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Learn the Basics to Start Your Own Business

Job Training for Beaver County, Inc.’s next workshop starts on May 18, 2015.   This series is hosted by the Franklin Center of Beaver County, Inc. 524 Franklin Avenue, Aliquippa, PA   15001

There is no cost to adult Beaver County residents currently experiencing low to moderate income.

The Workshop series includes the following 10 classes to help you explore, analyze, and develop your business ideas/plans: 

  • I have a business idea-now what?
  • How do I learn to think like an entrepreneur?
  • Is my business idea feasible, and how do I create my business plan?
  • What are my basic financing options?
  • How do I find my niche, my target market?
  • How do I start to market my business?
  • How can I learn about smart pricing strategies?
  • What are my options for organizing my business?

This program is made possible by a Federal Community Development Block Grant through the Community Development Program of Beaver County.

This program does not provide individual grants for small business

Advanced registration required

Contact Job Training for Beaver County, Inc , Beaver Valley Mall, Monaca, PA or phone 724.728.2020 ext. 106, or email:

JTBC is Providing Computer Recycle Program to Beaver County Area

Job Training for Beaver County (JTBC), in partnership with Goodwill of Southwestern Pennsylvania, is providing a Computer Demanufacturing (Recycling) Program. JTBC, now located in the Beaver Valley Mall, is accepting donations of old computers. This recycling service is free of charge to those who donate.  The Computer Demanufacturing also provides a practical work experience for… Continue Reading

Jameson’s Army Holds Golfing FORE Little Hearts

Did you know that Jameson’s Army provides a therapeutic heart pillow to every open-heart surgery patient at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh? Some benefits include: Uniform, effective sternal support to aid in healing *Pain reduction during coughing, deep breathing and moving about *Positive emotional support that comes from knowing how much doctors and nurses care Jameson’s… Continue Reading