Press Release

Bunker Hill Community College to Offer Courses as Part of Amazon’s Small Business Academy

Wednesday, May 6, 2020

Amazon has selected Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) as one of the six colleges in the country to offer the Amazon Small Business training opportunity. Amazon Small Business Academy helps entrepreneurs gain digital strategy and brand-building skills to make their ambitions reality, through free seminars, webinars, and well as community college classes across the country.

BHCC will offer three affordable, online-based non-credit classes for a total of 16 hours of instruction over eight weeks. Classes will be held via video conferencing platform, WebEx on Wednesday evenings, starting June 3. Small business owners, students, or those interested in starting a small business 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 for classes is as follows:

Beginner Module, two sessions - $39
Intermediate Module, three sessions - $55
Advanced Module, three sessions - $55
All three Modules together, eight sessions - $89

For more information and registration, visit  or contact Sonia Sharma at 617-228-2462.

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About Bunker Hill Community College
With more than 50 years of academic excellence, Bunker Hill Community College (BHCC) is Massachusetts' largest community college, annually welcoming a diverse community of around 16,000 students. With campuses in Charlestown and Chelsea, BHCC extends its reach across several locations in Greater Boston. The College offers associate degrees and certificates, early college and dual enrollment, community education, corporate training, and industry-specific training programs. BHCC is celebrated for its diversity, boasting a student body where 65% identify as people of color and more than half are women. The College also embraces a global perspective, with over 600 international students representing 90 countries and conversing in more than 65 languages. Our commitment to diversity is further reflected in BHCC's designation as a Hispanic Serving Institution (HSI) and an Asian American Native American Pacific Islander Serving Institution (AANAPISI).