Office of Business Opportunities to host two entrepreneurial training programs

November 28, 2023

The City of Columbia’s Office of Business Opportunities is accepting applications for the 2024 NxLevel Microentrepreneur and 2024 FastTrac Growth Venture courses from January to March.

The NxLevel Microentrepreneur program is for business owners to learn more about “self-sufficiency through self-employment. In person classes will be held at two locations from January 25 through March 7, March 21 and March 28, 2024 at 6 PM at Busby Street Community Center, 1735 Busby Street and on March 14, 2024 at 6 PM at Earlewood Park Community Center, 1113 Recreation Drive.

The FastTrac Growth Venture program in partnership with Midlands Technical College is a course designed to help businesses reach their true potential through proven frameworks and processes to facilitate sustainable growth and efficient operations. In person classes will held from January 23 through March 26, 2024 from 6 PM to 9 PM at the Midlands Technical College Northeast Campus.

For more information, please contact Kalenna Ginyard at 803-545-3960 or visit