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Start your business off on the right foot! Learn how to become profitable in the shortest time possible.
The Small Business Builders is a 10 week intensive class that is offered twice a year. This class is for small business owners who are just getting started – from month 1 through the second year of business.
Each 3 hour weekly session covers topics critical to building a successful business including: Defining your Business Model, Marketing, Branding, setting up Business Processes, Sales, Customer Service, Financial Planning, Bookkeeping, Legal Issues for Small Business, and Time Management.
Get one-on-one help with your business. You don't have to go it alone. In addition to class sessions, each participant receives up to 5 hours of one-on-one advising during the program and into the 10 months following the class.
Leverage the power of a peer network. Our cohort learning model connects you with business owners facing the same struggles, giving you the support you need as you build your business. Form powerful bonds and solve problems together as your businesses grow.
ADA: If you need accommodations to participate in this event, contact Disability Services at 971-722-4341 or 503-246-4072 (TTY).
Parking: This site is an official PCC campus and there is a parking fee of $5 per day. There are parking permit boxes in the parking lot area.
You will need to officially register through Portland Community College and pay the program fee a minimum of 3 days prior to the first class session. Seat reservations not paid 3 days prior to class start are subject to cancellation.
Course cost: 799.00
HOW TO PAY: To complete your reservation and pay the program fee, please contact Portland Community College registration Help at 971-722-8888 (Option 2) or go to:
You will need this course number, CRN 24554. Payment arrangements can also be made at this time.