The RCC SBDC provides educational training events that cover current and practical information on business topics ranging from the basics to advance business management skills. The depth of our training ensures that business owners and entrepreneurs have access to invaluable insights and support to help them grow or launch a successful business. The training programs are designed to meet the needs of the local business community and are delivered at a reasonable cost.
You have an idea for a business. What’s the first step? Take the idea that has been forming in your head and see if you can turn it into an actual business. In this three-hour workshop we will take a 360° view of your business concept and discuss the steps to a successful start.
Existing and potential business owners will learn about business planning as it relates to their businesses and have time to begin creating or expanding their own plans. Learn about strategies, executive summaries, sales and marketing analysis, and forecasting sales, expenses, and profitability.
In this three-hour class, you will gain a better understanding of compliance requirements and HR essentials relevant to any size business, and explore competitive HR strategies for your particular business and employee challenges.
<NEW!> Developing You as a Leader
In this three-hour class, you will review leadership styles and competencies, and explore your strengths and where improvement may be needed to be a more effective leader in your particular business and/or job.
Required for Construction Contractors Board licensing.
Includes Oregon construction contractor laws and regulations, choosing your business structure, hiring and managing employees, working with subcontractors, contracts, Oregon Lien law, bidding and estimating, scheduling and project management, Oregon building codes, jobsite safety, environmental factors, building exterior shell, financial management and tax basics. A sample practice test will be given during the last class session to help prepare for the actual test.
This class will help you delve more deeply into properly branding and promoting your business.
Learn how to use Facebook to communicate and interact with your customers.
Learn the ins and outs of Instagram so you can be confident with your content and marketing.
Learn how Facebook ads work and how to connect with new customers and grow your business.