Training & Events

Local Enterprise Office Kildare provides an extensive range of high quality training programmes for the business community in County Kildare which runs twice each year, i.e. spring and autumn. We also have a confidential advisory service which is open to everyone exploring self-employment as an option or for those who are currently operating a business.  Whether you are starting a business or growing a business there is something suitable for everyone.


  • If insufficient bookings are received on any course , the course will be cancelled and a full refund will issue.

  • Fees are NON REFUNDABLE except where a course is cancelled by Local Enterprise Office due to insufficient bookings. 

2017 Autumn Training Schedule

Start your Own Business


Sales & Marketing


Athy. Presented by : Kilian Duignan, Kilsea Ltd.

Basic Book-KeepingDevelop Successful Sales Techniques and Negotiations Skills Managing People – Employment Law Made Easy

Celbridge. Presented by : Cosmo Mellon, Talentpool Ltd

How to File a Tax Return Delivering Excellent Customer CareTime Management
Naas. Presented by : Pearse Flannery, Pragmatica Ltd Costing, Pricing and Cashflow for the Small Business

Digital Marketing Beginners

  1. Digital Strategy & Planning & SEO
  2. Content Marketing
  3. Online Advertising & Promotions
  4. Facebook Marketing
  5. Twitter Marketing
  6. Email & LinkedIn Marketing

Managing People – Learn how to motivate 
Newbridge .Presented by : Kilian Duignan, Kilsea Ltd. Introduction to VATWriting a Successful Tender
Food Glorious Food – Food BeginnersFinance Explained To Non Financial ManagersSocial Media Marketing for Tourism Businesses
Basic Book-keeping System Using Excel Create Your Own Marketing & Promotional Videos on a BudgetCustomer Experience Mapping – Retail Business

 Digital Marketing Advanced

  1. Strategy & Planning
  2. Facebook
  3. Instagram & Snapchat
  4. Search Engine Optimization & Online sales Conversion
A Practical Guide To Effective HR Management For SMEs Today
Basic Marketing for Business