Recreational Tourism & Trail Development Programme

Recreational Tourism & Trail Development Programme

This Local Training Initiative is a WWETB funded training program run by Dunhill Multi Education Centre offering participants a strong grounding in tourism and the role that it can play in sustainable rural development.  The Programme will help develop skills needed in the tourism, recreation and trail maintenance enterprises that support Waterford’s network of trails. The course is accredited by QQI and participants will gain a Major Award in Tourism with Business at Level 5 on the National Framework of Qualifications.

Typical Content 

  • Tourism Principals & Practice 5N2078  
  • Tourism Information &Administration 5N0636
  • Communications 5N0690    
  • Work Experience 5N1356
  • Start Your Own Business 5N1418    
  • Safety & Health at Work 5N1794
  • Hard Landscape Construction 4N0681    
  • Plant Identification, Care & Maintenance 4N1186
  • Word Processing 5N1358    
  • Sport & Recreation 5N2667
  • Community Trail Development    
  • National Trail Standards & Development
For More Information Contact

Dunhill Multi Education Centre, Dunhill Ecopark, Ballyphilip, Dunhill, Co Waterford. 051-396934

Centre Manager: Marie Cox

Trails Programme Co-ordinator: Helen Kavanagh

Assistant Co-ordinator; Martina O’Brien