Coach Education Program

Mayo GAA Coaching and Games

Coach Education Programme for 2019.

Foundation Award - Football
North Mayo: Monday 28-1-2019 and Thursday 31-1-2019 in Killala Community Centre at 7pm each evening. (To book contact Michael Fitzmaurice)
South Mayo 1: Friday 18-1-2019 AT 7pm, and Saturday 19-01-2019 AT 10am in Davitts Gaa club House (To Book Contact Kieran Kilkenny).
South Mayo 2: Monday 28-1-2019 and Thursday  31-1-2019 in Ballinrobe Community School at 7pm each evening. (To book contact Kieran Kilkenny)
East Mayo: Wedneday  23-1-2019 and Wednesday 30-1-2019 in Swinford Civic building. Station road Swinford at 7pm each evening.  (To book contact  Eugene Lavin).
West Mayo: Monday 4-02-2019 and Thursday 7-2-2019 in Elverys McHale Park, Castlebar at 7pm each evening.  (To book contact martin Costello)
South Mayo 3: TBC

Award 1 YOUTH  – FOOTBALL/HURLING (4 evening sessions)
Session 1: Feb 19th,  Session 2: Feb 21st,  Session 3: Feb 26th,  Session 4: Feb 28th at 7PM each evenig in Breaffy Sports Areana.

Foundation Award - Hurling
FOUNDATION HURLING, Session 1: November 20th, Session 2: Novemeber 27th both in Ballvary National School.

Primary School Teacher In-service Training (Book Through The Mayo Education Centre)
Fundamentals Of Sport (GAA Foundation Award )

Course 1: July 2nd, 3rd & 4th in Elverys MacHale Park, Castlebar. 9:30am to 2:30pm each day.
Course 2: August 20th, 21st & 22nd in Elverys MacHale Park, Castlebar. 9:30am to 2:30pm each day.

Tutors (Football)
EUGENE LAVIN: 086-3998434; (Region 3 development officer)
EOIN SWEENEY: 086-3798576; (Erris region development officer)
MIKE FITSMAURICE: 086-8123432; (Region 1 development officer
KIERAN KILKENNY: 087-9093149; (Region 4 development officer)
MARTIN COSTELLO: 086-4053088; (Region 2 development officer
BILLY MC NICHOLAS: 087-2497407; (Games development manager)
DENIS O BOYLE: 087-2210881
MARTIN CONNOLLY: 087-6328493
EANNA CASEY: 086-8616423
PADRAIC WALSH: 087-2233094

Tutors (Hurling)
Adrian Hession: 087-2450566; (Hurling development officer)
Peter Cassidy: 087-9190069

To Book on courses, you must register online first, for the information on how to do so contact your local Club Coaching Officer, or any of the Regional development officers listed above or email

Foundation - €20
Award 1 - €50
Award 1 Adult - €20 (Add On Modules)
Child Protection Course - €15