Ready to start or expand your business? Our Set Up Shop training program provides the tools you need to grow, and ongoing resources to help your continued success.

Set Up Shop spring graduates.

We offer comprehensive, personalized training for new or growing entrepreneurs. Our training is provided in cohorts of 10-15 people over the course of 6 weeks. Each week features a different topic, including business strategy, operations, marketing, financials, and more, all taught through classes and workshops by our experienced staff and industry professionals.

Course content and pace are customized to each group's needs. We've graduated 13 cohorts since the program began in 2018, led by ACLT staff and partners including The Business Boutique, Alaska Literacy Program, and Alaska Growth Capital.

Ready to learn more or apply?

Interested in participating? Applications are OPEN for our 14th cohort! Classes will run from 6-8PM each Tuesday from November 2nd - December 7th, 2021. We ask that those who are interested please fill out our short, easy application and our staff will follow up with you directly for a further conversation. Applications must be received by Monday, October 4th.

Click the link below to apply today!

Have questions?

Reach out to Deepika Perumal at, or 907-748-5848!