The Contract Opportunities Center presents

“Government Contracting Basics- SAM & SBA Dynamic Small Business Search”


Topics will include:


The Procurement Technical Assistance Center

  • Introduction to COC PTAC and services provided


Government Contracting

  • Understanding the Language

  • How to get started in government business: Is it right for you?

  • Acquisition Methods & Types of Contracts

  • Federal Government Contract Debriefing: A valuable opportunity!

  • CPARS (Contractor Performance Assessment Reporting System)

  • FAPIIS (Federal Awardee Performance and Integrity Information System)

  • Government Systems, Unique Entity identifier (UEI), CAGE Code, FSD, SAM Administrative Notarized Letter, Verify your Identity

  • Help center

  • North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS), SBA Size Standards & Affiliations

  • SCAMS: Schemes targeting small businesses

  • IAE Systems Today

  • Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS): A Marketing Tool

  • Contract Opportunities: A look at Federal Procurement (

What:     Government Contracting Basics - System for Award Management (SAM)                   & SBA Dynamic Small Business Search Webinar

When:   Tuesday, December 13, 2022

Time:    10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Mountain Standard Time

Where:  Online via Microsoft Teams

Cost:      FREE