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AVISTA Entrepreneurship

  • Do you want to start your own business?
  • Do you have a "can't miss" business idea?
  • Is it time to turn that dream into a reality?
  • How do you get there quickly?

The accelerated Entrepreneurship Series Certificate enables participants to develop a comprehensive business model and correlating business plan while learning strategies to procure funding and launch a business venture. The series includes four different classes featuring Smart Start Your Business, Writing Business Plans That Get Funded, Understanding Business Financial Statements and Developing Your Online Marketing Strategy. The entrepreneurship series is a stimulating process that teaches the foundation of principles required to start and run a business while integrating real-world experience. The series is designed for participants to obtain their AVISTA entrepreneurship series certificate at their own learning pace. In addition to class time, this course includes one-on-one business advising. In addition to enrolling and paying the tuition costs of each individual course listed below, you must also enroll in the no cost AVISTA Entrepreneurship Series Certificate to receive the completion confirmation.

Required Courses: (visit class page for dates and costs)
  1. Smart Start Your Business
  2. Writing Business Plans That Get Funded
  3. Understanding Business Financial Statements
  4. Facebook Ads - the Path to Marketing Success

For detailed information visit the AVISTA page and contact the RCC Small Business Development Center at 541-956-7494.

Continuing Education Credits 
All SBDC business courses are approved for continuing education credits for Construction Contractor Residential C/E, Landscape Contractor C/E and Massage Therapy C/E. You receive 1 CEU for each hour of class instruction. Please inform the SBDC when registering (541) 956-7494 if you need a certificate to document your CE credits so we can provide it at the end of your class.

The total cost for this workshop series is $425

To register for this program, please call 541-956-7494 or email us your contact information at