Our Classes

Grow your business with Clackamas SBDC workshops and classes

Want to learn a skill or tool to take your business to the next level?

Our Small Business Development Center offers a variety of classes with small time commitments and big impacts. We hold evening classes, day-long workshops and intensive series, where you’ll learn marketing, record-keeping, social media and more.

To Register for a Class:

  1. Copy the “xsbm” number in the class title (ex: xsbm-003-01)
  2. Visit the Clackamas Community College CougarTrax Website
  3. Click on “Continuing Education” Icon
  4. Click on “Search for Classes/Workshops”
  5. Put the Course Code # in and click “submit”
  6. Check the white box and click “submit”
  7. Complete Personal Information and follow the prompts

Questions? Give us a call at 503-594-0738

Find A Class For Your Business

IDEA: You have an idea for a business, but it isn’t off the ground yet. You may have some of the pieces in place or a working plan but aren’t yet in business. This is sometimes also called “pre-venture”.

LAUNCH: Your business is up and running. You may not yet be profitable and things still feel new.

EXPANSION: Your business is generating a consistent source of income and you regularly see new customers. You are looking at new opportunities for your business.

RENEWAL: Business conditions, leadership and other factors can lead to changes in direction. This is a time to look at new processes and big decisions to move the business forward. It is often when businesses pursue new avenues for growth.

EXIT: You are ready to make a big change in the business and exit to new opportunities. Business succession plans need to be identified early to achieve your desired outcomes.

BUSINESS CONCEPT & PRODUCT: Creating and refining your business concept toward products & services that have growth potential and revenue models that propel your business.

CUSTOMER RELATIONS & BRANDING: Finding the right customers, understanding community demographics and building a brand that enhances public relations, marketing and networking are critical to your success.

ORGANIZATION & HUMAN RESOURCES: How your company is structured as a board, employees, partnerships, business processes and legal issues.

OPERATIONS & FINANCE: The operations side of your business, including financials, funding, production and deliveries, IT systems and facilities.

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  • Renew
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