At this time, all in-person workshops for SRSU SBDC are cancelled through September 30, 2021. Stay tuned for updates as they become available. Be sure to check out our no-cost online training and webinar options below.

The SRSU SBDC offers a variety of seminars addressing topics critical to small business success. These seminars are generally taught in small classes allowing personalized interaction between the SBDC instructor and attendees and providing opportunities to address individual questions. Our training seminar topics range from basic start up knowledge, to technical financial assistance, strategic planning, leadership, marketing and more. We serve 8 counties in the Big Bend Region: Brewster, Culberson, Jeff Davis, Loving, Pecos, Presidio, Reeves, and Terrell.

Business Development Seminars & Special Events

Our mission at the SRSU SBDC provides seminars and special events each year. Most of these seminars are provided at NO COST! or at a low cost to the participants. Events are open to the public! See what events we have coming up and register today!

FREE Online Training
  • It’s free, online, easy to use and available 24/7 and is now available through the Texas South-West SBDC. It covers everything from business plans and maintaining finances to starting a business and creating a web presence. Take advantage of our online training modules to improve your business acumen. There are over many many modules to choose from.
  • First time visitors will need to create a new account before continuing.
Register for our Webinars
  • Register for an event TODAY by calling our training coordinator, Norma Martinez, at (432) 837-8813 or send an email to
  • Take the hassle out of registration by registering online and use your eCenter ID (your e-mail) and password (will be assigned after the first event registration) to register quickly for the events you want to attend.
SBDC Calendar

See all of our upcoming business development webinars on our Seminar Calendar!

Food Handler’s Course & TABC Certification Program
  • A food handlers course and certification program designed for food safety managers in the food-service, hospitality, & retail grocery industries (etc.).
  • Learn more about the program, upcoming dates and enrollment by calling our training coordinator, Norma Martinez, at (432) 837-8813 or send an email to
Rural Training

By request, our advisors will conduct training at a convenient location for rural areas. Contact us today to find out more!!!

Seminar Proposal

The SBDC is always looking for dynamic presenters to offer seminars to the small business community.

To fill out a proposal form, please contact our training coordinator, Norma Martinez, at (432) 837-8813 or send an email to