CCC’s Small Business Development Center

At CCC’s Small Business Development Center, you can access a variety of resources to help your business start, grow or thrive. We provide classes and courses to help you take your business to the next level, as well as confidential, one-on-one business counseling for free. Discounts available for veterans.

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CONTACT

503-594-0738

bizcenter@clackamas.edu

Harmony Community Campus

Suite 275


Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The SBDC can help your business succeed. Here's how: 

  • Earn comprehensive support starting or growing your business through programs such as the Small Business Greenhouse.
  • Improve business-related skills from marketing to accounting and much more.
  • Take pre-education or continuing education courses for the Construction Contractors Board (CCB) or Landscape Contractors Board (LCB).
  • For more information about free business counseling or the Real Estate Broker’s License course, call 503-594-0738.
  • Veteran discount available.

Small Business Development Programs

Small Business Greenhouse
Small Business Management I
Small Business Management GrowthWheel

Courses and Programs Calendar

As a busy entrepreneur, we know you've got a lot on your plate. That's why the Small Business Development Center offers courses and programs to help you solve problems, stay on top of emerging trends and keep up to date on your licensing. Below you'll find a comprehensive calendar of all of our in-depth courses, programs and workshops.

Continuing Education: Earn the credits you need for Construction Contractors Board (CCB) or Landscape Contractors Board (LCB).

Construction Contractors Board Continuing Education (CCB)

  • Google Analytics
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Social Media
  • WordPress Web Design: Part I

To register, please visit CougarTrax, our online registration system, click “Continuing Education” and then search for the name of the class. If you have any questions, please contact Kathy Nishimoto at 503-594-0734 or bizcenter@clackamas.edu.

Landscape Contractors Board Continuing Education (LCB)

The following workshops are approved for Continuing Education for the Landscape Contractors Board:

  • Marketing Mastery
  • Small Business Finance
  • Small Business Recordkeeping & Tax Basics
  • QuickBooks Pro: Part I
  • QuickBooks Pro: Part II
  • QuickBooks Basic Payroll
  • Mobile 4 Business
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Social Medial
  • Google Analytics
  • Managing Your Online Reputation
  • WordPress Web Design Part I
  • WordPress Web Design Part II

For more information about free business counseling or programs and workshops, call 503-594-0738.

To register for Small Business courses and professional development classes:

STEP 01

Visit CougarTrax

Visit CougarTrax and select Continuing Education. Then, select Search for Classes/Workshops.
STEP 02

Choose a class

Select a topic code and "Submit".
  • Automotive – XAUTO)
  • Horticulture – (XHOR)
  • Small Business Development Center – (XSBDC)
Select your class and choose Submit again.
STEP 03

Complete your registration

Complete your registration (requires credit/debit card payment).