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Amazon Small Business Academy

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Amazon has selected Bunker Hill Community College as one of the six colleges in the country to offer the Amazon Small Business Academy. The Amazon Small Business training opportunity will offer three affordable non-credit classes this fall for a total of 16 hours of instruction.

In response to the COVID-19 situation, the course will be taught remotely online. 

As customers are home complying with social distancing and stay-at-home orders, they are shopping online for supplies, entertainment, and lifestyle items now more than ever.

  • Demystify the online sales process and learn how to leverage tools and best practices available with Amazon to add an online sales channel into your business.

Highly interactive online classes will run Wednesday evenings via video conferencing platform, WebEx. Students from anywhere with internet access may take the course.

Small business owners will have the opportunity to learn strategies to build and grow their small businesses. The classes will cover the fundamentals of online business strategies, marketing, merchandising, inventory management, and more. The pricing structure is as follows:

  • Beginner Module - $50
  • Intermediate Module - $75
  • Advanced Module - $75
  • All three Modules together - $150

For valid Boston and Charlestown residents, a scholarship is available of which may apply to get your full tuition waived. Please complete and sign the Boston Resident Affidavit and Income Eligibility forms by clicking on the links below and emailing these forms, along with your valid Government-issued ID, like a driver's license or ID card Jack Chan at jchan@bhcc.edu for evaluation. Once approved, you will be directed to set up your account on our registration site, and we will enroll you in the full Amazon Small Business Academy course.

Amazon Online Selling Full Course SBW-101E

Course Description: Small business owners will have the opportunity to learn strategies to build and grow their small businesses. Learn how selling online can fit into your larger business plan, the fundamentals of the full lifecycle of an online sale, and next level techniques for growing your online selling presence.  As customers are home complying with social distancing and stay-at-home orders, they are shopping online for supplies, entertainment, and lifestyle items now more than ever. Demystify the online sales process and learn how to leverage to tools and best practices available with Amazon to add an online sales channel into your business.  This live-interaction online course will allow you to learn from wherever you have internet access.  Duration 16 hours. Location: Online

SectionDatesDays and TimesInstructorFeeRegister
SBW-101E-F01Oct 19 - Dec 7
Monday at 6 - 8 p.m.
Hilaire Jean-Gilles$150
SBW-101E-01Mar 1 - Apr 19
Monday at 6 - 8 p.m.
Hilaire Jean-Gilles$150

Amazon Online Selling Workshop-BeginnerSBW-102E

Learn how selling online can fit into your larger business plan. Amazon’s online selling workshop is for aspiring entrepreneurs and active business owners who want to learn how to step into a virtual selling strategy. You’ll learn how selling online can become part of your overall business strategy, while learning about identifying your customer segment, and how to communicate your brand online.  As customers are home complying with social distancing and stay-at-home orders, they are shopping online for supplies, entertainment, and lifestyle items now more than ever. Demystify the online sales process and learn how to leverage to tools and best practices available with Amazon to add an online sales channel into your business.  This live-interaction online course will allow you to learn from wherever you have internet access. Duration: 4 Hours. Location: Online 

SectionDatesDays and TimesInstructorFeeRegister
SBW-102E-01Mar 1 - Mar 8
Monday at 6 - 8 p.m.
Hilaire Jean-Gilles$50

Amazon Online Selling Workshop-IntermediateSBW-103E

Learn the fundamentals of the full lifecycle of an online sale. In Amazon’s intermediate online selling workshop you’ll learn techniques for writing a compelling listing, processing an order, options for warehousing and shipping, managing customer service and returns, and how to learn from customer reviews.  As customers are home complying with social distancing and stay-at-home orders, they are shopping online for supplies, entertainment, and lifestyle items now more than ever. Demystify the online sales process and learn how to leverage to tools and best practices available with Amazon to add an online sales channel into your business.  This live-interaction online course will allow you to learn from wherever you have internet access. Duration: 6 hours. Location: Online

SectionDatesDays and TimesInstructorFeeRegister
SBW-103E-F01Nov 2 - Nov 16
Monday at 6 - 8 p.m.
Hilaire Jean-Gilles$75
SBW-103E-01Mar 15 - Mar 29
Monday at 6 - 8 p.m.
Hilaire Jean-Gilles$75

Amazon Online Selling Workshop-AdvancedSBW-104E

Learn next level techniques for growing your online selling presence. The Advanced Amazon online selling workshop explores optional tools available to help build awareness of your brand including advertising, deals, and coupons.  You’ll also learn about pricing tools available and expanding into additional international geographies.  As customers are home complying with social distancing and stay-at-home orders, they are shopping online for supplies, entertainment, and lifestyle items now more than ever. Demystify the online sales process and learn how to leverage to tools and best practices available with Amazon to add an online sales channel into your business.  This live-interaction online course will allow you to learn from wherever you have internet access. Duration: 6 hours. 

Location: Online

SectionDatesDays and TimesInstructorFeeRegister
SBW-104E-F01Nov 23 - Dec 7
Monday at 6 - 8 p.m.
Hilaire Jean-Gilles$75
SBW-104E-01Apr 5 - Apr 19
Monday at 6 - 8 p.m.
Hilaire Jean-Gilles$75