An agency of the Ministry of Industry, Investment & Commerce, the JBDC is Jamaica’s premier business development organisation working collaboratively with government, private sector, as well as, academic, research and international communities.



Mobile (Digicel)


14 Camp Road, Kingston

The JBDC is the leading business development organisation and collaborates with the private sector and government. The organisation pursues development programmes and policies that foster development, sustainability, modernisation and growth in the MSME sector.

In keeping with this mandate ,these new online courses are available at a cost of $4,000 and will start on January 23 through to February 13, 2024. The courses will be taught in modules every Tuesday during the four-week period from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Each module will be taught by various industry experts and will cover entrepreneurial mindset and business formalisation, design thinking and value proposition, marketing fundamentals, and start-up financing and costing.

Participants will get access to course material, networking opportunities and consultations with business development officers.

Interested persons are to contact the JBDC via email at  and make the required payments by Monday, January 22, 2024.




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