Workshop in Bellefonte to help businesses tap govt. marketplace
From Staff Reports
BELLEFONTE — Businesses will have the opportunity to gain basic principles they need to do business with local, state, and federal governments in a free one-on-one workshop conducted by SEDA-Council of Governments’ (SEDA-COG) Procurement Technical Assistance Center staff.
The Government Contracting Express Program will be held from 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Jan. 9 at the Centre County Recycling and Refuse Authority, Interpretive Center Building, 253 Transfer Road, Bellefonte. For directions, visit www.centrecountyrecycles.org/directions.
SEDA-COG’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center staff will hold individual 1.5-hour sessions to answer questions and offer key tips on how to start or expand a business’s government contracting efforts.
– Getting started in government contracting
– Locating bidding opportunities
– How to read a solicitation
– How to submit a bid
– Valuable Internet resources
– Small business programs
– Certification and registration requirements
– SEDA-COG Procurement Technical Assistance Center services review
Sessions are by appointment only and can be made by contacting SEDA-COG’s Kristen Moyer at 570-524-4491 or Kristen@seda-cog.org.
The SEDA-COG Procurement Technical Assistance Center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency.
SEDA-COG’s Procurement Technical Assistance Center helps companies explore and compete in the local, state, and federal government marketplace. For more information about the SEDA-COG Procurement Technical Assistance Center, visit www.seda-cog.org/ptac/.