Upcoming Business Education Seminars

The Pennsylvania Small Business Development Centers (SBDC) offer a variety of educational events and workshops all across the state to address the many needs of small businesses. 

First Step

One of the most popular workshops we offer, the First Step: Starting a Business, is a great place to begin for those looking to start a business.

Search

Scroll down to view all upcoming events. You may also browse current workshop listings by selecting search categories on the left:

  • By Date - Click on the month or date  to see on the calendar and events will appear for that date range only.
  • By Center - Choose your local Center to view upcoming workshops being hosted by that specific SBDC. (To find your closest SBDC, please click here.)
  • By Topic - Choose a specific topic to see future workshops for that particular topic.

You may also combine searches by selecting multiple categories at the same time.

Funding support and resources are provided by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania through the Department of Community and Economic Development; through a cooperative agreement with the U. S. Small Business Administration, and through support from our College and University hosts.  All services are extended to the public on a non-discriminatory basis.  Language assistance services are available for limited English proficient individuals. Special arrangements for persons with disabilities can be made by calling the SBDC at least two weeks in advance.  All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. SBDC services are not available to individuals or entities that have been debarred or suspended by the federal government.  By agreeing to receive assistance from the SBDC you are self-certifying that you are not currently federally debarred or suspended and also agree to cease using SBDC services if you become federally debarred or suspended in the future.

You are viewing all events

Abre Tu Negocio


Second Step: Developing a Business Plan


CMC: Team Building and Baseline Assessment


The First Step for Starting a Small Business


Introduction to QuickBooks


CMC: Blue Print Reading


ESWS #1: The First Step (Pre Business)


First Step


The First Step: Pre-Business Planning Workshop


First Step: Starting A Small Business Emporium


Federal Contracting: Understanding the HUBZone Program: Oil City



ServSafe Food Safety Certification: Cranberry (Venango County)


ESWS #1: Business Plan Basics



The First Step Seminar - Crawford County


The First Step: Pre-Business Planning Workshop


Quickbooks Online- Shippensburg


The First Step: Mechanics of Starting a Small Business


The First Step of Starting a Business