Training Supports 2018

Training Supports 2018

In a rapidly changing business and technological environment training is vital to give your business a competitive edge. You will gain a very worthwhile return on your investment of time in training once you select relevant courses and give the required commitment.  
Here at LEO Roscommon, we continually deliver high quality training, at highly subsidised prices.  See our Online Bookings Section for details of all courses available and give your business a boost through the acquisition of new skills.

START  YOUR  OWN  BUSINESS  COURSE  (Maximum 18)

Duration:             6 evenings

Dates:                 Wednesdays,  18th, 25th April, 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd May 2018

Time:                   6.30pm – 9.30pm

Location:             Abbey Hotel

Cost:                   €60, but with Proof of receipt Social Welfare €30.

If you’re in receipt of Social Welfare,  please phone 090 66 26263/090 66 37100 to book your place.

The aim of this training is to provide potential and existing entrepreneurs with the skills and knowledge to start and manage their own small business.

Overview:

  • Business skills for small business.
  • Business planning and Business Plan.
  • Marketing.
  • Legal structure and insurance.
  • Registering your business.
  • Financial management.
  • Personal time management.
  • Sources of finance.
  • Employing people.
  • Records which must be maintained for tax purposes and preparation of books of account.
  • Legal aspects of business.

 

USING  SOCIAL  MEDIA  FOR  BUSINESS (12 maximum)

This is an introductory course for businesses that want to start using social media for business.   It will outline the main social media platforms in use in Ireland and provide guidance on how to use social media as a marketing tool.

Duration:             Two half-days

Dates:                  Wednesdays, 7th + 14th February 2018

Time:                    10am – 1pm

Location:              Abbey Hotel

Cost:                     €20

 

HOW  TO  USE  PAID  ADVERTISING  EFFECTIVELY  ON  FACEBOOK  (12 maximum)

63% of the Irish population have a Facebook account and 70% check in to FB at least once a day.  The average user checks their FB feed 150 times a day.  FB advertising is something that every business owner should consider using to reach customers and potential customers.

 

Duration:             Two half days

Dates:                  Thursdays, 22nd February and 1st March 2018

Time:                    10am – 1pm

Location:              Abbey Hotel

Cost:                    €20

 

THE  POTENTIAL  FOR  LINKEDIN  FOR  BUSINESS  (12 maximum)

The course is designed for businesses that are interested in creating a strong business brand and getting more business through LinkedIn.   The aim of the training is to demonstrate the features and functionality of LinkedIn both for the individual and the business and how to showcase your business with LinkedIn Company pages.   Participants will learn how to utilise LinkedIn to obtain relevant news on your industry and how to pass and receive referrals.

 

Duration:             Two half days

Dates:                  Tuesdays, 6th + 13th March 2018

Time:                    10am – 1pm

Location:              Abbey Hotel

Cost:                    €20

 

HOW  TO  SELL  SUCCESSFULLY   (12 maximum)

This course provides practice-based learning and is designed to help start-up and existing micro-enterprises undertake greater skills-based selling activity.  It aims to provide participants with the necessary skills to sell effectively to new and existing customers.  Participants will be provided with tips and techniques for handling all stages of the sales process, leading to increased confidence in selling.

Duration:             One half day      

Date:                    Wednesday, 21st February 2018

Time:                    10am – 1pm

Location:              Abbey Hotel

Cost:                    €10

 

REVENUE  ONLINE  SERVICES  (12 maximum)

The aim of the training is to demonstrate to participants the 3 steps to becoming a ROS customer and also to demonstrate how to file a return online, upload a file created offline, make payments and use the inbox facility.

 

Duration:             Two half days

Dates:                  Wednesday, 7th + 14th March 2018

Time:                    9.30am – 1pm

Venue:                 Áras an Chontae, Roscommon town

Cost:                    €10   

 

SAGE  IMPROVERS/REFRESHER   (9 maximum)

Dates:                  Wednesdays, 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th April 2018

Time:                    9.30am – 1pm

Venue:                 Áras an Chontae, Roscommon town

Trainer:                Synergy Network

Cost:                    €80

Objective:          

  1. Perform Month end and year end routines;
  2. Understand Prepayments and Accruals;
  3. Set up recurring entries;
  4. Use Journals;
  5. Run management Reports;
  6. Query the system more effectively;
  7. Create and Edit Reports and layout.

For the duration of the course each trainee will have access to technical support on the operation of the Sage software, which will comprise telephone and modem support.  

If you have any queries, please don’t hesitate to contact Anne Browne Tel: 090 66 26263.

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