A 60-hour course in business planning. The following topics are covered in depth: your customer, competition, marketing, record keeping, taxes, financing, legal aspects, and more. At the end of the class, you will have a completed business plan. There are also 3 monthly follow-up networking sessions at the completion of the class. Class size is limited to 15. You must complete an application, come to the orientation, have an individual interview, and be accepted into the class.
This course qualifies for 3 Pass/Fail credits from the University of Maine at Augusta upon approval of your completed business plan and payment of a small processing fee.
Graduates of this course are eligible to apply for the University of Maine at Augusta GEN Scholarship, to be used for additional UMA classes at any location.
To register or for more information, please call: Karleen Andrews at 557-1885
Deadline for registrations: March 2
Orientation: March 7, 2018 9:30-12:00
Classes: March 14 - May 30, 2018
Graduation: June 7, 2018
|Venturing Forth: Business Planning for Entrep||2019-03-06 March 06, 2019|
(ends May 22, 2019)
|Start a Business||Lewiston||Western|
|Work for Yourself@50+||2019-05-29 May 29, 2019||Start a Business||ONLINE||Statewide|
|Business Basics||2019-05-21 May 21, 2019|
(ends June 04, 2019)
|Start a Business||Bangor||North Central/Downeast|
|Introduction to Self-Employment||2019-06-04 June 04, 2019||Start a Business||ONLINE||Statewide|
|Introduction to Self-Employment||2019-06-06 June 06, 2019||Start a Business||Lewiston||Western|
|Business Basics||2019-06-05 June 05, 2019|
(ends June 19, 2019)
|Start a Business||Presque Isle||Northern|