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Adult Programmes

We offer a wide range of Adult Programmes....

For 2017

Summer Camp for GrownUps! So this summer we are running a range of activities over six weeks. Thursday evenings 6.30 - 9pm. €30 per evening or €100 for 4. The dates are 6,13,and 20 July and 10,17 and 24 August. Phone 094 9546483 to book!

Adventure Programmes

Adult Skills Courses GalwayAll of our outdoor adventure activites are on offer for adult groups. Prices are based on groups of six.On the water there's Kayaking, Canoeing, Windsurfing, Sailing, Gorge Walking, Caving and Raft Building. And on the land Hillwalking, Orienteering, Rock Climbing, Abseiling, Petersburg Challenge and the Obstacle Course are available.

Corporate Team Building

How about basing your staff day out at Petersburg OEC? Any requests can be catered for. Raft building and the Obstacle Course are frequently chosen for these types of days but all our outdoor adventure activities are on offer.

Skills Courses

first aid coursesTake anactivity to the next level by participating in one of our skills courses. Equip yourself with the skills of driving a power boat or navigating in the hills. At Petersburg our qualified staff are trained to deliver a range
of courses suitable for those with an interest in becoming more qualified in the outdoors. These outdoor skills courses include Mountain Skills, Kayaking, Canoeing, Windsurfing, Power boating and First Aid Courses. For more information on these courses see Training Courses Outline. Assessments can be arranged also, just call for details.

First Aid/Rescue and Emergency Care Courses

Rescue and emergency care was founded by specialist doctors working in remote health care. The course covers basic life support, accident procedure, treatment of injuries and outdoor rescue. Ideal for anybody who may ever need to use first aid in an outdoor environment!

Environmental Programmes

As it is surrounded by such an array of interesting geology andField Studies In Galway landscape features Petersburg is an ideal base for the study of the environment. Facilities for botany, zoology and geology fieldtrips are all at hand. Day outings and weekends for special interest groups can be arranged on request. Beginner courses may be run for those just starting their career in the outdoors.

Meetings and Conferences

Petersburg is not just for outdoor activities.The Centre has already hosted a number of meetings and conferences for groups such as The Western Health Board, World Life Skills group and the Department of Education In - Service Section. If you wish your conference or meeting to be held in a beautiful location with good food and comfortable accommodation with the added option of including team building or outdoor leisure activities Petersburg House is the location for you.

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Petersburg Outdoor
Education Centre,
Co. Galway,

Tel: 094 954 6483
Fax: 094 954 6705

From Outside Ireland Call:
+353 94 954 6483