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Create Video on Your Mobile Device

Date: 08/05/2019
Time: 9am - 12.30pm
Cost: £99 + VAT

This practical smartphone/iPad filming course will provide you with the skills to shoot and create compelling video content on your mobile device.

With one-third of online activity now spent watching video, it’s a must for all companies to deliver video content to successfully engage online. This course will explain the kit that you need for a successful shoot. Using essential video techniques you will learn how to create short videos like a professional.

Meet the Trainer

Larry Cowan – Film Expert and Associate Trainer, AKU Training Ltd

Larry is an experienced trainer and a film-maker. He has produced a diverse number of projects across a wide variety of platforms including short films, feature films, music videos and documentaries.

Larry has been teaching filmmaking since 2013. Using a smartphone or tablet he has filmed live events, documentaries adverts and short films.


Date: 22/05/2019
Time: 9am - 4.30pm
Cost: £199 + VAT
Lunch provided

This practical course will help you to expand and improve your use of LinkedIn. It has been designed to be interactive and we will use a number of case studies from local companies and big brands to demonstrate who is using the tools well and what they are doing.

You will learn the latest practices to engage with customers in this social arena, to generate business leads and build relationships with your target audiences online.

Meet the Trainer

Damian Donnelly, Digital Marketing Expert and Associate Trainer, AKU Training Ltd

Damian is an award-winning advertising, marketing and communications professional with over 25 years’ experience. Damian has delivered 1000s of hours of marketing, digital marketing and social media consultancy, training, coaching and mentoring to organisations across Ireland. He holds the CAM Diploma in Digital Marketing and is an Enterprise Northern Ireland Premier Adviser.

Finance for Non-Financial Managers

Date: 11/06/2019
Time: 9am - 4.30pm
Cost: £199 + VAT
Lunch provided

Finance for Non-Financial Managers training will give you a greater understanding of the way finance operates and how it impacts on your business performance.

You will be better informed of financial issues and be able to communicate more confidently and effectively with your funders, bank, staff, creditors and contractors


Meet the Trainer

Paul McIlwaine, Finance Expert and Associate Trainer, AKU Training Ltd

Paul is an experienced and qualified accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. Paul has extensive experience in financial and management accounting and is an experienced and successful trainer. As a qualified accountant with 20 years’ experience in both the public and private sector, Paul provides advice and guidance individuals and organisations across the UK on financial management and business planning processes

Principled Negotiation

Date: 18/06/2019
Time: 9am - 5.00pm
Cost: £199 + VAT
Lunch provided

Linkubator’s Principled Negotiation Programme is designed to support ongoing, long-lasting and profitable business relationships based on trust and a Win/Win approach.


Meet the Trainer

John McKee – Chief Executive and Principal Consultant of Linkubator

In addition to his Strategic Consulting expertise, he is the international Sales and Leadership specialist on the Linkubator team with direct experience of key business issues such as selling to North American and European markets, sales and negotiation training, strategy and business leadership.

John has an extensive track record in engineering mutually beneficial transactions for multinational companies and is passionate about passing his skills and experience onto leaders, top teams and those aspiring to develop their business leadership skills.