Oregon Small Business Development Center Network

 Training and Courses

Click on any of the Small Business Development Centers below for onsite training:

Albany - Linn-Benton Community College
Baker City - Blue Mountain Community College
Bend - Central Oregon Community College
Clackamas - Clackamas Community College
North Bend - Southwestern Oregon Community College
Eugene - Lane Community College
Gold Beach - Southwestern Oregon Community College
Grants Pass - Rogue Community College
Gresham - Mt. Hood Commuity College
Klamath Falls - Klamath Community College
La Grande - Eastern Oregon University

Lincoln City - Oregon Coast Community College
Medford - Southern Oregon University
North Bend - Southwestern Oregon Community College
Ontario - Treasure Valley Community College
Pendleton - Blue Mountain Community College
Portland - Portland Community College
Roseburg - Umpqua Community College
Salem - Chemeketa Community College
Seaside - Clatsop Community College
The Dalles - Columbia Gorge Community College
Tillamook - Tillamook Bay Community College

Free previously recorded Webinars: 
Brought to you in part by the Oregon Department of Transportation and the Oregon Small Business Development Center Network

Google Plus - Click here to watch the Google Plus ODOT Webinar
Google Analytics -  Click here to watch the Google Analytics ODOT Webinar

LinkedIn -  Click here to watch the LinkedIn ODOT Webinar
Facebook Beginning - Click here to watch the Facebook Beginning Webinar
Facebook MarketingClick here to watch the Facebook Marketing ODOT Webinar

Instagram - Click here to watch the Instagram ODOT Webinar

Twitter - Click here to watch the Twitter ODOT Webinar

 Online Training Courses:

Better, Smarter, Richer

Jackie Jackie B Peterson
Business Coach/Mentor


If you work solo as your own business—or you’d like to start a solo business—this course can help you be successful.

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Credit Bureaus, Credit Scores

GregIcon Greg Henderson
Business Counselor


Credit is vital to most businesses; this course will help demystify credit reports. Topics will include history, regulations, functions, processes and impacts.


Customer Relationship Management

ArtIcon Art Hill
SBDC Director


Shorten your sales cycle, increase profits, and create long-term customer relationships with this 3 part course.


Family Business Transition Management

PandPIcon Pat & Paul Frishkoff
Family Business Consultants


This course guides small business-owning families as they transition their businesses from one generation to the next.


Google Basics

presenter-pic Misty Lambrecht
Google Certified Counselor


Learn how to utilize free Google products—including Google Calendar, Chrome, Documents, Gmail, and others—to improve how you run your business.


How to Get People to Click "Buy"

MazIcon Mazarine Treyz
Speaker & Author


Learn how to use your website to generate sales in this self-paced course. Your online store will be available 24 hours a day to people anywhere in the world.


Retail Management

KevinIcon Kevin Leahy
SBDC Director


Learn the basics of operating a successful retail business in this informative course.



Social Media Basics

presenter-pic Misty Lambrecht
Google Certified Counselor


New to social media? This intro to social media shows step-by-step how to create a Facebook page and a Twitter account.


Start, Run, and Grow

TimIcon Tim Berry
CEO Palo Alto Software


Tim Berry provides examples, tips and the answers to common questions for new business startups.


Winning Government Contracts

LorraineIcon Lorraine D'Ignazzio
Marketing Manager


Do you want to add the largest buyer of goods and services in the world to your customer database? This course will teach how to prepare an outline and write an effective proposal outline.



presenter-pic Misty Lambrecht
Google Certified Counselor


Start a blog or build a full-fledged website. Then share your work with the world by connecting your page to social media.


Our workshops, courses and online trainings will help you sharpen your business skills and knowledge with useful information on a particular topic. Register for a training at one of our Centers, attend an informational presentation, or take advantage of an online webinar that you can access any time of day from your home or business.


Some trainings are free and some have a fee—see individual events for details. Click on a category below to view training opportunities online and statewide.