Local Enterprise Office Cavan - Spring Training Programme 2018

Local Enterprise Office Cavan is pleased to announce its Spring / Summer Training Programme. To assist small business in meeting the challenges of the business world, the LEO provides a wide range of training supports which are tailored to meet specific business requirements.

Cavan LEO offers a spring and autumn schedule of courses every year which include a broad range of one day workshops, seminars, and evening courses.

Examples of courses available included in this Programme are our specifically tailored Start Your Own Business (SYOB), Sales Bootcamp, Basic Bookkeeping, Facebook & Instagram for business and a new workshop designed to inform businesses about the new General Data Protection Regulations. A full schedule of current and upcoming programmes can be viewed on booking section of our website

If you are interested in a particular training programme please use our on-line booking facility 

All training courses are heavily subsidised by Local Enterprise Office, Cavan and are offered as a priority to businesses with under 10 employees.   Please note most of courses are held in Cavan Innovation & Technology Centre, Dublin Road, Cavan.  Courses that require computers have a limit of 15 so early booking is recommended.





Start Your Own Business Programme

 30th   January(start date)

4 day workshop (one day per week over 4 weeks) followed by one-to-one clinic.


Revenue Online Services

5th   & 12th February

Revenue provides a wide   range of online services to business and   personal tax payers. This 2 day workshop will provide participants with the tools and knowledge to use the system to meet their business needs.


Facebook & Instagram for Small Business (beginners)

6th   & 13th February

This programme is for businesses with little or  a limited presence on Facebook and/or Instagram.  Programme consists of 2 half day workshops and 1 one-to-one consultation.


Trading Online Seminar

5th  March

A morning seminar offering advice, guidance and case-studies to small businesses who are interested in commencing or   improving their online trade.  Limited places, must be booked


Data Protection   Workshop

6th   March

The   General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into force on the 25th   May 2018, replacing the existing data protection framework under the EU Data   Protection Directive. Limited places, must be booked.


Sales Bootcamp –   Closing the Sale

7th   March

A practical course designed to improve your selling techniques.  Programme consists of a 1 day workshop followed by a one-to-one consultation.


Start Your Own Business Programme   

8th   March

(start date)

6 evening   workshop followed by a one-to-one clinic (one evening per week for 6 weeks).



Email Marketing

13th   & 20th March

This course is designed to show participants how to use email marketing effectively to promote their business. 2 half day workshops followed by a one-to-one consultation.


Search Engine Optimisation & Analytics

15th   March

(start date)

Learn how to drive customers to your website with this new programme. 4 half day workshops and 2 one-to-one consultations.


Bookkeeping & Taxation

27th   March

Aimed at those who are involved in running a small business and need to improve their bookkeeping knowledge and skills. A 1 day workshop followed by a one-to-one consultation.


Computerised   Accounting (SAGE) – Beginners

10th   & 17th April

Maintain proper books of account, including conducting bank reconciliations,   production of sales & purchases ledgers, credit control and VAT using   SAGE. 2 full day workshops and 2 one-to-one consultations.


Costing, Pricing & Cashflow for your Business

11th   & 18th April

For the small business owner struggling with or wishing to improve financial management.  This is a 2 day workshop followed by a one-to-one consultation.


Start Your Own Business (Day)

11th   April

4 day workshop (one day per week over 4 weeks)followed by one-to-one clinic.


Facebook & Instagram for small business (advanced)

9th   May

This programme is for those who already have a business presence on Facebook and/or Instagram.  Programme consists of 1 full day   workshop follow by a one-to-one consultation.


Video Marketing for your Business

6th   & 13th June

For small business owners who wish to integrate video into their social media and digital marketing plans. Programme 2 day workshop  and one-to-one consultation.