Additional Organic Production Course announced

Additional Organic Production Course announced

The National Organic Training Skillsnet (NOTS) have announced dates for an Organic Production Course, this is in addition to the courses previously confirmed by Teagasc. If you joined the Organic Farming Scheme last year, or indeed plan to in the future, please note that it is compulsory to complete an Organic Production course.


Dates Location Trainer
22nd, 23rd, 29th and 30th of April 2016 The Enterprise Centre Drumshanbo, Co Leitrim Andrew Chilton


Places can be booked via our website at  or by contacting the office on 0719640688 or

Teagasc Course Dates are also listed below as are details on how to book a place on the course. Each course is run over 4 days and costs €220.


Date Venue Course Time
April 6,13,20,28
Maldron Hotel Portlaoise
Midway, Abbeyleix Road
Portlaoise, Co Laois
10am – 5pm
May 11, 17,25 and June 1st Teagasc CentreCodrum MacroomCo Cork 10am -5pm
May 13,20, June 3rd,10th Teagasc, Mellows CampusAthenryCo Galway 9.30am – 4.30pm


To apply for one of these courses you must book online, the link is as then click  ‘Apply for Organic Courses’ , and simply choose the course that you wish to attend.


National Organic Training Skillnet- Organic Production Principles  Course Dates

Dates Location Times
22nd & 23d of April29th and 30th of April


The Enterprise Centre,


Co Leitrim

Full BookedWaiting list only
15th and 16th of July22nd and 23rd of July

Friday & Saturday

The Enterprise Centre,Drumshanbo

Co Leitrim

5.30 pm  – 10.30pm on Fridays8.30am -4.30pm on Saturdays
21st of May28th of May

11th of June

18th of June

Ballykisteen Hotel,Limerick Junction,

Co Tipperary

10 am -5pm( Saturdays)

Mary Lynch

Course can be booked by calling 071 9640688, emailing or on our website at