Small Business Training

To register for these classes call 270-686-4444.

Customer Service Certification

This program will give participants the opportunity to obtain the National Career Readiness Certificate (NCRC), a National Professional Certificate in Customer Service (NPCSS), Educational instruction will be provided by a certified teacher to deliver the National Retail Foundation course in Retail Operations. The five-part retail operation course includes facilitator and participant guides targeting specific areas of skill and knowledge: Retail Industry Overview, Customer Service, Selling and Service, Store Operations, and Getting the Job.

Tuesdays 10/15 – 29 9 a.m. – 12 Noon DT Room 8 $124 (includes the price of the test)

Facebook Pages for Business

Social media is an important part of any business marketing plan. You will learn the importance of using a Facebook page instead of a profile for your business, how to setup a page, how to grow your likes, and ways to engage current and potential customers to grow your business.

Wednesday 9/25 9 a.m. – 12 Noon DT Room 14F $55
Or Tuesday 11/12 1 – 4 p.m. DT Room 14F $55

Free Web Advertising for Small Businesses

Come learn how to create a FREE Internet presence on Google, Bing, Yahoo, Yelp and Facebook. Susan Smith will teach you how you can monitor whether these sites have had any hits to determine whether to offer discounts or coupons through them. This is a hands-on workshop.

Wednesday 2/19  1 – 4 p.m. DT Room 14F $55

I Want a Website for My Business

If you or an employee can use Microsoft Word, then you have the skills to create a Web page. Learn how to get your internet address and design and edit your Website for less than $150 per year. This is a hands-on class.

Wednesday 2/26   1 – 4 p.m. DT Room 14F $55


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This course covers the fundamentals of using QuickBooks to track the finances of a small business. Kevin Schwartz, CPA with Myriad CPA Group, will teach you how to set up a new company, manage bank account transactions, maintain customer and vendor information, generate reports, and write and print checks. You will also create invoices and credit memos, add custom fields, set up budgets, and learn about data backup/protection.

Tuesdays 5/6 & 13  5:30 – 8:30 p.m. DT Room 14F $99