courses

This seminar is presented by Clarion University’s Small Business Development Center and provides an overview of the steps necessary to start a business along with an in-depth look at a business plan.  Topics include: business registrations, licenses, business structures, taxation, research tools, and what to expect in financing your business. 

Instructor: Corry Riley, Clarion University Small Business Development Center

Pre-registration is required.  

Register online at web.clarion.edu/sbdc/training or call toll free (877) 292-1843.  

Registration deadline is March 22, 2017.

Date:
Wednesday, March 29, 2017 -
09:00 to 12:30
Price: $20.00
Location:
5 Water Street
Coudersport, PA 16915
United States

Which social networks should you use for your business to be successful? Where do you start with Facebook, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Twitter and Google Plus? Learn the best practices for your business to maximize revenues and grow your business. We will discuss how to create content that will get you more followers and grow your reach on each of the networks as well as review the differences between each network so you can determine which will work best for your business.

Registration is required and the deadline is April 3rd. To register or for more information, call (814) 362-5078. 

Date:
Monday, April 10, 2017 -
10:00 to 12:00
Price: $49.00
Location:
5 Water Street
Coudersport, PA 16915
United States

If you've recently purchased QuickBooks or plan to in the near future we can help you learn the basics. Learn to create, use and maintain your books with ease. Keep track of your payables and receivables. The Clarion University SBDC, in partnership with the Clarion University Center for Accounting Education and Research, is offering QuickBooks Level I as an approved CPE 8-credit course. This seminar will include: Setting up a company file, navigating the program, Accounts Payable: entering/paying bills, Accounts Receivable: invoicing customers/receiving payment, and bank reconciliation. 

Cost: Register for both Level I & Level II and save $38
Instructor: Corry Riley, Clarion University Small Business Development Center

To register, call (877) 292-1843. The registration deadline is April 13, 2017.

Date:
Thursday, April 20, 2017 -
08:30 to 16:30
Price: $199.00
Location:
5 Water Street
Coudersport, PA 16915
United States

Now that you're familiar with the basics, come and see what else this amazing accounting program can do for you. Learn how to run professional looking reports, personalize your forms, send letters through Microsoft Word, export to Excel, and more. The Clarion SBDC in partnership with the Clarion University Center for Accounting Education and Research, is offering QuickBooks Level II as an approved CPE 8-credit  course. This seminar will include: Tracking and paying sales tax, Inventory: tracking/adjusting, Payroll: processing reports, Reports: Balance Sheet/Income Statement (Profit Loss), and customizing forms and reports. 

Cost: Register for both Level I & Level II and save $38
Instructor: Corry Riley, Clarion University Small Business Development Center

To register, call (877) 292-1843. The registration deadline is April 20, 2017.

Date:
Thursday, April 27, 2017 -
08:30 to 16:30
Price: $199.00
Location:
5 Water Street
Coudersport, PA 16915
United States
Learn the basic concepts of performance management, segmented into four modules: Creating a Climate of Motivation and Engagement, Shaping Performance Expectations, Developing Performance Coaching Techniques, and Addressing Difficult Performance Situations. Participants will learn the elements of supervising for excellentperformance, develop a capacity to create effective performanceexpectations, improve coaching skills, and be able to address difficult performance situations. 
 
Class Dates: April 11 and 18, 2017

This course is provided via live videoconference by the Pennsylvania College of Technology in partnership with area education councils. Registration is required. To register or for more information, go to https://business.pct.edu/wdce/ or call 570-327-4775.

Registration deadline is April 4, 2017.

 

Date:
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 -
09:00 to 16:00
Price: $625.00
Location:
5 Water Street
Coudersport, PA 16915
United States

This seminar is presented by Clarion University’s Small Business Development Center and provides an overview of the steps necessary to start a business along with an in-depth look at a business plan.  Topics include: business registrations, licenses, business structures, taxation, research tools, and what to expect in financing your business. 

Instructor: Corry Riley, Clarion University Small Business Development Center

Pre-registration is required.  

Register online at web.clarion.edu/sbdc/training or call toll free (877) 292-1843.  

Registration deadline is May 24, 2017.

Date:
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 -
09:00 to 12:30
Price: $20.00
Location:
5 Water Street
Coudersport, PA 16915
United States

This seminar is presented by Clarion University’s Small Business Development Center and provides an overview of the steps necessary to start a business along with an in-depth look at a business plan.  Topics include: business registrations, licenses, business structures, taxation, research tools, and what to expect in financing your business. 

Instructor: Corry Riley, Clarion University Small Business Development Center

Pre-registration is required.  

Register online at web.clarion.edu/sbdc/training or call toll free (877) 292-1843.  

Registration deadline is July 19, 2017.

Date:
Wednesday, July 26, 2017 -
09:00 to 12:30
Price: $20.00
Location:
5 Water Street
Coudersport, PA 16915
United States

ServSafe is a certification program developed by the Restaurant Association Education Foundation. The course meets certification requirements for individuals who are responsible for the safe handling of food in restaurants, schools, elder care facilities, lodges, bed & breakfasts, community centers, and other food concessions (organizations or businesses that sell or prepare food on a regular basis). The exam will follow immediately after class.

Instructor: Rick Kralj, Penn State Extension Educator

To register, call 877-489-1398 or go to http://extension.psu.edu/food-safety/serv-safe.

Registration deadline is June 14, 2017 (registrations will not be accepted after that date).

Date:
Thursday, June 22, 2017 -
09:00 to 16:00
Price: $185.00
Location:
5 Water Street
Coudersport, PA 16915
United States

During this course, you will learn the fundamentals of shop safety; understanding drawings; taking precision measurements; doing layout work; using drilling machines; grinders; sawing and cutoff machines, lathes and milling machines. 

Instructor: Don Sigafoes, Metalworking Occupations Instructor at the Seneca Highlands CTC

Cancellation and Refund Policy
No Shows will be billed for full amount of class. Cancellation deadline is 24-hours prior to start of class or students will be billed for full amount of class.

All courses listed are subject to change or cancellation. Refund policy is determined by institution providing class.

Registration deadline is June 19, 2017
 
Date:
Monday, June 26, 2017 -
08:00 to 16:30
Price: $390.00
Location:
219 Edison Bates Drive
Port Allegany, PA 16743
United States