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The PennWest Clarion Small Business Development Center provides access to training events for all clients who are starting anew business or looking to grow a current business.  

PennWest Clarion SBDC Training Events

The PennWest Clarion SBDC seminars are created specifically with potential business owners in mind. They provide information for people who are ready to start their business, and would like additional help.

For more information on the PennWest Clarion SBDC seminars call (814) 393-2060 or Email You can also join our email list or sign up as a client.

First Step Seminar LogoFirst Step Seminars are for those who are looking to start a business. Attendees will learn how to structure a business, develop a business plan, check business feasibility, obtain financing, and market to clients.

Business Skills Workshops LogoCurrent business owners and employees looking to sharpen their corporate knowledge are encouraged to attend one of our Business Skills Workshops. They offer information on a wide variety of topics that are useful for a successful business.



Pennsylvania Taxes for New Businesses

PA Taxes

Date: June 14, 2023

Location: Webinar       

Class Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST

Cost: Free


Sales Tax Basics

LLC Operating Agreements

Date: July 12, 2023

Location: Webinar            

Class Time: 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Cost: Free


OSHA: Recordkeeping, Reporting, Data Submission

PA Taxes

Date: July 27, 2023

Location: Webinar       

Class Time: 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM EST

Cost: Free