Gartan Outdoor Education Centre

Located on the shore of beautiful Lough Gartan, Gartan OEC provides a broad range of adventure and environmental education courses, designed for all age groups and levels of ability.

Gartan OEC designs and delivers education, specialist and recreation courses providing high quality learning experience, challenge and fun in wild and spectacularly beautiful locations. All courses ensure a positive lifelong learning and developmental impact. They are provided on a residential or non residential basis. The benefits of Outdoor Education are well established, contributing significantly to personal, social and emotional development of users. Donegal ETB believes young people and adults should have the opportunity to experience the outdoors, the environment beyond the classroom, as an essential part of learning and development.

The following benefits or outcomes are commonly attributed to Outdoor Education:

Social awareness
Environmental appreciation and awareness
Outdoor sporting skills
Confidence
Personal qualities
Health and fitness
Increased motivation
Broadened horizons
Development of leadership skills
Enjoyment

Programmes available

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Contact Information

Gartan Outdoor Education and Training Centre,
Churchill,
Letterkenny
Tel: 074 9137032
Web: www.gartan.com

Ursula MacPherson
Director
ursulamacpherson@donegaletb.ie

Sean McCrudden
Assistant Director
seanmccrudden@donegaletb.ie

Tricia Fitzpatrick
Administrator
triciafitzpatrick@donegaletb.ie

Charlie Cassidy
Senior Instructor
charliecassidy@donegaletb.ie


Location

Gartan Outdoor Education and Training Centre,
Churchill,
Letterkenny
Tel: 074 9137032
Web: www.gartan.com

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