Courses and Training

IAYO engages in training of conductors, organisers and young players through workshops, seminars and courses. We also link members to training by other organisations such as The Wheel, Business to Arts, Barnardos, the National Youth Council of Ireland, Carmicheal House and Education and Training Boards (ETBs). Courses and training include IT, fundraising and sponsorship, youth work practice, volunteer management, employment law, planning and strategy, project management and much more. Visit our training page in Newsnotes Online for regular updates.

IAYO Orchestral Conducting Workshops 2021

We are very happy to present our annual week-long Orchestral Conducting Course which will take place in the Irish Chamber Orchestra Studio, University of Limerick in 2021. We will announce confirmed dates shortly. Further information and applications, please see