Ohio Business Development Center Launches Summer Training Series with $25 Membership

Columbus, OH – The Ohio Business Development Center (OBDC) is thrilled to announce the launch of its Summer Training Series, providing valuable resources and educational opportunities for small business owners, contractors, and entrepreneurs. With an affordable $25 membership, participants can access a range of free classes designed to enhance their skills and knowledge.

The Summer Training Series includes:

  • Small Business Legal Aid Clinics: Offering expert guidance on legal matters relevant to small businesses.
  • Project Management Basics Webinar Series: A comprehensive four-week program starting June 12, 2024, covering essential project management skills.
  • OBDC Construction Academy: Featuring specialized courses on Blueprint Reading, Construction Site Safety, Drug-Free Worksite, Construction Accounting, Contractor’s License, Building Licenses and Permits, and Estimating.

Additionally, members can attend networking events for only $5 each, providing a valuable opportunity to connect with fellow business owners and industry professionals.

Upcoming OBDC Classes:

  • Decoding the Corporate Transparency Act: Navigating Compliance with Ease
    • Date: Saturday, June 8, 2024
    • Time: 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM
    • Location: Zoom
  • Project Management Basics Series
    • Dates: Starting Wednesday, June 12, 2024
    • Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM (each session)
    • Location: Zoom
    • Session 1: June 12, 2024
    • Session 2: June 19, 2024
    • Session 3: June 26, 2024
    • Session 4: July 3, 2024
  • Understanding Contracts
    • Date: Thursday, June 13, 2024
    • Time: 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
    • Location: Zoom
  • OBDC Construction Academy: Navigating City of Columbus Permits, Zoning, and Inspections
    • Date: Friday, June 14, 2024
    • Time: 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
    • Location: Zoom
  • OBDC: Women in the Construction Industry Lunch at Pepper Construction
    • Date: Thursday, June 27, 2024
    • Time: 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
    • Location: Pepper Construction
  • LLC Repair Workshop: Fixing Common Mistakes with D-I-Y LLCs
    • Date: Thursday, June 27, 2024
    • Time: 6:00 PM – 7:15 PM
    • Location: Zoom

How to Register: Interested participants can visit OHBDC.org to register for these events. Early registration is recommended as seats are limited.

Membership Information: To learn more about the benefits of Planroom and Summer Training membership and how to join, visit OHBDC.org. For additional information, contact planroom@OHBDC.org or call (866) 721-2122.

About Ohio Business Development Center: The Ohio Business Development Center is dedicated to providing professional business services to small businesses, offering resources and support to help them succeed. The OBDC operates a construction planroom and provides a wide range of training and networking opportunities.