LEO Dublin City launches it's first Social Enterprise Training Course

Local Enterprise Office - Dublin City has launched its first Social Enterprise Training Course 

The Social Enterprise Training Course is designed to help Social Entrepreneurs and people involved in social enterprises to learn key skills and develop their expertise in 4 core areas. The core areas of the course are: Management, Sales, Marketing and Finance. Each session will be delivered by an Expert Tutor and will involve discussion, exercises and relevant tool development. The course involves 4 sessions 09:30 -13:30 and will include a light lunch afterwards.

The sessions and dates are below. 

04.07.2017     09:30-13:30        Management       Chris MM Gordon (Chair and Co-Founder - Irish Social Enterprise Network)

11.07.2017     09:30-13:30        Finance                Sheila Ryder (Business Trainer & Mentor)

18.07.2017     09:30-13:30        Sales                    Rita Sharkey (Expert Tutor)

25.07.2017     09:30-13:30        Marketing             Margaret Dorgan (Expert Tutor)

The venue for the course is: Conference Room 4 - Local Enterprise Office Dublin City | Dublin City Council | Block 4, Floor 1| Civic Offices | Wood Quay | Dublin 8. D08 RF3F.

The course is part of the commitment from Dublin City - Social Enterprise Committee to support social enterprises and their development in the city. It has adopted a strategic approach which includes:

-          Identifying specific areas of need and opportunity for social enterprise as an opportunity for co-creation within the council area.

-          Reviewing suitable business sectors for Social Enterprise particularly strong growth sectors that have a developed ecosystem and that have significant scale or potential to grow in Dublin City. 

The course is subsidised by: Local Enterprise Office - Dublin City and Dublin City Council. It is supported by: Inner City Enterprise; Northside Partnership; DCU; NorDubCo; Carmichael Centre; St. Andrews Resource Centre; Irish Social Enterprise Network. 

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