Small Business Accelerator

Do you need help launching your business?

The Small Business Accelerator (SBA) is a free workshop series that will equip you with the tools you need to develop your business idea and plan. 

In the SBA program, you will:

      • Develop your idea and craft a business plan
      • Receive coaching support to enhance your learning
      • Network with other entrepreneurs and industry professionals
      • Practice and refine your pitching skills


Early Ideation Phase

You have an idea but no business plan.

Early Launch Phase

Your business has been in operation for at least three months, with or without a business plan.

Commitment and motivation to complete the program


Business ideation, refinement, and written plan development

Topic-specific business coaching and support

How to leverage available business funding opportunities

*ACCESS does not provide services in Quebec

August 8th to September 19th

Sessions run from 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Tuesdays and Thursdays.


The SBA Program is held online via the Zoom platform.

*Space is limited. Priority will be given to those who meet the eligibility and legal requirements to operate a business in Canada e.g. residency etc.

This program is funded by: