Norcal PTACNorthern California Procurement Technical Assistance Center

PTAC Celebrates Women's Small Business Month

October is National Women's Small Business Month

Join us in celebrating the success of women entrepreneurs by attending one, or all, of our three part webinar series!

For the month of October, Norcal PTAC, in partnership with Women's Business Centers, has put together a series of trainings meant to help bolster the success of women owned businesses in the government marketplace. Each webinar will be presented by one of our women Procurement Specialists and will focus on the challenges and resources most pertinent to women entrepreneurs.


Certifications Overview for Women Owned Businesses

As a women-owned business you may qualify for certifications that give you a leg up in the government marketplace! Get an intro level overview of these certifications.

Thursday, October 14 | 10am - 11am


How to Get Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Certified

For women or minority owned small businesses in transportation, construction, or A&E, the DBE certification may help you win more contracts.

Thursday, October 21 | 10am - 11am


How to Get Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB/EDWOSB) Certified

Getting WOSB certified will make you eligible to compete for federal contract set-asides and help level the playing field when bidding.

Thursday, October 28 | 10am - 11am

Get free guidance from our specialists

To receive one-on-one counseling, complete our online application and a member of Norcal PTAC will follow-up with you and help you achieve your procurement goals.
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This procurement technical assistance center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Department of Defense.

Funded in part through a Grant with the Governor’s Office of Business and Economic Development.

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