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Descriptions & registration for all SBDC Classes: here

Fort Stockton

Wednesday, June 28th
The Dash for Cash - How to Get Bucks for Your Business
Instructor: Manny Granado, Business Advisor, Big Bend Region SBDC


July 13th at 2:00 p.m.
C.R.A.S.E. Active Shooter Tips for your Small Business
Instructor: Corporal Hector Holguin, Jr. of Alpine Police Department, C.R.A.S.E. Certified

July 19th at Noon
Brown Bag Lunch Series with Alpine Chamber of Commerce
Internships and Other Collaborations with SRSU:
Instructor: Dr. Jenny Penland, Title V Activity Director/ Director of Experiential Learning

July 27th at 1:30p to 4:30p
Basic Accounting & Financial Statements:
Instructor: Judy Ford, JC Consulting and Manny Granado, Advisor BBRSBDC
$20 Charge for class, must pre-register (contact: hharrell@sulross.edu)

August 9th at 2p
Image/ I-9 Compliance for Employers
Instructor: David Ferg & Cory Donaldson, Special Agents ICE, Homeland Security Investigations


QuickBooks 6-Weeks Series begins August / September

QuickBooks 6 part Series
Fee $275 for all 6 classes in series (consist of 3 beginners/3 advanced with book provided) or $50 a class (plus $45 book charge/2 or less classes).
Must pre-register and pay in advance,  priority registration will be given to those signing up for all six classes, we will take other single class registration as space allows.
Instructor: Judy Ford, J.C. Consulting
 Trainings will be held 2 p to 4 p every Thursday from August 17th through September 21st
 Location: 500 W. Ave H, Room 107, Alpine, Texas
Pre-requisite: you must have computer experience. Books provided for you to keep and laptops will be available for use during classes.

For more info on registration, please email hharrell@sulross.edu or call 432-837-8813.






Seminars and Workshops

    The Big Bend Region SBDC offers a wide variety of business-oriented seminars and workshops - most of which are free. Up to 25 different subjects are offered annually, many on multiple dates.
     Classes are held on weekday afternoons in Alpine in Room 107 of the Centennial School Bldg, 500 W Ave H. and most recently in Fort Stockton in the conference room of the Fort Stockton Chamber of Commerce, 1000 Railroad Ave. Trainings are also now being held in Pecos the EDC 119 S. Cedar and Marfa at the Marfa Nationl Bank 301 S. Highland. Check here regularly for program dates and topics.


Free Virtual Online Workshops for
Small Businesses

Master and comprehend important business practices and skills on your computer in the comfort of your home or office. Introduce yourself to the intricacies of marketing and finance, or learn what it takes to start your own business!

- No fees involved! -
- 32 Virtual Workshops! -
- Management Concepts! -
- Real-world Applications! -
- Basic to Advanced Subjects! -

Access Courses Here

Teach at the SBDC

The SRSU SBDC is looking for qualified, talented, and enthusiastic speakers willing to share their business expertise with seasoned entrepreneurs as well as those new to business ownership. If you have the right credentials and enjoy speaking in front of a group submit the form below to see how you can be added to our lineup of business trainers!


Please return application to hharrell@sulross.edu