Training and Events


 February 24 | Create Lynchburg

A conference for makers, artists and creative businesses. Create Lynchburg is an arts + business conference for creative entrepreneurs, businesses and organizations to learn from one another and local and national experts about how to build and grow a sustainable arts-based ventures. Get your tickets at

February 26 | Get Your Google On!

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This February we’ve got a full day of Google Training for you! Google Supported Trainer Randi Penfil will be spending the day in the region. We start at lunch with a conversation about getting the best search returns out of your website on Google Search. We’re partnering with the Altavista Area Chamber for this great workshop. Free to Altavista Area Business  Register Here For ALTAVISTA
This presentation introduces Google My Business, a free tool to manage your business information across Google. It’s the easiest way to help your business be found online. This workshop will walk you through getting your Google listing set up, so that you appear correctly on Google Maps and in Google Search. Register here for CVCC Lynchburg.

 March 28 | eVa /SWaM Workshops

Are you curious about selling to Virginia? Not sure how to apply or what documents to upload to get certified? Bring your questions to this workshop with the Virginia Small Business Supplier Diversity office. You can join us for one or all of these workshops:
Merritt Hall at CVCC’s Main Campus
11:00 am  – 1:30 pm eVa Overview
1:30 pm  – 2:30 pm SBSD Department Overview (Including SWaM Certification)
2:30 pm – 5:00 pm Initiate certification application process and upload required documents