LCCC Offers Small Business Job Training Courses for Spring 2020

published Monday, February 10, 2020
Lehigh Carbon Community College (LCCC) will offer certification and training for businesses or professionals in the following areas. Times and locations vary.
 
QuickBooks offers small businesses training on managing revenues and expenses, working with payroll and bank accounts, monitoring budgets and inventory with reports and graphs and much more. Class will be held Fridays, Feb. 21 through April 3, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at LCCC main campus for $367.
 
BYOB: Brand Your Own Business Series runs on Thursdays from 6:30 to 9 p.m., for a cost of $62 per session at LCCC’s Allentown site. These courses will help students learn how to create a strong brand and manage your company.  Remaining in the series is the March 5 course, which will cover how to build your own brand and get the word out with 21st century marketing. The April 2 course will cover resource management and the May 7 course will cover networking.
 
Grant Writing Boot Camp is a class that will run on Saturday, March 14 from 8:30 a.m. though 12:30 p.m. In this boot camp, board members, community volunteers and upper-level business management are all encouraged to join in and learn about research, develop grant opportunities, key grant proposals, types of funding sources and private donations. The total price is $222.
 
Learn to develop ideas, file for a patent and capitalize on an invention by leasing your patent rights for royalties. Patent Your Invention is offered on Wednesday, March 18, from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Schnecksville campus. Fee is $93.
 
Learn Six Sigma Green Belt will be held from March 24 through June 9 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Tuesdays at the college’s Schnecksville campus. Using the DMAIC (Define, Measure, Analyze, Improve and Control) method, students will learn how to find the root cause of problems and streamlining processes in an organization using Green Belt. Cost of this class is $538.
 
Start Your Business runs on Wednesdays, March 25 through June 10 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Entrepreneurs will gain valuable information on developing an idea into reality, market research and market strategy, as well as understanding finances. Class is held at main campus for a fee of $110; scholarships are available.
 
For more information, please call 610-799-1942. To register, call 610-799-1197.