Community Futures Central Kootenay

Small Business Training-Learn something new this spring!

Our small business training schedule for Spring 2016 is now available. It includes workshops offered in the months of April, May and June. Some of the highlights from the new schedule include:

Branding – Company Identity Design (Nelson: April 26th, 9am – 4pm): Learn how to design your own professional-looking company business logo. This workshop covers basic design principles, ideation phase, creative concept phase, typography, colour theory and file formats.

Photography for Small Business (Nelson: May 12th, 9am – 4pm): Spend the day learning how to take great photographs with instructor Colin Payne. You will learn how to effectively use the various functions on your camera, pose people in a flattering way or capture them naturally in candid shots, as well as some basics about lighting, framing your shot and more.

Selling Your Products Online 101 (Nelson: May 31st, 9am – 4pm): Thinking of selling your products online? This workshop will provide you with the background you need to get started. Explore the pros and cons of various online marketplaces and payment options, as well as other elements like how to package, ship, and provide customer support for your products.

Mastering Productivity & Time Management (Nelson: June 3rd, 9am – 4pm): Do you have the tools and insight to know how to create the disciplines required to amplify your productivity and time management skills? Come join this workshop as we dig deep into the daily changes you can make to help you elevate your production rate.

This is just some of what we have to offer in the spring session. The complete schedule, including full course descriptions and registration costs, is available as a PDF download. You can also view the schedule online at (Note: our online schedule is not compatible with older versions of Internet Explorer).
Registration is required for all workshops. To sign up, call 250-352-1933 x100 or drop by our office at 201 – 514 Vernon Street in Nelson (above Canada Post). Enrollment fees may be paid by cash, cheque or credit card.


Phone: 250-352-1933
Hours: 8:30am – 4:30pm, Monday to Friday
Community Futures Central Kootenay

201, 514 Vernon Street
Nelson, BC V1L 4E7