This 8-week blended face-to-face and online class equips aspiring entrepreneurs with business skills and insights, tools, resources, and peer networks necessary to start and grow successful businesses. This course helps those interested in starting a business clear the path from idea to business start.The 8-week series will be held on Saturdays at the GRID, April 18 through June 20, 1pm-4pm (please note - no class May 16 or May 23). If there is a Saturday students can't be here, the class will also be delivered through teleconferencing. In addition to the FastTrac curriculum, guest speakers from the WV Small Business Development Center, Advantage Valley, The HIVE, Wyoming County Economic Development Authority, and others. This 8-week course is offered FREE to participants (a $307 value) through the generosity of The Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and The Greater Kanawha Valley Foundation. Class size limited to 20 participants. Register before April 1. If you have questions call 304-734-6700 or email GRID@BridgeValley.edu.