BBE Course Description

Classroom-Based Business Development Course

Call early for a registration packet. Seating is limited to 12 participants.
Duration Fee Dates & Hours
Training Location

Flagstaff BBE Summer '19 Business Plan Development Training
​Monday Evenings
6 PM - 9 PM,
May 13, 20, (no class 27),
Jun 3, 10, 17, 24,
​Jul 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, and
​Aug. 5

​Fall '19 Flagstaff BBE Training:
​6-9pm, Tues., Sept. 3 - Nov. 19

​Fall '19 Page BBE Training:
​6-9pm, Wed., Sept. 18 - Dec. 11
County Cooperative Extension Building
2304 North 3rd Street
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
(west of 4th St., north
of 6th Ave., east
​of Killip Elementary)

​County H&CS Bldg.
​2625 N. King St, 86004

​CCC Page Instructional Site
​475 S. Lake Powell Blvd., 86040

Course Description

Coconino County Community Services partners with Coconino Community College's Small Business Development Center (SBDC) facilitate our 36-hour, 12-week classroom-based small business development training. We utilize LivePlan curriculum to assist budding entrepreneurs in assessing business idea feasibility while also giving existing business owners the tools required to stabilize and grow their small businesses. The objective of the course is to help develop a sound and easily implementable business plan. This plan and the essential business knowledge gained from the course can help you secure needed capital to successfully launch and grow the business of your dreams. The class registration fee is only $125, and income-based partial (50%) scholarships may also be available to those who qualify.

Summary Outline of Classes
Click here for a Summary Outline of the BBE 12-Week Program.

• Facilitation of the course by a seasoned SBDC counselor with years of small business development experience in several industries.
• A clear, business plan creation process, designed to assist understanding and user-friendly development of the components of a business plan.
• A robust LivePlan curriculum that will cover a different aspect of your business processes and operations each week.
• Guest speakers with expertise in various key business areas, such as:

  • Business Finance
  • Business Accounting
  • Business Law
  • Marketing/Branding
  • Consumer/Client Relations
  • Small Business Loans

• Links to printed materials and videos that will enhance the learning experience and compliment the curriculum.
• Assistance with developing a pitch slide deck as well as an understanding of the art of presentation including “pitching” and the “elevator speech”.

Flyer and Enrollment Application

For a Flagstaff BBE downloadable flyer, click Flagstaff BBE training flyer.

To enroll online for the next BBE course click here to access the application. You must download the fillable PDF to your computer, complete all fields, and click "Submit" at the end (DO NOT complete fields within your browser, the app will not submit properly).

For more information or to enroll, please email BBE Training Enrollment by clicking here,
or contact Program Manager Scott Neuman (928-679-7463).