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Training

Training

Get the information you need to start, grow and manage your business by attending one of our no-fee or low-cost workshops. These seminars are generally taught in small classes, allowing for personalized interaction between the instructor and attendees and providing opportunities to address individual questions. Training topics range from basic start up knowledge to technical financial assistance, strategic planning, leadership, marketing and more.

 

Training Brochure PDF (October – December 2019)

 

DATE TRAINING (* indicates UTSA PTAC Courses) TIME COST
BUSINESS ESSENTIALS
Oct 3 Start Smart 4 PM – 6 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 8 Start Smart 5 PM – 7 PM | Seguin Library No Fee
Oct 16 Start Smart 10 AM – 12 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 29 Start Smart 5 PM – 7 PM | NB Chamber – Honors Hall No Fee
Nov 5 Start Smart 10 AM – 12 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Nov 13 Start Smart 6 PM – 8 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Dec 3 Start Smart 4 PM – 6 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Dec 13 Start Smart 11 AM – 1 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 17 Business Plan 4 PM – 7 PM DB 1.402 Advance $40/Door $60
Nov 7 Business Plan 10 AM – 1 PM DB 1.402 Advance $40/Door $60
Dec 12 Business Plan 4 PM – 7 PM DB 1.402 Advance $40/Door $60
Oct 10 Business Model Canvas 4 PM – 7 PM | DB 1.402 & DB 2.316 Advance $40/Door $60
Nov 6 Business Model Canvas 10 AM – 1 PM | DB 1.402 & DB 2.316 Advance $40/Door $60
Dec 3 Business Model Canvas 1 PM –  4 PM | Seguin Public Library Advance $40/Door $60
Dec 4 Business Model Canvas 4 PM – 7PM | DB 1.402 & DB 2.316 Advance $40/Door $60
Oct 1 Treacherous Terms for Contracts 4 PM – 6 PM
Oct 8 Overcome Credit Challenges to Get Small Business Financing 4 PM – 6 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 11 Setting Up Your Business for Success 9 AM – 3:30 PM | RBFCU No Fee
Oct 18 Law & Accounting Orientation 6 PM – 8 PM | DB 1.402 & DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 25 Law & Accounting Orientation 6 PM – 8 PM | DB 1.402 & DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 29 Introduction to Networking: The Basics 9 AM – 12 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Nov 7 Common Contracts for Small Businesses and What You Need to Know 10 AM – 12 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Dec 3 Time Management Truths 11:30 AM – 1 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
TECHNOLOGY
QuickBooks Online Series – Two Part Course $100
Oct 23 Part 1 9 AM – 12 PM | DB 1.402
Oct 24 Part 2 9 AM – 12 PM | DB 1.402
To register visit Event Brite / WBC
Oct 30 Beginning with QuickBooks** 9 AM – 1 PM | DB 1.402 Advance $100/Door $120
Nov 6 Working with QuickBooks** 4 PM – 8 PM | DB 1.402 Advance $100/Door $120
Nov 13 Customizing QuickBooks** 4 PM – 8 PM | DB 1.402 Advance $100/Door $120
**Money Saver! $250 for all three QuickBook courses (Save $50)
CONTRACTING
Oct 3 Winning Contracts with Past Performance 1 PM – 4 PM | DB 3.202 No Fee
Oct 8 LPTA vs Tradeoff Source Selections 1 PM – 4 PM | DB 3.202 No Fee
Oct 10 Introduction to GSA 1 PM – 4 PM| DB 3.202 No Fee
Oct 16 How to Prepare for Small Business Matching making Events 9AM – 12 PM| DB 3.202 No Fee
Oct 22 Davis Bacon Act 9 AM – 12 PM| DB 3.202 No Fee
Oct 22 Service Contract Act 9 AM – 12 PM| DB 3.202 No Fee
Oct 23 SBA: 8(a) Business Development Program 10 AM – 12 PM| DB 3.202 No Fee
Nov 6 Marketing your GSA Schedule 9 AM – 12 PM| DB 3.202 No Fee
Nov 13 All Small Mentor Protege 10 AM – 12 PM| DB 3.202 No Fee
Dec 3 SBA – HUBZone Program Training 10 AM – 12 PM| DB 3.202 No Fee
Dec 5 10 Steps to Government Contracting 1 PM – 4 PM| DB 3.202 No Fee
EMPLOYER SERVICES
Oct 4 Hiring Smart: Avoid 11 AM – 1 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 24 OSHA Certification – Ten Hour Course 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM | DB 2.316 $150
Oct 25 OSHA Certification – Ten Hour Course 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM | DB 2.316 $150
Nov 1 HR Solutions: How to Recruit Effectively 11 AM – 1 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Nov 6 Job Descriptions and Performance Management 9 AM – 12 PM | DB 3.202 $30.00
Nov 8 How to Start an Internship Program 10 AM – 12 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Nov 15 How to be an Awesome Inter Manager 10 AM – 12 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
MARKETING
Oct 13 Digital Trends from Different Generations 10 AM – 12 PM | Geekdom Event Centre No Fee
Oct 16 Marketing Mapping: How Is Your Marketing 4 PM – 6 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 29 Must-haves for Effetive Digital Marketing Strategy 4 PM – 6 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Nov 14 Marketing 101 11:30 AM – 1 PM No Fee
SPECIALTY RESOURCES
Oct 2 Discover Your Unique Leadership Signature 10 AM – 12 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 22 Commercial Real Estate for the Small Business Owner 4 PM – 6 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 2 Smart Quality Management Implementations 9 AM – 11 PM No Fee
Oct 18 Work Opportunity Tax Credits 10 AM – 12 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Oct 1 Profit Mastery Series 9 AM – 1 PM | DB 2.316 New $295/Addtl. Person $195/Repeat $100
Oct 8 Profit Mastery Series 9 AM – 1 PM | DB 2.316 New $295/Addtl. Person $195/Repeat $100
Oct 15 Profit Mastery Series 9 AM – 1 PM | DB 2.316 New $295/Addtl. Person $195/Repeat $100
Oct 22 Profit Mastery Series 9 AM – 1 PM | DB 2.316 New $295/Addtl. Person $195/Repeat $100
Nov 5 Business Confidential: Protecting Your Business IP 4 PM – 6 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
Nov 6 Restaurant Ready 1 PM – 3 PM | NB Chamber-Honors Hall No Fee
Nov 14 Getting Started with Your Airbnb: The Basics 4 PM – 6 PM | DB 2.316 $30
Dec 4 Process Improvements for Small Business – Starter Tool Kit 9 AM – 12 PM | DB 2.316 No Fee
COMMUNITY EVENTS
Oct 30 PTAC Match-Making Event 7 AM – 3:30 PM | 2525 W. Anderson Ln, Austin, Tx 78757 No Fee
Dec 11 SMWVBO Business Conference 7 AM – 3 PM | Freeman Expo Hall No Fee
To register, please visit utsa.ecenterdirect.com or call 210.458.2020. Preregistration and prepayment are strongly recommended as seating is limited.

TRAINING LOCATIONS
Sessions, times & locations are subject to change

UTSA Downtown Campus
501 W. César E. Chávez Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78207
Durango Building: 1.402, 2.316, or 3.202

Geekdom Event Center
131 Soledad St, San Antonio, TX 78205

Randolph brooks federeal credit union
One Randolph Brooks Parkway, Live Oak, TX, 78233

Seguin Public Library
313 W. Nolte, Seguin, TX 781555

New Braunfels Chamber – Honors hall
390 S Seguin Ave, New Braunfels, TX 78130

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