Business Classes for Small Business Owners, Managers, and Entrepreneurs! Get the basics of running and managing a successful business by attending Building Bitterroot Business classes offered by the Ravalli County Economic Development Authority (RCEDA) the Bitterroot College and the Bitterroot Job Service.

Beginners Website Building – Establish Domain: 4pm-6pm Tuesday, February 23, 2016 – $20*: Course covers web hosting, establishing a website domain name, and learning basic Word Press. Prerequisite: basic computer and internet skills; must be able to access email account on computer or mobile device. Instructor: Annette O’Leary-Coggins, Internet Marketer and Owner of Web Consulting Depot and O’Leary’s Kitchen.

Beginners Website Building – Launch Website: 4pm-6pm Tuesday, February 25, 2016 – $20*: Learn how to create a quality website landing page with easy to use formatting using Word Press. Prerequisite: basic computer and internet skills; domain name and website. Instructor: Lee Tickell, Bitterroot College Business Technology Adjunct Faculty and Certified Microsoft Trainer.

[*NOTE: Class price does not include fees paid to the website service providers. Participants need to bring a credit card. T here is a one time domainfee of approx. $6 and then $7 per month. The website building class has a one time fee of approx. $47. These price are approximate becausethey are subject to change, particularly discounting.]

Facebook Marketing Basics: 4pm-6pm Monday and Wednesday, June 6-22, 2016 – $85: This is an introduction to Facebook as a business platform. Topics covered: how to construct a Facebook business page for maximum results, the importance of cover art for your business page and how to give it a professional look, branding your products and services (software required), and how to market your brand within Facebook for a re-targeting campaign. Instructor: Annette O’Leary-Coggins, Internet Marketer and Owner of Web Consulting Depot and O’Leary’s Kitchen.

HOW TO REGISTER FOR COURSES

Contact the Bitterroot College at 375-0100 or email them at bc@umontana.edu. REGISTER ONLINE or download a REGISTRATION FORM. Mail the registration form to the Bitterroot College, 103 South 9th Street, Box 1, Hamilton, 59840, or drop it by the College. You can also arrange credit card payment over the phone at the number above.

Deadline: Course fees and forms are due 3 days prior to the class start date.

Refund Policy: Call 375-0100 for a refund. 100% refund if class is canceled. 100% refund if requested before the 1st class.


Call the RCEDA Office at 406.375.9416 or email RCEDA General Information