Business Training with LEO, Longford

LEO Longford offers a wide range of practical business training courses that will help you to successfully run your business. The courses we deliver are aimed at those considering setting up their own business and those who are in business and wish to acquire knowledge and expertise in a particular area.

Courses are designed to provide useful information in a practical way that will have immediate relevance to your business. A number of our courses offer an element of on-site training to ensure that training is really relevant to your particular business.  Such courses include Computerised Accounts, Safety Statements and Retail Management. All courses are heavily subsidised by LEO Longford which ensures that they are affordable to all and yet you are receiving the best business training possible.

If you are just considering setting up in Business, we highly recommend our Start Your Own Business course which will teach you all you need to know about getting your business up and running. In addition to our range of training courses, we may be able to assist you or staff members with individual training needs. 

Individual Training Courses

Financial Assistance may be available to businesses undertaking in-house training to develop business skills that are not currently offered by the LEO.

A guideline to the funding available is up to 50% to a maximum of €600, however this is subject to prior approval from your LEO and funds being available.


  • Individuals must have the approval of LEO Longford before the course begins.
  • Individuals must be in business or employed by a small business in County Longford
  • Businesses that employ 10 people or less are eligible only.

The following types of courses will be eligible :

  • Accounts related courses
  • Marketing related courses
  • Business /Legal issue related courses
  • Computerised accounts
  • ISO and quality training