Longford & Westmeath Education & Training Board

Educational opportunities at Longford & Westmeath ETB are vast, as students can choose from hundreds of courses covering everything from beauty to welding, and from outdoor sports to horticulture.

LMETB really make use of their natural surroundings including the many lakes and waterways. Lanesboro Community College offer a QQI Level 5 Certificate in Outdoor Sports & Recreation. Giving students the expertise they need in activities such as white-water rafting and mountaineering to become a qualified instructor and launch their career into the world of adventure sports.


Students from Lanesboro Community College whitewater rafting as part of their training in Outdoor Sports and Recreation.

Longford & Westmeath ETB work with numerous further education centres across the two counties which can be found here:

Further information on Longford and Westmeath ETB can be found on their website, and by following the ETB on  
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