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Citywide Training & Development
Chester C. Christie Training Center
1111 E. Broad St., Suite LL01
Columbus, Ohio 43205
Phone:  614-645-8294      
Fax:  614-645-0466
email:  CTD@columbus.gov 
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"You are your greatest asset. Put your time, effort and money into training, grooming, and encouraging your greatest asset." ~Tom Hopkins 

Small Business Program

Does YOUR business qualify to receive FREE professional development training?

* Are you a Small Business Owner in Columbus with less than 50 employees? 
* Are you registered with the City of Columbus as a vendor?
* Are you a for-profit business owner looking for professional development opportunities for yourself and/or your staff? 

    If you answered yes to these questions, then Citywide Training & Development, part of the City of Columbus Human Resource Department, may be able to help! 

    For a limited time, Citywide Training & Development is offering FREE professional development seminars for small businesses and their employees. A wide range of relevant skills courses are available, including:
    • Time Management Skills to Reduce Stress
    • Overcoming Procrastination
    • Career Development series
    • Financial Wellness Series
    • Advertising on Facebook
    • ...and so much more
    For more information or to register for one of these classes, contact Kris.

    Download our current course catalog or Download a registration form


    For information on the City of Columbus' Small Business Builder and other resources to help advance small businesses in and around Central Ohio, click here.
    To contact Ryan Schick, Small Business Concierge, call 614-645-1984 or click here to email him.


    For immediate questions, please contact Kris at CTD@Columbus.gov, or by calling 614-645-2851.