Succession Training

Family Succession and Inheritance Conversations

Event Date: 18th June, 2024

A one day roleplay and hands on workshop on facilitating and mediating succession and inheritance conversations, co-delivered by Clare O’Keeffe. Certified Farm Transition Coordinator & Mediator at Succession Ireland and Enda Geoghegan, Teagasc, Climate Change & Sustainability Advisor.

This workshop is for the professional who communicates, facilitates and mediates directly with family farm owners, family members and their potential successors on the succession process.

This training will demonstrate a farm family meeting in conversation and discussion, from crafting the agenda to reaching a memorandum of understanding and will build on and advance existing skill sets of impartiality, non-judgmental and listening to understand in a non-biased manner.

This programme is an advanced agricultural mediation skills programme simplified in a step-by-step process

  • Time: 9.30am – 4.30pm
  • Venue: Teagasc Offices, Portlaoise. Eircode: R32CF21

Soft Skills Training for Agricultural Professionals in Farm Succession Conversations

Event Date: 24th, 25th September and 15th October

Agricultural Sector Soft Skills Training in Farm Succession Conversations is delivered by Clare O’Keefe, Certified Farm Transition Coordinator and Mediator and Enda Geoghan, Teagasc Advisor and qualified Mediator. Part funded by Macra Agricultural Skillnet, the three day programme is an advanced agricultural mediation skills programme which is specifically targeted at front line agricultural sector professionals and consultants focusing on the economic, social and environmental impact within succession planning conversations.

  • Time: 9.30am- 5.00pm
  • Venue: Park Hotel, Mullingar
  • Course cost – to include course materials, refreshments and lunch each day is €430

Please note that our part-funded training rate is only available to those working or living in the Republic of Ireland.

Transferring the Family Farm Clinics 2024

A farm succession plan is essential for the future viability of your farm business!

Our upcoming Transferring the Family Farm clinics are designed to help farm families through the process of and all aspects that need to be considered when transferring the family farm.

  • Tuesday, 1 October | 10am
    Fitzgerald’s Woodlands House Hotel & Spa, Adare, Co. Limerick
  • Wednesday, 2 October | 10am
    Corrin Mart Conference Centre, Fermoy, Co Cork
  • Thursday, 3 October | 10am
    Riverside Park Hotel & Leisure Club, Enniscorthy, Co. Wexford
  • Tuesday, 8 October | 10am
    Inishowen Gateway Hotel, Buncrana, Co. Donegal
  • Wednesday, 9 October | 10am
    Knockranny House Hotel, Westport, Co. Mayo
  • Thursday, 10 October | 10am
    Abbeyleix Manor Hotel, Abbeyleix, Co. Laois