CO.STARTERS Core provides an action-driven, collaborative process with a small and supportive group of like-minded people. Over ten sessions, you’ll identify your assumptions about why and how your businesses will work and then talk to customers in order to validate your ideas. You’ll leave the program with a deeper understanding of how to create a sustainable business, articulate your model, and repeat the process with your next great idea.

Current Cohort:

In session till December 7, 2020

Upcoming Cohort:

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Registration closes September 28,2020. Limited space available.

ServSafe Food Handler

Manager Course Level Two - 7th Edition

ServSafe® has become the industry standard in food safety training and provides all employees with accurate and up-to-date information on all aspects of food safety and handling, from receiving and storing food, to food preparing and serving.

Just some of the topics to be covered during this training are:

  • Preventing cross-contamination
  • Cleaning and sanitizing
  • Food safety regulations
  • Time and temperature control
  • Safe food preparation

Class Dates: Class Dates: October 20, 22, 27 & 29
Class times: 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Fostoria Learning Center
Cost: $200 (includes book, certification exam & materials)

Advance Registration required. Seating is limited.
(419) 408-5540 for more information. Or click here to register online.
Training in partnership with Good Shepherd Home & the Fostoria Learning Center

Quickbooks Enterprise Basics

Quickbooks Enterprise Basics- Manage your business finances more efficiently with Quickbooks Enterprise. This course will provide an overview of business accounting, help you learn Quickbooks and set up your businesses finances on the software platform. Course includes software. Bring own computer if possible. Limited space available to adhere to COVID-19 safety guidelines.

Upcoming Classes:


Class Time:

$140 (includes Quickbooks Enterprise software-$100 value)
Limited space available

Please remember to bring own computer
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To register for Small Business classes:

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In-Person: Fostoria Learning Center, 342 Perry Street, Fostoria — check or cash payments only

Questions: 419-408-5540

Registrations close 2 business days prior to class date. Classes must have a minimum of 4 people to run.