Training Courses

The Local Enterprise Office (LEO)Training Schedule / 0949047555
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Trading Online Voucher Information Session Achill
Venue: Achill Sound Hotel
Date:    06/09/2017
Time:    8-10pm
Cost:     FREE
Workshop:  This seminar will outline how local businesses can benefit from trading online, financial supports available, eligibility and how to apply
Essential Tax, Vat, Cashflow, Debt Management Aut17
Venue:  Breaffy House Hotel, Castlebar, Co Mayo.
Date:     07/09/2017
Time:    7-10pm
Cost:    €60
Category: Business Training
A 6 week course about the management of the cash flow function as well as costing & pricing strategies that can minimise credit control risk.
Start Your Own Business Aut17
Venue:  Breaffy House Hotel, Castlebar, Co Mayo.
Date:    11/09/2017
Time:    7-10pm
Cost:     €60
Category: Start Your Own Business
A 6 week course to assist participants in developing an awareness and practical understanding of the steps of becoming self-employed.
Effective Marketing for Small Business Aut17
Venue: Breaffy House Hotel, Castlebar, Co Mayo.
Date:    25/09/2017
Time:   7-10pm
Cost:    €60
Category: Business Training
Running over 6 evenings this course aims to assist participants in understanding how to market their businesses effectively.
Social Media for Business Workshop, Beginners Aut17
Venue: Great National Hotel, Dublin Road, Ballina.
Date:   27/09/2017
Time:   9.30am - 4-30pm
Cost:    €30
Category: Workshop
Learn how to define and reach your audience effectively using Social Media
Plan and Develop a Website Aut17
Venue:  Great National Hotel, Dublin Road, Ballina.
Date:     02/10/2017
Time:    7-10pm
Cost:     €50
Category: Business Training
This course is run over 4 evenings and is suitable for businesses planning a website and for those seeking to review and upgrade their existing website.
Advanced Facebook Workshop
Venue: Castlecourt Hotel, Westport.
Date:    12/10/2017
Time:    9.30am - 4.30pm
Cost:    €30
Category: Workshop
The aim of the programme is to assist businesses who have an established business Facebook page and wish to take their use of Facebook as a business development tool to the next level.
Sales and Selling workshop Aut17
Venue: Great National Hotel, Dublin Road, Ballina.
Date:    21/11/2017
Time:    9.30am - 4.30pm
Cost:    €30
Category:  Workshop
Participants are provided with information on how to develop their sales skills, how to develop a sales plan & develop their selling techniques.
Mayo North East Training
Course: An Introduction to Social Enterprise Development
27th September 2017
10 week Duration
Are you interested in learning more about starting up a social enterprise or improving how an existing social enterprise operates? This innovative ten week online course is a collaboration between Mayo North East,South West Mayo Development Company CLG and An Cosan Virtual Community College. Accredited through IT Carlow, the course will commence at the end of September 2017.
Format:   Induction Wed 27th 10am-4pm followed by 8 online sessions each Wednesday 10am to 12pm + one full day midway workshop (8th Nov 10-4pm). Final online session 6th December. Workshops are held in a Ballina training hub or from your own home or place of work.
For more information or book a place contact Rita Hopkins, Social Enterprise Co-Ordinator, on 087 0507049 or email before 30th August.