Wednesday 12th October- Friday 28th October 2022                                [3 weeks]

 Days - Wednesday, Thursday, Friday                                                          Times - 11 am to 1.30/2pm


 A FREE - Fun, energetic, mutually supportive training programme for approx. 40 participants. Online: Zoom platform. Gaining knowledge and skills to help participants start a business.

 Eligibility criteria - Age profile 18-30 years interested in starting a business/currently running a business impacted by Covid and looking to pivot/learn more about business.


  • Available to participate in the full programme for the complete time durations [both online and in person]
  • Access to laptop
  • Access to wifi
  • Link to Zoom platform (ICE will provide all details in advance)


  • Personal development; creative thinking, leadership, presentation, pitching, motivation, mindfulness & resilience
  • Key skills for running your own business - identify your target market, conduct market research, familiarise with all sales & platforms, learn about finance,book keeping & returns
  • Learn how to complete a business plan template
  • Avail of mentor input & feedback, practise pitching, hear other entrepreneur journeys & grow your network 

Objective: To create a strong foundation for young potential entrepreneurs/social entrepreneurs to start their own business or to pivot an existing business

Additional Information

This is a FREE training programme suitable for anyone aged between 18-30 years with an interest in business, social enterprise and anyone who has recently started a business within the last year and is now planning to pivot due Covid impacts.  The participants will have an opportunity to develop a business plan, engage in peer learning, hear from similar alumni business owners and social entrepreneurs of ICE.

Upon completion

  • A Certificate will be issued to all participants
  • All presentations, links, supporting documentation will be provided after the programme
  • Follow up 1-1 meetings will take place with each business owner
  • Free 9 month business mentoring offered to all established legally compliant business owners
  • Free additional ICE training & networking opportunities available to all young entrepreneur training programme participants 

To book a place please:

Follow this link to register. or call Catherine on 087 2849290 for more information

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