Summer Camps

Birr Outdoor Education Centre, run a variety of Adventure days and Adventure Camps, for teenagers and children from April to October.  Those attending have the opportunity to try out a wide range of Adventure Sports, as well as camping in the Slieve Blooms and other magical places.

Staff in Birr Outdoor Education Centre are fully committed to ensuring that all safety standards are adhered to during all activities.Our instructors are fully qualified and comply with all N.G.B. Safety Guidelines. We are a non profit making organisation affiliated to the Department of Education and Skills under the auspices of County Offaly VEC. It is mandatory for all our staff to be fully qualified and certified by the relevant governing bodies, be Garda vetted and complete ongoing training courses.

Birr OEC are proud to have an excellent safety record at our centre in Birr and out on the field. Should you have any queries regarding activity courses and programmes at Birr OEC then please feel free to contact us on   05791 20029 or via our contact form here >>

Covid Restrictions:

Laois and Offaly ETB and Birr OETC have rigorously examined the structure of our service in line with the Public Health and Health Service Executive (HSE) guidelines with regard to social distancing practices and sanitation.

We will be providing all activities in line with Government guidance and advice.  These guidelines will be continually updated as the summer progresses.

We will take all the necessary precautions to keep everyone safe whilst participating on our courses.

Thanking you for supporting Birr Outdoor Education and Training Centre and let’s hope we all have a great summer.

Summer Camp Application Forms

Unfortunately, all our camps for the summer 2021 are fully booked.