Alameda County SBDCOakland, CA

REGISTRATION FULL - Food Business Entrepreneurial Training Academy (FBETA) (Fremont) Winter 2019

REGISTRATION FULL - Food Business Entrepreneurial Training Academy (FBETA) (Fremont) Winter 2019

Thursday, January 3, 2019 6:30pm to 8:30pm
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Our registration is full and closed. 

Please consider signing up for our San Lorenzo class offered in early April.

Also, if you have a food business that is currently up and running -or- are far along in your planning for your food business, please apply for our Advanced FBETA series starting end of February.


Thinking of launching a food product or opening a restaurant/cafe?  Learn the critical aspects of how to start and succeed in the specialty food business! 

The Alameda County SBDC and the Alameda County Community Development Agency offer a free 10-part series on "Running Your Own Food Business" for participants interested to launch and grow food businesses in Alameda County. 

In this series, you will learn the basics to start and grow your own food business. Do you have a great idea and a burning desire to start a food business, but don't know how? This series will help turn your idea into reality.

Participants who attend eight of the ten sessions will earn a Certificate of Completion.
Space is limited - No Cost to Attend!

Location: Fremont Main Library 2400 Stevenson Blvd. Fremont, CA 94538
Dates: Tuesday/Thursday -- January - February 2019*
Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm

1/3/2019  Class 1:  Concept (mission/vision/values)

1/8/2019  Class 2:  Operating Models

1/10/2019  Class 3: Consumer Packaged Goods & Food Service Models 

1/15/2019  Class 4:  Understanding Costs (cash/profit)

1/17/2019  Class 5:  Operations

1/24/2019  Class 6:  Marketing Communications

1/29/2019  Class 7:  Financial Projections

1/31/2019  Class 8:  Legalities & Resources

2/5/2019  Class 9:  Funding Your Company

2/7/2019  Class 10: Your Business Plan

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Fremont Main Library
2400 Stevenson Blvd
Fremont, CA 94538

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It all starts here. Complete the application and submit your request. A member of the SBDC will follow up with you and help you achieve your small business goals -- at no cost to you.
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