Monday May 20, 2019

Next Small Business Training Class to Begin in June

SUNY Oswego’s Business Resource Center to host program

    SUNY Oswego’s Business Resource Center will host a small business training class for those interested in expanding or starting a small business in Oswego County.


    Classes will be held from 6-9 p.m. June 3-7 and from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. June 8 at the center, 121 E. First St., Oswego.


    This certificate program provides 24 hours of training that covers such topics as how to write a business plan, how to obtain financing, accounting and tax issues, business insurance, legalities, marketing, and other basic business start-up issues.


    Graduates of the program are eligible to apply for up to $25,000 in low-interest financing to expand or start their business in Oswego County.


    Small Business Development Center advisers, as well as other area business professionals, will provide classroom training.


    The program is coordinated by SUNY Oswego’s Business Resource Center, with promotional and scholarship support provided by the City of Fulton Community Development Agency, the City of Oswego Community Development Office, and Operation Oswego County.


    Tuition for the program is $200 and includes all materials. Scholarships are available for households within low- to moderate-income guidelines as established by U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.


    For more information or to register for the class, call SUNY Oswego’s Business Resource Center at 315-312-3493. To download a program or scholarship application, visit