NEW training date for 2019:

Saturday 26th January 10am-3.30pm, Benners Hotel, Dingle

Saturday 9th February 10am-3.30pm, Brehon Hotel, Killarney – FULLY BOOKED

Saturday 30th March 10am-3.30pm, The Seanachaí, Listowel – FULLY BOOKED

Please complete Application Form for training and return to Diocesan Office. 

It is a national requirement for participants to attend the full-day training in order to receive certification. Training is renewable every 3 years.

Training is funded by each Parish at a cost of €40 per person.

Who should attend training?

  • All Priests, including active retired Priests who assist with parish duties.
  • Safeguarding Parish Representatives.
  • Sacristans.
  • Choir Leaders (if members of the choir are under 18 years of age).
  • Leaders of any parish group with under 18s in attendance.

Queries regarding training please contact: Jacklyn McCarthy | Safeguarding Co-ordinator | Tel: 064-6631168 | Email: