Trading Online Voucher Seminar- ONLINE 25/08/2020

9.20am - 12.30am

Applications for the Trading Online Voucher must attend one of these seminars to avail of the voucher in Co. Wicklow

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Trading Online Voucher Seminar - ONLINE

ONLY Co. Wicklow based companies can participate in this programme.

Businesses under pressure from the COVID-19 crisis should make sure that they have a good website, their SEO optimised and a payment facility in place. By having an e-commerce website customers will be able to avail of your businesses products/services while maintaining social distancing. The Trading Online Voucher can help with this. 

Trading Online Voucher Scheme – Live Information Seminar

An initiative under the Government’s National Digital Strategy, the Trading Online Voucher Scheme helps small businesses trade more online to boost their sales and reach new markets.

With the current business challenges – Businesses are moving online - Making informed decisions is vital for all business, so the free help and training provided by your local enterprise office puts you in a position to decide what is best for your business.

Cutting the cost of developing your online trading capacity by up to 90% can make the investment very affordable for many small businesses out there.
This online mandatory Information session will cover various topics, including developing a website, digital marketing, social media for business and search engine optimisation. The information provided is impartial and will help you decide on what trading online options, are right for your business.

To qualify for the scheme, businesses must have:
• no more than 10 employees;

• less than €2m in turnover;

• be trading for at least 6 months and

• be located in the region of the local enterprise office to whom they are applying.

(additional T&Cs apply).

Over 2,000 businesses, just like yours, have already benefitted from the scheme. Don’t get left behind. Local Enterprise Office Wicklow can help and support you throughout the process.

For many businesses, the question is not whether to trade online, it’s how to start. At least 2,000 small businesses have found answers to that question and a helping hand to take that step through the Trading Online Voucher Scheme. Some of them are your competitors.

This event will cover the following areas, which will help in deciding what your business needs to start trading online, the application process and if successful in your application, what is required in order to draw down the funding.

The Seminar will cover:

  • Why does my business need to be Online?
  • Targeting Customers – YOU and your Audience
  • Search Engine Optimisation – Being visible online in online searches
  • Being found – setting up your website
  • Live Demo in WordPress – Building your business website
  • Social Media Marketing – how to develop a digital marketing strategy for your business
  • Information on the Online Trading Voucher
  • Top tips on how to fill in the application form
Location:Online through Zoom

Tuesday 25th August 2020

Time:9.30am - 12.30pm
Trainer:Michael Keogh, The Entrepreneurs Academy

How to use Zoom

Click below to view a video explaining how to operate Zoom - the online platform that will host this course.

Click here to see a how-to video

You will receive the login details the day prior to the webinar.


For more information on the Trading Online Voucher Scheme please click here.

Booking will close 24 hours before the webinar to allow management of attendance and online webinar links.