Siskyou Economic DevelopmentYreka California

Trainings & Workshops

NOTE:  Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we are suspending all in-person training events, including our monthly start up workshops in Lodi, Manteca, Stockton and Tracy.  We will resume our start up workshops when group gatherings are allowed again.  Persons who desire information on starting a business can request our one-on-one advising.  Thank you for your understanding during this difficult time for all of us.


The Northern California SBDC network conducts a wide variety of business seminars across Northern California on subjects including:

  • Accessing capital and funding

  • Business planning 

  • E-commerce and web marketing

  • Human resource management

  • Expansion and growth capital

  • Legal and business issues

  • Best practice programs designed to help small businesses use the best techniques possible to increase sales and profits

Our seminars are great opportunities for our clients to obtain applicable, real-world information and helpful advice. Visit our calendar to see upcoming seminars.

Business owner? Employee? Looking to learn new skills?

The Northern California SBDC partners with ed2go to bring our clients the best online courses available. Whether you’re looking for professional development or personal enrichment, ed2go’s six-week online courses is the perfect way to learn a new skill or enhance your existing ones. New sessions start every month, and you can sign up anytime. Take courses from the comfort of your home or office; when it is most convenient for you.​ 


As concerns continue about coronavirus (COVID-19), we’re here to help you navigate available resources, answer your business questions and be a trusted partner for your business
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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 or HSU Sponsored Programs Foundation.