Kayaking Courses for Schools

Canoeing Ireland offer a tailored kayaking programme to schools within the Dublin and outlying region. These programmess are available weekdays during school hours.

There are two packages that schools can choose from;

  • Level 1 Skills Kayaking  – Consists of three individual sessions
  • Level 2 Skills Kayaking – Consists of six individual sessions

The Time slots are Monday to Friday with the following times available

  • 9.30 – 12.30
  • 12.30 – 15.30
  • 15.30 – 18.30

Course Content:

The aim of the courses is to promote the sport of kayaking by introducing young people to it in a safe and fun environment.

  • To progress those who enjoy the sport already.
  • To have fun, learn a new sport, gain the basic skills
  • Promote team building and awareness between young people
  • To make new friends
  • Promote confidence and self belief

Course Costs

Level 1 Course €75 Euro for 3 sessions delivered over 3 sessions

Level 2 Course €150 for 6 sessions delivered over 6 sessions


How to book

Click to download aplication form

Email the application form to training@canoe.ie

Each participant must also have signed parental/guardian consent to participate. All forms should be collected by the group leader and returned prior to course commencement . Only participants with completed forms will be allowed to participate on the day.

Junior Form

What to bring:

We supply all the kayaking gear. Students will need to bring appropriate clothing for under the wetsuit such as shorts/swimming gear, warm fleece/hoodie or thermal that can get wet and also old runners and a towel.