International Training Center

CPCC's Small Business Center is one of five designated Small Business International Training Centers within the Small Business Center Network (SBCN). The objective of this program is to increase number of small businesses engaged in international commerce. This is accomplished by providing training programs, experiential, on-location travel opportunities, connection to resources and business counseling to businesses seeking to grow internationally.

Services are available to businesses operating in the 12-county Charlotte region which includes: Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Catawba, Cleveland, Gaston, Iredell, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Rowan, Stanly and Union counties.

Education Programs

  • Global Business Planning: Steps to Starting a Global Business
  • Finding and Choosing Foreign Markets
  • Intermodal Hub: What Can It Do for My Business

Helpful International Business Resources

Check out the International Business Resource Directory to find a collection of global business and international trade resources.