The Contract Opportunities Center will be presenting Government Contracting Basics- System for Award Management & SBA Dynamic Small Business Search Webinar

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?

  • IRS Business Structure: Classification (Defined) vs. IRS filing

  • 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)

  • SAM: Navigating through website; Workspace, Entity Search


  • D-U-N-S, Tax ID Number, CAGE Code

  • SAM Administrative Notarized Letter: How to locate template/create FSD Incident

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

  • SCAMS: Schemes targeting small businesses

  •  Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS) / SBA Profile

  • Contract Opportunities

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


When:   Thursday, September 23, 2021

Time:     10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. - Mountain Time


Cost:      FREE