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The El Paso County Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

The Contract Opportunities Center, which serves as a Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC), is funded in part through a cooperative agreement from the Department of Defense (DOD) through a program that is administered by the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA). The content of any written materials or verbal communications of the PTAC does not necessarily reflect the official views of or imply endorsement by DOD or DLA.

The Contract Opportunities Center will be providing Government Contracting Basics and System for Award Management (SAM) Registration Process Training.

Topics will include:

The Procurement Technical Assistance Center

  • Introduction to COC and services provided

Government Contracting

  • How to get started in government business / Schemes targeting small businesses

  • Understanding the Language: Numbers & Codes

  • SAM Administrative Notarized Letter (updates)

  • DUNS, Tax ID Number, CAGE Code

  • Acquisition methods & CPARS (Contractor Performance Assessment Reporting System)

  • North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS)

  • Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR)

  • What's New: beta.SAM.gov System

  • Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS)

  • System for Award Management (SAM) & New Login Process

This training session has reached capacity.

WHEN:             Feb 4, 2020

                          9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  (Registration will start at 8:30 a.m.)

WHERE:           El Paso Community College
                         9050 Viscount Blvd., Bldg. B, Rm 445                                                                             El Paso, TX  79925


COST:               $15