Courses

This course covers all 14 chapters of the NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business Law and Project Management, 2nd edition. The class provides the minimum 16 hours training and examination required to apply for and obtain a Construction Contractor Board (CCB) License. REGISTRATIONS CLOSE THE WEEK BEFORE THE CLASS.


November 4-5, 2022, 07:30am, SBDC Training Room
December 2-3, 2022, 07:30am, SBDC Training Room
In depth bootcamp to understand your financials. Cost Analysis, Overview/Ratios, Net and Gross Profit Margins, GPM VS Markup, Other Margins. Introduction to Profit First.


This course contains no sessions
All steps for starting a business including receiving the correct resources and tips. SBDC Training Room - In person at SE Washington Avenue. November session will be in the afternoon from 2:00 - 4:00


Tuesday, November 1, 2022, 02:00pm, SBDC Training Room
Tuesday, December 6, 2022, 05:30pm, SBDC Training Room
Set up a company file, build a Chart of Accounts, enter check and cash transactions, reconcile bank statements, study AP/AR, create reports, and more. Prior computer experience recommended. Suggested for users who are new to QuickBooks. Please bring a flash drive to class with you. Three Classes Th, Tues, Th 2:00pm-4:30pm Gale Peterson is the instructor.


December 1-8, 2022, 02:00pm, SBDC Training Room
Contractors get an orientation and learn how to navigate QuickBooks, the most-used bookkeeping program for small business. Course offers CCB License Holders 10 hours of required Continuing Education credits.


November 2-12, 2022, 05:30pm, SBDC Training Room
Contractors work with experienced accounting and contracting professionals to help learn how to manage this new venture at a profit! Get prepared to move forward confidently and avoid many of the mistakes that are common while you are waiting for your CCB License to arrive. If you are already in business this class focuses on best practices for success. This training is also accompanied by one-on-one coaching through the SBDC to provide valuable insights into the specifics of your business. Course offers CCB license holders with 8 hours toward the required Continuing Education credits.


Saturday, October 22, 2022, 08:00am, Online via Youtube videos
Saturday, December 17, 2022, 08:00am, Online via Youtube videos
Learn how to prepare for a transition in your business including valuing the business. Hands on exercises.


Monday, November 21, 2022, 05:30pm, UBC Conference Room
Contractors can learn how to decide which legal form is best for their business; how to reduce taxes; what to give your tax accountant to reduce your tax preparation bill; and what your banker and insurance agent are asking for. This workshop qualifies for CCB required continuing education credits. Learn the tips to maximize your profits while abiding by all tax guidelines.


This course contains no sessions
This workshop helps you identify and overcome hurdles for building a cohesive team.


Wednesday, December 14, 2022, 05:30pm, UBC Conference Room
Learn to build and understand a Chart of Accounts. Introduction to the P & L, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow. Case Study Activities. EOY tax tips.


November 7, 2022 to December 5, 2022, 05:30pm, UBC Conference Room