SBDC Programs


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Disaster Preparedness 

The WPU-SBDC is offering comprehensive Disaster Preparedness and Business Continuity Planning assistance which will help you protect and grow your business.

Our offer includes individual consulting and group presentations.

Please complete the survey which will be used for our initial assessments and to assist us in understanding the challenges of businesses in our county.

Additional documents are also available to assist you with creating your disaster plans.

  1. Disaster Preparedness Survey
  2. Disaster Preparedness Survey - spanish
  3. Could you survive a disaster?                                                    
  4. 20 Questions for your insurance company/agent.            
  5. Web link to FIMA risk assessment table.
  6. Examples of typical hazards

Please contact us at:

Phone: 973-321-1378                     Fax:        973-321-1379


International Trade Management Series:

The NJSBDC International Trade Program offers practical workshops in all aspects of international business.

To register call 973-353-1927 or online at:  You must be registered to attend.  All classes are held at the following below address.

Location:   Passaic County Economic Development,
Totowa Business Center, 930 Riverview Drive,
Suite 250, Totowa, NJ 07512

Demystifying International Trade

How to Get Started                                                                                          Fee:$25

Seminar covers the fundamentals of foreign trade. It will review topics for both beginning and accomplished exporters and importers.

Date: Tuesday, April 7, 2015

Time: 10:00 AM -1:00 PM

Getting the Most from International Reps., Agents and Distributors

How to Expand Your Reach Abroad                                                                  Fee:$25

This workshop covers the practical aspects of how to work with agents, representatives, distributors, and other resources. Learn how to increase your reach by working with sales professionals

Date: Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM

Payments & Risks- (International Terminology)

Understanding the Language of International Commerce                                  Fee: $25

This workshop provides an overview of international letters of credit and international commercial terms – the international language (INCOTERMS) of how to buy, sell, deliver and get paid and transfer of risk. These are the fundamental building blocks of how to transact international business.

Date: Thursday, April 9, 2015

Time: 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM