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Club Leadership Development Programme (CLDP)

Thu 14th Dec

Tara Gleeson


The Camogie Association, GAA and LGFA and are pleased to confirm the next phase of Club Officer training scheduled for the first few months of 2024. The Camogie Association has worked closely with the GAA’s Officer Development Committee and the LGFA to make a range of modules from the Club Leadership Development Programme (CLDP) available to both new and existing Club Officers. A new format for 2024 has been developed and a breakdown of what is available is as follows:

  1. Revised Club Officer Foundations eLearning Module

The Club Officer Foundations eLearning Module has been updated and is now ready for Club Officers to complete. It will go live from the 1st of January 2024 and it will be made accessible here –

  1. New Officer Induction Modules

Each Provincial Council will lead the delivery of online role-induction training for Chairpersons, Secretaries, Treasurers, PROs and Coaching Officers on the following dates:

  • 11 January – Ulster
  • 16 January – Connacht
  • 18 January – Leinster
  • 25 January – Munster

Specifically, a suite of 90-minute webinars will be delivered – by a team of voluntary Associates – for the following roles: Chairperson, Secretary, Treasurer, PRO and Coaching Officer. Some Provinces will also provide webinars for other roles, so please refer to the events calendar for more information:

  1. In-Person Events

Regional workshops on how to make your Club Executive more effective will be held in Q1 of 2024. Dates, times and the format are being refined at the minute, so more information will be communicated to Clubs in due course.

  1. Optional Modules

Club Officers can choose to complete one module from ten options available. These modules will be a hybrid of pre-recorded webinars or live upcoming events.

  1. Reflection Submission

Club Officers will be asked to submit a 300-word reflection on their pathway through the CLDP this year OR Club Officers will be asked to submit a 300-word reflection on their Club’s report from the Club Compás Programme.

  1. Certification

Completion of mandatory elements in January – April 2024 earns a Certificate in Club Leadership (Gaelic Games).

General Modules

Further modules being organised will be added to the schedule in the coming weeks, e.g., Foireann. Confirmed events in this category include:

  • 18 January – Gaelic Games versus Discrimination
  • 23 January – Commercial and Sponsorship
  • 7 February – Critical Incident Response Training
  • 19 February – Gaelic Games versus Discrimination
  • 22 February – Healthy Club Officer Training

Archived Modules

A vast range of webinar recordings are also available that cover the following topics:

  • Club Planning
  • Using IT to Simplify Club Administration
  • Operating Effectively as One Club
  • Demographics
  • Recruiting, Retaining and Engaging Volunteers
  • An Ghaeilge sa Chlub
  • The Corporate Trustee Model Explained
  • Upholding Disciplinary Rules and Procedures
  • Running the Club AGM
  • LGFA YouTube Channel –


For more information, please refer to the Programme Brochure here.



Enrolment for all upcoming events is now open via the Officer Training Calendar:

Any queries regarding this correspondence can be directed to or

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