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Explore new skills with free Skillshare online courses at your nearest Digital Hub (BCP)

Skillshare online courses


As part of Connected Communities initiative Longford County Council is inviting you to take part in free Skillshare online courses available at 4 Digital Hubs (Broadband Connection Point (BCP)) in County Longford:

  • Abbeyshrule Airport
  • Latin School Community Centre Moyne
  • Moydow Community Centre
  • Mullinalaghta Community Centre


We offer 6 months full access to inspiring classes. Topics include:

  • Animation
  • Creative Writing
  • Film & Video
  • Graphic Design
  • Illustration
  • Music
  • Photography
  • UI/UX Design
  • Web & E-commerce Site Development
  • Business Analytics
  • Freelance & Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership & Management
  • Marketing
  • Lifestyle
  • Productivity

We have 30 Skillshare vouchers available for people who wish to learn new skills through their local BCP.

Please note: you will have to attend one of our Digital Hubs (BCP) if you wish to avail of these free training courses.

Please email broadbandofficer@longfordcoco.ie to obtain your voucher.


Skillshare is an online learning platform with lots of creative classes taught by experts and professionals to help you learn new skills. With these Skillshare classes, you can explore a range of topics, tools, and techniques, from photography and graphic design, to drawing and animation. Whether you’re looking for art classes for beginners or you’re an experienced professional, you can take your skills to the next level with online classes in software like Photoshop, Procreate and After Effects, or learning handmade techniques in painting, hand lettering, and illustration. Make a film, give your home a makeover, start a freelance business. There’s so much inspiration to explore on Skillshare, and you’ll get hands-on experience by completing and sharing your own projects.


More information available by email broadbandofficer@longfordcoco.ie 


These free courses aim to provide people with the opportunity to take part in online learning programmes through the free connectivity offered at their local Broadband Connection Point (BCP).