity for men to get active on Leitrim's outstanding waterways.

The six week programme will introduce participants to Kayaking with a Blueway challenge on completion of the programme.

The programme will run on Tuesdays in Acres Lake, Drumshanbo beginning on Tuesday July 3, from 7pm-9pm and on Wednesdays in Lough Rynn Mohill beginning on Wednesday July 4, from 7pm-9pm.

The cost of the programme is €45 per person and you can sign up through

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