The initial part of this course will provide you with information on the qualifying criteria and application process for the Back to Work Enterprise Allowance Schemes in County Longford.  It will outline the training and mentoring supports available through LCRL to assist you in developing your business idea and starting a business.  The following topics will be covered:

Personal Suitability for Self-Employment


Generating New Business Ideas


A Good Business Idea


This training assists participants in completing a business plan for their proposed venture and in developing, researching and evaluating their business idea.  The business plan will be the main component of their application.

The following topics are covered during the training:


Courses will run on a monthly basis.