IOA Controllers Course, 12th March 2016 in Portlaoise

A one-day Controller’s course is being held on Saturday 12th March 2016 at the Maldron Hotel Portlaoise and will run from 10.00am to 5.00pm.

The course is primarily designed for those new to controlling and for those wishing to brush up on their controlling skills. It will include a practical exercise in a nearby forest and attendees should bring suitable clothing. The course will include a discussion on the proposed new Guideline for Colour Coded events.

The course is being led by Richard Williamson of LVO who is a BOF Grade B Controller and has extensive controlling experience having controlled the Lisburn City Race at IOC 2015, The NI Championships in 2013, and the JK Long Distance event in 2011.

The course will be limited to 15 participants and places will be allocated on a first come first served basis. The subsidised cost of the course that will include the cost of lunch will be E25.
Book and pay online using the link below, if you have queries email

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