Workshops and Training




SBDC Workshops and Training


Improve your Business Skills! The SBDC offers a variety of seminars addressing topics critical to small business success. These seminars are generally taught in small classes of no more than 20 people allowing for 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.


  • Business Development Seminars & Special Events

    The RGC-SBDC provides 85+ seminars and special events each year. Most of these seminars are provided for free 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 South-West Texas Border Region 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 29 modules to chose from.  First-time visitors will need to create a new account before continuing.
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  • Register Online for Seminars

    COMING SOON - Take the hassle out of registration. Register online and use the eCenter ID (your e-mail) and password (will be assigned after first event registration) to register quickly for the events you want to attend. Register for an event today by calling our training coordinator, Maricela Brown, at (830) 758-5024.


  • SBDC Calendar

    COMING SOON - See all of our upcoming business development training events on our Events Calendar!


  • Food Management Course Certification Program

    Learn more about the program and enroll by calling our training coordinator, Maricela Brown, at (830) 758-5024.


  • Rural Training

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


  • Customized Training

    We can provide customized training seminars to meet your specific needs. We have provided training for students who will soon be working as independent contractors, management training for supervisors, basics of web design and copywriting 101, and social media marketing training for professional groups.


  • Training Survey

    The RGC-SBDC works to provide valuable resources that help small business owners and entrepreneurs succeed. Please take a few moments to fill out this survey and let us know how we can better serve you! We appreciate your feedback!


  • Seminar Proposal

    The RGC-SBDC is always looking for dynamic presenters to offer seminars to the small business community. Fill out the proposal form or contact training coordinator, Maricela Brown today!


  • Training Coordinator

    Questions? Please contact training coordinator Maricela Brown at (830) 758-5024 or e-mail