The Contract Opportunities Center will be providing Government Contracting Basics- System for Award Management Webinar   

Topics will include:

The Procurement Technical Assistance Center

  • Introduction to COC PTAC and services provided


Government Contracting

•    How to get started in government business: Is it right for you?
•    Understanding the Language
•    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: (website), D-U-N-S, Tax ID Number, CAGE Code, SAM Administrative Notarized Letter 
•    SAM Managed Identifier (SAMMI)
•    North American Industrial Classification System (NAICS), SBA Size Standards & Affiliations
•    SCAMS: Schemes targeting small businesses
•  System updates
•    Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS); WOSB/EDWOSB  
•    Contract Opportunities: beta.SAM                                                                           


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


When:   Tuesday, September 29, 2020

Time:     10:00 a.m. – 12:30 Noon - Mountain Time


Cost:      FREE 

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