Short Courses

To assist the small business community in meeting the challenges of the business world, LEO Galway provide a wide range of high-quality training supports which are tailored to meet specific business requirements. Whether it is starting a business or growing a business there is something suitable for everyone.

Please find below the workshops which are currently scheduled. 

As capacity is limited, you must book your course in advance. You can book onto courses from the links below:

If you wish to be added to the cancellation list of any course that is currently booked out, please contact

FACEBOOK FOR BUSINESS – Online.                                        12 places                             Cost €25

(includes ad campaigns (Intermediate/Advanced)

4/5/6 Oct 2022.                                                                                                             

This workshop is for people already familiar with Facebook and with an existing business Facebook page in operation.  Facebook is constantly changing and has evolved into an advertising business platform. This will cover the latest Facebook marketing techniques.   3 sessions online, each session is 2hrs 15 mins from 10am to 12.15pm

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TRADING ONLINE VOUCHER SEMINAR – 6th October 2022. . 09.30AM -12.30pm

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INSTAGRAM ADVANCED – Online.                           15 places                             Cost€15

11th Oct 2022.   

The workshop is perfect for anyone already using the platform who would really like to up their game and learn some more advanced strategies to get the best from it for their business.

• Learn how to use Instagram Live, IGTV and Reels. • How Insights and analytics can improve your Instagram strategy. • Help you to understand the various Instagram algorithms as well as share tips on increasing engagement. • Hashtag strategy including how to use hashtags effectively in Stories. • Show you how to develop your own branded hashtag and encourage user generated content. • Running successful contests on the platform as well as tips on working with influencers. • Look at some useful tools that can help improve your Instagram strategy. • How to setup a shop on Instagram to sell your products • Tips on refining your Instagram style • Show you ways to create better photo, video and giff content • How to schedule content • Best time to post • Linking with your Facebook account Online session is 3hrs, 10am to 1pm.

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SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMISATION – Online                             15 places             Cost €15

18th Oct 2022.                                   

Learn the importance of search and SEO for marketing your business and driving traffic to your website.  This workshop aims to provide a detailed overview of current Search Engine Optimization best practice, it will address keyword research, long tail keywords, structure, navigation, and sales conversion.

Session is 3 hrs, starting 9.30am until 12.30pm

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REVENUE ONLINE RETURNS – Online.                                     15 places             Cost €25

25/26th Oct 2022.                           

This workshop will demonstrate the 3 steps to becoming a ROS customer, use ROS to its full potential, learn how to file a return online, upload content, make payments and use the inbox facility. Workshop facility to complete revenue forms as required.    Each online session is 3 hrs, 10am to 1pm and will take place over 2 consecutive mornings over Zoom.

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HOW TO CREATE CHRISTMAS THEMED MARKETING VIDEOS - Online      15 places             Cost €25

8/15 Nov 2022.

This course is aimed at any business that would like to learn how to develop and create their own cost effective marketing videos using just your smartphone, tablet or computer, on a shoe string budget.

No previous photography or videography experience required.

Following step by step instructions, learn how to easily create your own eye catching Christmas themed marketing videos to sell your products or services online.

Christmas is approaching and now is the time to start pulling together a marketing plan to sell your products or services.  Short marketing videos are currently the most effective way to grab attention for your products or services online. When you combine a strong hook, sparkling writing, and visual storytelling, you get content that’s more likely to inspire action. Two online 3 hr workshops.

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PLEASE NOTE – All of the above workshops are done online via zoom  

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