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Get Hired Workshop: Learn how to build a strong resume and cover letter

Jun 1 2017 - 5:30pm
San Pablo EDC
13830 San Pablo Ave.
Suite D
San Pablo, CA 94806
Learn from the San Pablo EDC about resume and cover letter essentials, from formatting to composition. Bring in a printed copy of materials or digital copy on a device to get real time feedback and assistance.
Register online

QuickBooks: Accounting Software for Small Businesses

May 1 2017 - 6:00pm
San Pablo Community Center
2450 Road 20
San Pablo, CA 94806

Intuit QuickBooks

Monday, May 1st to Wednesday, June 8th 

Mondays and Wednesdays, 6 to 8 PM

Cost: $20* for San Pablo residents, $50* for non-residents

*if you sign up for Windows 8/Exploring the Internet, Microsoft Office Suites and Quickbooks '15, San Pablo residents pay just $40 for all three courses and non-residents pay $100 for all three classes

How to Develop a Successful Sales Pitch

Jun 6 2017 - 8:30am
San Pablo Economic Development Corporation
13830 San Pablo Ave
Suite D
San Pablo, CA 94806

Learn how you can position your service/product to maximize your profits. Topcis covered:

  • Asking questions to determine need
  • Features vs. benefits
  • Unique selling proposition
  • Personality styles

Finding clients/customers is probably not your favorite activity and convincing them to buy your product or service is definitely not on the top of your list of desirable tasks. Leslie Ellis of Savvy Selling Now empowers entrepreneurs and micro business owners to sell more with less effort. After over 30 years of sales experience with organizations such as Oracle, Sony, and Schwab, Leslie decided to combine her passions for sales, people and fun into her coaching business: Savvy Selling NOW! Taking her experience working with every level of management, and the sales process that earned her multiple honors, Leslie is now helping solopreneurs and micro-business owners to close more sales and make more money!

HAZWOPER 40 Hour Training

May 15 2017 - 8:30am
San Pablo Economic Development Corporation
13830 San Pablo Ave
Suite D
San Pablo, CA 94806

San Pablo EDC in partnership with East Bay Works - America's Job Center of California will host the five day course free of charge. HAZWOPER or Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response Training Course is designed to address any potential risks of hazardous materials in the workplace particularly for construction, environmental cleanup, and refineries. Employers will speak to class to recruit and inform participants about job opportunities.

The course will meet five consecutive days from 8:30am to 5:00pm, Monday-Friday (5/15-5/19). You must be present during all training sessions to receive a certification.

You must attend an orientation and obtain a physician's clearance to enroll. Specific information will be given at the orientations which will be held at San Pablo AJCC 2300 El Portal Drive Suite B in San Pablo on Tuesday, April 18th and Tuesday, April 25th from 11:00am-12:00pm.

Summer B2B Mixer

Jun 15 2017 - 5:30pm
La Strada Italian Cuisine
2215 Church Ln
San Pablo, CA 94806

Connect with the other local businesses
and discuss how we will work together to improve
the local economy. Bring your business cards and
ideas! Hors d’oeuvres and refreshments will be provided.

Cost: EDC members receive two free tickets; $10 per non-member guest

Date and Time: June 15, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm 

Register:  (510) 215-3200

OSHA Training

Jun 26 2017 - 8:30am
One-Stop Career Center
2300 El Portal Drive Suite B
San Pablo, CA 94806

OSHA Construction Safety and Health 10-hour Training

San Pablo EDC in partnership with East Bay Works - America's Job Center of California will host the course free of charge. OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) 10 is general construction industry training. The course is designed for construction workers, on-site foremen, and supervisory staff positions and highlights recommended Federal, State, and Local compliance standards. The course is also suitable for warehouse logistics and other related fields.

The course will meet two consecutive days from 8:30am to 2:00pm, Monday-Tuesday (6/26-6/27). You must be present during all training sessions to receive a certification and earn your OSHA card.

Register online

Removing Barriers Clinic

May 20 2017 - 8:00am
San Pablo EDC
13830 San Pablo Avenue
San Pablo, CA 94806

Transform your life today. Each 5 minute session costs $50 for San Pablo residents, $80 for all others. Call to make your appointment: (510) 215-3189. 

Access to Business Capital Workshop

Jul 11 2017 - 8:30am
San Pablo EDC
13830 San Pablo Ave, Suite D
San Pablo, CA 94806

Ask your questions to our expert panelists on ways to start or expand your business.

Register: Online 

Date and Time: Tuesday, July 11th 8:30 am - 11:00 am

Cost: Free (light refreshments provided)

Business Administration Bootcamp

Apr 25 2016 - 10:00am
San Pablo Community Center
2450 Road 20
San Pablo, CA 94806

Cohort currently in session. Next class offerings to be confirmed soon.

Call 510-215-3200 if you would like to be placed on a waiting list.