Future Leaders - Transition Year Programme

Leagan Gaeilge

The “Future Leaders Transition Year Programme” is a joint initiative from the GAA and the Professional Development Service for Teachers (PDST). It is a cross-curricular programme comprising of a series of modules designed to encourage maturity, initiative, responsibility and leadership skills in pupils. The Programme gives pupils the knowledge and skills to support all roles required in the effective staging of Gaelic Games. As part of the Programme students are challenged to organise and run both on-field and off-field events for younger students.

For more detailed information on the programme click here to download a PowerPoint presentation.


Teacher Zone  nó le haghaidh Chúinne na Gaeilge cliceáil anseo  Cúinne na Múinteoirí


Tutor Zone


School Zone  nó le haghaidh Chúinne na Gaeilge cliceáil anseo  Cúinne na nGaelcholáistí

Note: Students and Teachers should click here and scroll through the list to find their own school.  The courses are listed alphabetically by county.  

2019/20 Registration:

Registration for schools to participate in the GAA Future Leaders TY Programme for the academic year 2019-2020 is now closed.  (Individual account registration, i.e. participants in schools already on the programme can be accessed by clicking Register on the Top left corner of the site.)

2020/21 Registration:

There will be a limited number of places available to new schools for the 2020/21 academic year. If your school is interested in registering please click on the following link

Or for more information on the programme you can contact the Future Leaders National Coordinator: Eoghan Hanley - 0858716575 / futureleaders@gaa.ie


Camán to Croker - Saturday 18th April; Click here for more details and for application form click here

Referees Form for Camán to Croker; Click here