Due to the effects of COVID-19, the Cape Breton Partnership has put together a list of helpful resources.

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CBDC- Entrepreneurial Training Fund (ETF)

CBDC offers individualized training opportunities to existing clients as well as group training to clients and other small business owners. Eligible training and counselling activities may include:

  • Training courses offered via the Internet or correspondence
  • University courses (excluding full-time studies)
  • Training seminars offered by business support or business development organizations or associations
  • Hiring a qualified consultant to provide business skills training that result in the transfer of knowledge or skills from the consultant to the client
  • Business skills training and counselling designed to enhance the client’s overall knowledge in business related skills
  • Costs associated with providing business skills training to potential entrepreneurs and/or existing entrepreneurs

CBDC Coastal Business
292 Charlotte Street, Sydney
Patricia MacNeil
(902) 539-4332 (ext 224)
patricia.macneil@cbdc.ca

CBDC Northside Victoria
1 Fraser Avenue, Suite 7
Sydney Mines
Gord McGean
(902) 736-6211
gord.mcgean@cbdc.ca

CBDC InRich
15381 Hwy 19
Inverness
Perry Chandler
(902) 258-3698
perry.chandler@cbdc.ca