Small Business Center

The  Small Business Center at Central Piedmont exists to cultivate the entrepreneurial community and stimulate local jobs by assisting individuals launch and expand their business. The Small Business Center accomplishes this by providing affordable, accessible, high-quality training and knowledge-sharing opportunities to help clients achieve their business goals.

Part of the statewide Small Business Center Network (SBCN), The Small Business Center uses state community college funding to provide many of the resources, including counseling, at no cost to the client or student.

Resources and Services include:

  • business counseling, including partner referrals for expanded and professional services
  • forums and networking events
  • a Business Resource Center located on Central Campus, including touch-down computers with specialized software and research capabilities
  • seminars and webinars
  • continuing education short courses and programming for start-up needs and expanding businesses, including the popular QuickBooks and food business classes

For details, visit the website for the Central Piedmont Small Business Center or call 704.330.6736. 

Customer service and registration for Corporate and Continuing Education are available by calling 704.330.4223.