Violin Teacher Training

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Teacher Training begins this month - September 2017. 

Teachers interested in joining the course should contact

The violin courses are held during 2-3 day weekends in Cork City and one Suzuki Summer Camp (which alternates around the country) amounting to 20 - 24 Course days.

Teacher Trainer: Trudy Byron-Fahy, Cork, Ireland. ESA Teacher Trainer.

We are about to start a new course, and If you are interested in joining please

  • have a look at the Irish Suzuki website for general information about our training courses
  • have a look at the European Suzuki website where you will find the Teacher Training Syllabus and Exam                    The ESA governs our course content and structures.

If you are unsure about joining the Course full-time this year, you are welcome to come along for the first weekend to learn more about Suzuki training without having to commit to the entire course.


CIT Cork School of Music, Union Quay Cork


Times10.00 - 18.00 Saturday and 9.30 - 16.30 Sunday. 


Level 1: 23 / 24 September - Introduction, Information, Interviews, Auditions

Level 3: 11 / 12 November

Level 2: 19 / 20 November

Level 1: 9 / 10 December

All Levels: 

13 /14 January

10 / 11 February

3 / 4 March

21 /22 April

12 / 13 May

16 / 17 June

Summer Camp in Galway: 6th - 8th July, 2018

Additional dates to be decided from September 2018. A minimum of 120 Contact hours are required before examinations can take place.