College / Secondary Schools Educational Visits. CERT Courses
Secondary Schools - Educational Visits. Cert Courses
NEW SKILLS , NEW EXPERIENCES !. Tramore’s 5KM Blue Flag Surf Beach, Four Eco Systems and Amazing Coastline provide the perfect location for Students to learn a new skill and enjoy a new experience, choose from FREEDOM's action packed activities and educational programmes.We can custom design a package especially for your group and budget.
Group Discounts, Free Spaces for Leaders.
Surf Lesson - Half day
Surfing or Bodyboarding Lesson 2 ½ hrs
Have fun learning to surf with qualified experienced Instructors. Land based instruction takes place firstly at the surf school base, covering surfing technique, equipment, water safety and ocean awareness.
We are an Irish Surfing Association Approved Centre
Multi Activity Adventure Day
Multi Activity Day
This action-packed full day consists of 4 Activities (2 wet & 2 dry):
Wet Activities Include: Surfing, Body boarding
Dry Activities Include: Team Challenges or Land Yachting, Eco Hike Or Nordic Walk
Sample day: 2 morning activities, break for lunch, 2 afternoon activities
Bonding Day Out
Special Activity Day 4 ½ hrs
This Fun Activity Day special consists of 2 activities
A Surfing Lesson combined with an Eco Hike to The Sand Dunes / The Rock Pools
All equipment is supplied
Overnight Stay & Activities
Over Night Stay & Activities
Option 1 : One nights accommodation and 1 and half days activities: Surfing, Body boarding. Team Challenges, Land yachting. Eco Hike. Orienteering.
Option 2: 2 night’s accommodation and 2 days activities.
Accommodation/Meals: Grade A Hostel Accommodation or Hotel Option for large groups. Breakfast, Packed Lunches, Evening Meals & Evening Entertainment provided.
Excitement, Drama and Fun
Using Tramore’s Amazing Beach Environment, Participants rotate between a variety of Challenge Game Stations. Points are awarded for Leadership-Time Management- Communication – Participation and Task Completion . A prize is awarded to the winning team and the runner up team. The focus is on fun and participation
Duration: 1 ½ hrs
Nordic Walking is a technique of walking with poles ,its fun, easy, and a great way to improve your physique Walks takes place in scenic locations around Tramore. We have 3 Walks to choose from:
1 / The Beach & Sand Dunes Walk
2 / The Metal Man Coastal Walk
3/ The Lake & Promenade Walk
Duration: 1 ½ hrs
Learn about the ecology of Tramore Bay & Sand Dunes
Ecologically, the wetland area of Tramore contains a diverse range of habitats with associated plant and animal communities and is a nationally important Area of Scientific Interest and internationally important Special Protection Area and Special Area of Conservation. A well-developed dune system surrounded by a “Backstrand” which supports a rich invertebrate fauna on which many birds feed.
Duration: 1 ½ hrs
Gaeilge Surf Lesson
Learning Irish is Fun When You’re Learning to Surf. Dive into the Irish Language and enjoy a lesson trí Ghaeilge. The lesson is given bilingually for maximum understanding, learning and safety. Supported by Foras na Gaeilge
Duration: Allow between 2 to 2 1/2 hours from arrival to departure for the Surf Lesson. Complimentary Tea / Coffee in our coffee doc .
Full list of Irish Language programmes click here
Surfing Certificate Course
Our Irish Surfing Association Surf Skills Awards have been designed to facilitate the beginner surfer in a safe and fun environment. Simple pathways take you from catching and riding your first white water wave to completing all your basic maneuvers on green water. This Irish Surfing Association Programme enables the beginner surfer and your instructor to track your surfing progression through each level. Each award includes surfing practice and theory and Certificate Awarded on successful Completion of each level.
- White Water 1 – Paddling and catching Waves: You will learn to paddle, catch waves and ride prone.
- White Water 2 – Up and Riding: You will learn to pop up and surf to the beach in a standing position.
- White Water 3 – Control and Turning: You will learn to control your board, accelerating, stopping, turning right and left.
These accredited awards can be achieved in one 1 day or 2 Days or spread over 4 half days
Ecology Field Trip
Ecology Field Trip Details : http://www.freedomsurfschool.com/activities/ecology_field_trips