Durham Tech Small Business Center
Small Business Center at Durham Technical Community College: A Wealth of Resources to Develop and Grow Your Business
As part of the Small Business Center Network, the Small Business Center (SBC) at Durham Tech provides business owners with the information they need for success, including – but not limited to – advice on marketing, sales, bookkeeping, and financial management. The SBC supports the development of new businesses and the growth of existing businesses as a community-based provider of business training, counseling, and resource information. The Small Business Center is located at the SOUTHBank Building, 400 West Main Street, on the third floor. Office hours are 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday. Evening hours by Appointment Only. Please call 919-536-7241 for more information.
Small Business Center Courses
Presented within a classroom environment, these hands-on courses offer a wide range of specific small business topics, along with the opportunity to apply this new information immediately. Courses are held at the Small Business Center in the SOUTHBank Building or Main Campus in Durham or at the Orange County Campus in Hillsborough. Call 919-536-7241 or visit www.durhamtech.edu/sbc for more information. Important Note: Preregistration for all courses is required and must be completed by the Thursday of the week prior to the start of each course. If preregistration enrollment is low, classes may be canceled.
Small Business Center Seminars
These free seminars cover a wide range of small business topics. Most of these seminars are held at the Small Business Center located at the SOUTHBank Building in Durham or at the Orange County Campus in Hillsborough. Seminars are also available as Webinars. Important Note: Our Small Business Seminars are now free. Preregistration is strongly encouraged and allows the SBC to contact you regarding any changes (inclement weather, location, cancellations, etc.). We also encourage you to come early to secure your seat, since seating is limited. We also encourage you to preregister for webinars early to ensure you receive webinar access information in timely manner.
Small Business Center's Resources
The Resource Center in the Small Business Center (SBC) has business books, magazines, newspapers, and other literature filled with valuable information on various business topics, industries, and the local community. The Resource Center (open 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., Monday – Friday) is also a thriving and inviting environment for entrepreneurs needing a quiet spot to work on their businesses. After 5 pm hours are available by appointment and when an evening course or seminar is being held at the SOUTHBank Building.
Small Business Center Counseling
The Small Business Center provides free, confidential counseling services for new and existing business owners. We become your "partner" for business success by helping you develop your business concepts and find solutions to your challenges. To schedule a session, please go to www.calendly.com/smallbusinesscenter-durhamtech, click the link below, or call 919-536-7241, ext. 4502.
NOTE: More Seminars can be found them by clicking on the link below entitled Find More Events (above the map).