New Ventures Entrepreneurship Training

  • Program Area: Start a Business
  • Date: September 08, 2014 to December 15, 2014
  • Day of the week: Monday
  • Time of day: 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
  • Region: Northern
  • Location: Houlton Higher Education Center
  • Address: 18 Military Street, Houlton ME, 04730 - Map

Class Description

A 60-hour course in business planning. The following topics are covered in depth: your customer, competition, marketing, record keeping, taxes, financing, legal aspects, and more. At the end of the class, you will have a completed business plan. There are also 3 monthly follow-up networking sessions at the completion of the class. Class size is limited to 15. You must complete an application, come to the orientation, have an individual interview, and be accepted into the class.

This course qualifies for 3 Pass/Fail credits from the University of Maine at Augusta upon approval of your completed business plan and payment of a small processing fee. 

2016 graduates of this course are eligible to apply for the University of Maine at Augusta GEN Scholarship, to be used for additional UMA classes at any location.

Registration/More Info

For more information, contact Erica Quin-Easter at 768-9468 or erica.quineaster@maine.edu.
Click here to download application packet and class info.

ClassDateProgram AreaLocationRegion
Business Basics2016-02-09 February 09, 2016
(ends February 16, 2016)
Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Business Basics2016-02-11 February 11, 2016
(ends February 18, 2016)
Start a BusinessRocklandMidCoast
Tax Prep for the Self-Employed2016-02-22 February 22, 2016Start a BusinessHarpswellMidCoast
Tax Prep for the Self-Employed2016-02-24 February 24, 2016Start a BusinessBrunswickMidCoast
Introduction to Self-Employment2016-03-07 March 07, 2016Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Tax Prep for the Self-Employed2016-03-10 March 10, 2016Start a BusinessRocklandMidCoast
Business Basics2016-03-09 March 09, 2016
(ends March 16, 2016)
Start a BusinessHarpswellMidCoast
Business Basics2016-03-10 March 10, 2016
(ends March 24, 2016)
Start a BusinessBiddefordSouthern
Introduction to Self-Employment2016-03-31 March 31, 2016Start a BusinessLisbonWestern
Business Basics2016-03-24 March 24, 2016
(ends March 31, 2016)
Start a BusinessBrunswickMidCoast
Introduction to Self-Employment2016-04-04 April 04, 2016Start a BusinessMexicoWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2016-04-04 April 04, 2016Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
Introduction to Self-Employment2016-04-07 April 07, 2016Start a BusinessMechanic FallsWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2016-05-02 May 02, 2016Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
New Ventures Entrepreneurship Training2016-03-02 March 02, 2016
(ends May 18, 2016)
Start a BusinessLewistonWestern
Introduction to Self-Employment2016-05-23 May 23, 2016Start a BusinessPittsfieldCentral
New Ventures Entrepreneurship Training2016-03-22 March 22, 2016
(ends June 07, 2016)
Start a BusinessBangorNorth Central
New Ventures Entrepreneurship Training2016-05-05 May 05, 2016
(ends July 21, 2016)
Start a BusinessKennebunkSouthern