Commencing in April 2020, County Carlow Chamber launched its Webinar Series, bringing together a host of experts to discuss a range of topics to support business through the COVID-19 crisis and beyond.

Below you will find recordings of the webinars, allowing you to go back on the content to refresh your memory and also to catch up where you missed out.  Details of all upcoming webinars are in the events section.

Carrying out a COVID-19 Risk Assessment

In this webinar delivered by Douglas Higgins and Aisling O’Dwyer of Peninsula, we cover the most important aspects of the Back to Work Safety Protocol, such as the requirement to create a Business Response Plan, Covid19 risk assessments, correct use of PPE and the need to appoint and train at least one “lead worker representative” to work with you on ensuring the new protocols are followed.

How to build an online store in 20 minutes

Imagine being able to build and launch your own online store/shop in 20 minutes!  Well it is possible and in this session Conn Ó Muíneacháin of Blacknight Internet Solutions Ltd, guides us through the process to setting up an online store within that timeframe.

Mapping the New Normal

Liam Murphy of Tir3D Surveys looks at how a precisely measured survey is the best start point when reorganising and redesigning any workspace layout to meet the new COVID-19 requirements for social distancing.

Training & Development through COVID-19

John Purcell of KCLR FM hosts a panel discussion to discuss Training and Development through COVID-19 with a panel of experts including: Edmond Connolly, South East Regional Skills; Aishling Ward, Carlow Kilkenny Skillnet; Pauline Hoctor, Carlow Local Enterprise Office; Joe Manning, Barrow Consultancy and Training Ltd; Eoin O’Brien, Institute of Technology Carlow

The difference between managing and leading change

The difference between managing and leading change in organisations is discussed by Dr James Ring of Ingenium Training and Consultancy as part of the County Carlow Chamber of Commerce webinar series.

Certs of Origin & Export Services

This webinar delivered by Brian O’Farrell of County Carlow Chamber and Michaela Reilly of Chambers Ireland discusses aspects of International Trade including Certificates of Origin and Export Services

Remote Working Solutions

Delivered by Paul Byrne and David Dooley of Business IT Solutions (BITS) the session discusses typical remote working solutions examining the pros/cons of each and speaking with Tom O’Neill of the New Work Junction co-working spaces

Keeping your Business safe and secure through COVID-19

Sgt Peter McConnon of the Carlow Kilkenny Division of An Garda Siochana discusses keeping your business safe and secure through COVID-19

HR Issues arising from COVID-19

Kirsty Kavanagh, Principal at Kavanagh & Co Solicitors discusses the HR issues that have arisen as a result of COVID-19.

COVID-19 Working Capital Loan Scheme

John Madigan of the Strategic Banking Corporation of Ireland discussed the €200m COVID-19 Working Capital Loan Scheme and how it can be applied to your business.

Trading Online

Gary Evans of Yourweb.ie discusses the What, How & Why of Trading Online, joined by Pauline Hoctor of the Carlow Local Enterprise Office to discuss supports to help you take you business online.