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Programs for Starting a Business

The SBDC provides the help you need to start a successful business. Gain skills and knowledge to improve your business idea and maximize your chances of success.

Start with our monthly First Steps to Starting a Business class or any of our other classes listed below.

For additional support call the SBDC Business AnswerLine at 1-800-940-7232 or fill out our online assistance request form on the right sidebar. Take the first step today!


Entrepreneurial Training Program

10 Thu. Sept. 10-Nov. 12

First Steps to Starting a Business

Wed., Aug. 19

Wed., Sept. 16

Wed., Oct. 21

Wed., Nov. 11

Wed. Jan. 20, 2016

Wed. Feb. 17, 2016

Wed. Mar. 23, 2016

Wed. Apr. 20, 2016

Wed. May 25, 2016

Wed. Jun 15, 2016

Wed. Aug. 17

Wed. Sept. 21

Wed. Oct. 19

Wed. Nov. 16, 2016

Wed. Dec. 7, 2016

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Computer Applications
Web Design and Development
Transit Training Workshops
Child Care Administration: Courses, Credential & Certificate
Management Development
For more information, contact:
Jason Mueller, Program Manager,, 414-227-3129
Wisconsin SBDC Network

US Small Business Administration

The SBDC is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the U.S. Small Business Administration. All opinions, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the SBA. Reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Call 414-227-3240 or email An EEO/AA employer, the University of Wisconsin provides equal opportunities in employment and programming, including Title IX and ADA requirements.


SBDC Assistance Request Form
Receive specific help and resources for your business or idea. Click the link below to get started!
Assistance Request Form