Norcal PTACNorthern California Procurement Technical Assistance Center

2022 Caltrans Virtual Contractor's Bootcamp: Day 2

2022 Caltrans Virtual Contractor's Bootcamp: Day 2

Wednesday, January 12, 2022 10:00am to 3:00pm

Caltrans Districts 1, 2, and 3 invite you to attend the Caltrans NR Virtual Contractor's Boot Camp. This outreach will consist of a series of daily trainings and presentations allowing Department staff and contractor representatives to share information on the requirements to work on Caltrans projects, finding contracting opportunities, Labor Compliance and DBE Compliance, and how to prepare a successful bid.  

Day 2  1/12/2022 - Morning Session  
10:00AM – 11:00AM - Find Caltrans Contracting & Bid Opportunities Presentation

In this session, we will again be joined by NorCal PTAC Staff to learn how to navigate through working with Caltrans information websites to find contracting opportunities, vendor registration and the bidding process, find contracts on Cal eProcure, view past purchases and curent bids, and other resources for DBE's and Small Businesses.  

11:00AM – 12:00PM - Caltrans Labor Compliance Presentation

In this session, Caltrans staff will discuss prevailing wage requirements for construction contracts, labor compliance laws and regulations, codes and statutes, wage determination & classifications and payroll requirements.

Day 2 1/12/2022 - Afternoon Session
1:00PM – 3:00PM - Caltrans DBE Compliance Before and During Construction Presentation 

In this session, Caltrans staff will present tips on finding a certified Disadvantage Business Enterprise (DBE) firm, networking, outreach, common pit falls, and tips.  Contractors will gain an understanding of DBE Committment, dealing with DBE subcontractors, communication and proper documentation. 

Immediately following the presentations there will be a Q&A panel where participants can ask questions about PTAC supportive services, understanding contract requirements, plans, specifications and estimate (PS&E) final acceptance.

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This procurement technical assistance center is funded in part through a cooperative agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency.

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

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