Norcal PTACNorthern California Procurement Technical Assistance Center

ACPWA 2021 Virtual Contractors Academy Session 1

ACPWA 2021 Virtual Contractors Academy Session 1

Thursday, October 14, 2021 10:00am to 12:00pm

Oakland Unified School District Facilities Planning Department in partnership with Alameda County Public Works (ACPWA) is offering its Annual Construction Contractors' Academy FREE to all attendees!

This year's Academy will be held virtually to ensure the safety and security of our presenters and attendees. This 3-part series will take place from 10/14-10/28 and will break down all components of how to successfully bid a Public Works contract.

Session 1 - Thursday October 14, 2021 10am-12pm
Basics of Bidding and Public Contracting
This session will provide an overview of how cities, counties and other public agencies go about bidding for construction, Key points covered include:

  • Basic requirements for all contractors
  • How to find projects to bid
  • Importance of Scope Letters

Presented by Ed Duarte

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