Continuing Education


SBDC Classroom Training

Gain the knowledge needed to make your business excel by attending our training classes held throughout the state. Classes are offered in specialized subjects for experienced entrepreneurs as well as in management basics for those considering starting businesses. Specialized classes and in-house training can also be provided by contacting the local SBDC office.

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Statewide Training Schedule for the next 60 days



Georgia SBDC Network Online Resources

SBDC Growing Your Business
Starting a Business
(49 minutes)

Answers to your questions on starting a business

Award winning program to assist new exporters


Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification


Six Sigma is an enterprise-wide, data-driven methodology used to improve products or processes so that your organization can not only create operational efficiencies, but also delight or exceed the expectations of your customers. Join instructor, Mary McShane-Vaughn, PhD, seasoned ASQ Black Belt certified professional, as she provides tools and examples on how to improve organizational quality.

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SBA and IRS Online Resources


SBA Small Business Learning Center
The Small Business Learning Center is a virtual campus providing quality and targeted online training to meet the information needs of prospective and existing small business owners.

The IRS Video Portal - Small Business Video and Audio Presentations
Review a broad range of video and audio presentations.

IRS Small Business/Self-Employed Virtual Small Business Tax Workshop

This IRS training program is is composed of nine interactive lessons designed to help new small business owners learn their tax rights and responsibilities.



Other Online Resources

These links are provided for informational purposes only. Inclusion on this list does not indicate the expressed or implied endorsement of The University of Georgia Small Business Development Center Network.


American Marketing Association
ASBDC Webinars
Google’s New Friday 15 Live Training Series for SMBs

Dreaming

"Janelle and I are both in our 20s and have had to learn a lot of lessons the hard way, which is expensive," he continues. "The SBDC can help you refine your vision and work to make it happen."

- Kyle and Janelle Wehner, owners

News Releases

  • July 10th, 2014

    The Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank takes a look at small business lending

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  • May 2th, 2014

    Register for National Small Business Week Webinars

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  • April 29th, 2014

    Small Business Award Winners

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  • March 28th, 2014

    Women Owned Firms in Georgia

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  • March 5th, 2014

    Recent achievements of the Regulatory Flexibility Act report from SBA

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  • January 14th, 2014

    Small Business optimism crawls forward

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  • January 6th, 2014

    What Did 2013’s Disasters Teach Us About Being Prepared?

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  • December 5th, 2013

    Research Study: Why a Firm Hires Its First Employee

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  • November 19th, 2013

    Analysis of Internet Sales Tax

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  • November 5th, 2013

    SBA’s Affordable Care Act 101 Webinars

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  • September 30th, 2013

    Questions about the Affordable Care Act?

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