:: City of Austin Small Business Development Program

City of Austin Small Business Development Program

The UT Austin Professional Development Center (PDC) is partnering with the City of Austin's Small Business Development Program (SBDP) to offer expert, cost effective training to area small businesses.

To register for classes, please go to the SBDP website.

Upcoming workshops are listed below.

Getting Up and Running

Managing Money

Managing People

Marketing

Small Business Tax

Business Success Skills Certificate Program

Participants who complete six of the classes will receive a framed gold seal Business Success Skills Certificate Program jointly from both The University of Texas at Austin Professional Development Center and City of Austin Small Business Development Program. UT Austin PDC will add new classes based on customer demand.

SBDP Instructors

UT Austin PDC and the City of Austin SBDP hired instructors based on the following criteria:

  • Subject matter expertise in the relevant area(s)
  • Previous training experience, as well as experience developing curriculum
  • Experience owning and running their own small businesses
  • Commitment to excellent customer service

For more information, please contact:

Kristy Bradford - pdcsolutions@austin.utexas.edu


The Division of Continuing and Innovative Education (CIE) of The University of Texas at Austin has been a leader in lifelong learning for the past 100 years. The PDC is an integral part of CIE and has developed a proven reputation for excellence. We provide practical, cost-effective training, instruction, and consulting for career and individual development in a variety of arenas, which results in enhanced personal and organizational performance.

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