5-Part Government Contracting Certification Series Begins Again

The Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) will host Federal Opportunities 1.0 on Wednesday, June 26 from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at the Fenton City Hall in Fenton.

Federal Opportunities 1.0 begins a new cycle of PTAC’s five-part certification series that is designed to provide businesses with the knowledge necessary to participate in government contracting.

Dustin Frigy, Director of the Chamber’s PTAC says the certification series is being offered for the second time this year to help businesses take advantage of the growth opportunities available through government contracting.  He says the series provides all of the information needed to pursue local, state and federal government contracts, along with navigating the bid process and developing proposals.

Attendees also will learn about the services and support the Chamber PTAC has available to help with the contracting process. The series will benefit management and employees who currently support or have an interest in facilitating government contracting within their companies.

Upcoming certification seminars include:

  • July 24                   Navigating Bid Opportunities 2.0
  • August 7                State Contract Opportunities 3.0
  • August 21              Elements of a State Proposal 4.0
  • September 11       Flint & Genesee Contract Opportunities 5.0

There is no cost to participate in the series, but registration is required. The Fenton City Hall is located at 301 S. Leroy St. in Fenton.

To register for the Federal Opportunities 1.0 seminar and/or the series or for more information contact Chelsea Schutz at (810) 600-1437 or email ptac@flintandgenesee.org.