Workshops

All workshops are held at the Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton, across from City Hall unless otherwise stated. All workshops are free to attend, unless otherwise noted. For more information, or to register (unless otherwise noted), please visit The Calendar & Registration Page.

 

UPCOMING WORKSHOPS:

 

 

Greg Nanigian, NGA: “Guaranteed (almost) Dollor for Dollar Grant Talk with Greg Nanigian” (View the flyer here)

Thursday, July 25
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton.
Topic: Massachusetts has a grant program that will pay half of the cost of training. Hardly anyone has heard of the Workforce Training Fund Express Program, but it awards millions of dollars each year for training. Our speaker, Greg Nanigian, CEO of GNA, will focus on how to get funding for companies that have 100 or less employees. Your odds of winning funding are close to 100%! The Workforce Training Fund Express Program helps address business productivity and competitiveness by providing resources to Massachusetts businesses to fund training for current and newly hired employees. Greg Nanigian company, GNA, has been helping companies win funding for eleven years.
Price: $10
To register, click here.

 

SBA: “Building and Growing a Successful Business-The SBA Advantage” (View the flyer)

Wednesday, July 31
9:00 am – 10:30 am
Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton.
Topic:This session will provide information on the various Small Business Administration (SBA) programs and services available for start-up and existing businesses. Learn how the SBA can assist in starting and growing your business. General information will be provided on the following programs and services: Resource Partners, Government Contracting Opportunities, Business Funding & Grants, International Trade or Exporting, Disaster Recovery. Come to this information session and learn how your business can benefit from SBA’s free or low-cost programs and services.
Member Price: $5; Non-Member Price: $10
To register, click here.

 

Greg Nanigian, NGA: “Guaranteed (almost) Dollor for Dollar Grant Talk with Greg Nanigian” (View the flyer here)

Thursday, August 15
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton.
Topic: Massachusetts has a grant program that will pay half of the cost of training. Hardly anyone has heard of the Workforce Training Fund Express Program, but it awards millions of dollars each year for training. Our speaker, Greg Nanigian, CEO of GNA, will focus on how to get funding for companies that have 100 or less employees. Your odds of winning funding are close to 100%! The Workforce Training Fund Express Program helps address business productivity and competitiveness by providing resources to Massachusetts businesses to fund training for current and newly hired employees. Greg Nanigian company, GNA, has been helping companies win funding for eleven years.
Price: $10
To register, click here.

 

SCORE: “Social Media Marketing Workshop” (View the flyer here)

Wednesday, August 21 
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton.
Topic: Whether you’re a social butterfly, or apprehensive when it comes to using social media, there is no escaping the power inherent in social media marketing and the rules one should follow to leverage the various platform. This workshop will provide you with practical guidelines and tutorials that will help you enhance your social media skills by grow.
Price: $25
To register, click here.

 

Healing Hearts Holistically: Heart Disease Facts vs. Fiction

Thursday, September 12
10:00 am – 11:30 am
Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton.
Topic: This will be an interactive session focused on dispelling misconceptions about heart health that you may have heard in the media. Heart healthy treats will be provided.
Member Price: $25; Non-Member Price: $35
To register: call Denise L Jezewski RN ACNS at (508) 584-3278

 

NeighborWorks and Bridgewater Savings Bank First Time Homebuyers Workshop (View the flyer here)

Saturday, September 14
9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton.
Topic: This is a hybrid course. Prior to the class, you will be required to complete an online course. 4 hours of online education and one 4 hour in person class at the Chamber, totaling 8 hours of CHAPA/HUD certified education.
Price: $45 per person for the full 8 hours of certified education.
To register, click here.

 

OSHA 10 Hour General Industry (offered by Massasoit Community College)

Friday, October 18 & Friday, October 25
9:00 am – 3:30 pm with 1 hour of breaks
Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton.
Price: $219, (50% discount: $110 for chamber members!)
To register: email Steven Litcoff, Associate Director of Corporate Education at Massasoit Community College.

 

Business Writing (offered by Massasoit Community College)

Tuesday, October 22 & Tuesday, October 29
9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton.
Price: $219, (50% discount: $110 for chamber members!)
To register: email Steven Litcoff, Associate Director of Corporate Education at Massasoit Community College.

 

ServSafe (offered by Massasoit Community College)

Monday, December 2 & Monday, December 9
9:00 am – 3:30 pm with 1/2 hour of breaks
Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton.
Price: $219, (50% discount: $110 for chamber members!)
To register: email Steven Litcoff, Associate Director of Corporate Education at Massasoit Community College.

 

OSHA 10 Hour Construction (offered by Massasoit Community College)

Thursday, December 5 & Thursday, December 12
9:00 am – 3:30 pm with 1 hour of breaks
Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton.
Price: $219, (50% discount: $110 for chamber members!)
To register: email Steven Litcoff, Associate Director of Corporate Education at Massasoit Community College.

 

 

 

If you are a member that would like to host a workshop, contact Lexi, (508) 586-0500 x 231.