Start Your Own Business Training

Business Start Up Programme

LEO Galway run a Start your Own Business Program. The course is ran over four weeks, with two modules each week. 

The breakdown of each module can be seen below:

  • Business & Self Appraisal, Goal Setting  The Business Plan
  •  Legal Structures, Registration,Responsibilities, Records
  •  Record Keeping & Taxation continued, VAT & Cash Flow
  •  Marketing, Business Plan review
  •  Marketing-Pricing, Breakeven, Market Research
  • Marketing – Selling Skills, Communication & Presentation, Business Plan review
  • Networking, Personal & People Management
  • Growing Your Business, Funding and Supports, Business Plan Review

Testimonials from past participants 

Pamela: Do you want to set up a business? First step, start up course LEO. Amazing experience, learning and growth toward where you need and want to go


Clare: Excellent course, I learned a lot and feel confident that I can set up a business now I know how to go about things; delighted that Galway Enterprise is offering continuing support


Frank: This course was great for someone starting a new business. All areas were covered to help get us on track to do things correctly from the start, this was done in a simplified way, easy to understand.


Scott: The course exceeded my expectations. It’s very comprehensive, professionally run and a great use of your time if you want to start a business


Ciara: I believed I had a good understanding of starting a business but listening to Ita there were many things she opened my eyes to which has been extremely beneficial. I have gained more confidence which has enabled me to move forward in these areas of my business plan and am now looking forward to what lies ahead. I would highly recommend this course to anyone interested in starting a business of their own for both practical advice and a strong network of support from like-minded individuals.' 


If you are interested in taking part in the program please contact

sept group