The Small Business Development Center offers trainings throughout the year on a variety of topics.  Training and seminars are typically hosted on the UAHuntsville campus or the Chamber of Commerce of Huntsville/Madison County.  Trainings are offered at a minimum registration cost in attempt to make the service accessible and affordable. 

Check our Upcoming Events page for more information.

Training Topics

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Plans
  • Marketing
  • Social Media
  • Professional Development
  • Contract Writing
  • Cash Management
  • Business Licenses
  • Taxes

Are you looking for a specific training or interested in a topic not listed above?  We are always looking for suggestions for new training courses.  Feel free to contact us with suggestions and requests, so that we may better meet your needs.

Bob Crook will be hosting a workshop every month on the "Fundamentals of QuickBooks". These are the training class dates:

TRAINING CLASS DATES – Please call 256-337-5200 to register

4-hour classes are $147; 8-hour Advanced Class is $247, pre-registration required—no walk-ins

November 21, 2013 (Thursday),  9am-1pm:  QuickBooks for Business Owners, Location:  515 Sparkman Dr.

December – No classes will be held – Happy Holidays!

January 23, 2014 (Thursday), 9am-1pm:  Accounting 101, $147

Feb 20 (Thurs, 9am-1pm) & 21 (Fri, 9am-1pm) - Advanced QuickBooks, $247 (8 hours taught in two days)

March 20, 2014 (Thursday) – Fundamentals of QuickBooks, $147

Call 256-337-5200 to pre-register today!  Class size is limited to 8 attendees and each session is customized to the specific needs of the attendees.  We offer Business Owner, Fundamentals and Advanced classes.  All attendees will receive a QuickBooks workbook and snacks.  Call for more details.  Must pre-register and pay--no walk-in spaces are available since classes fill up quickly.