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UH Bauer Procurement Technical Assistance Center

Getting Prepared to Do Business with Federal Government

On Demand
Until Jul 31
Topic: Government Contracting

If you want a copy of the presentation used in this webinar, see below for a link you can select that will allow you to view and download the presentation.

This is an on-demand webinar to teach you the initial steps you need to take to become eligible to sell to the federal government.

After completing the registration for this webinar, you will receive an email containing a link for you to access the presentation slides. The slides contain active links that will take you the websites addressed in this webinar.

In this webinar you will learn:

  1. How to select your North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) codes.

This includes a review of the U.S. Census Bureau website with a demonstration on how to select your codes.

  1. How to select your Product and Service Codes (PSC).

This includes a review of the PSC website with a demonstration on how to select your codes using the PSC Manual.

  1. How to apply for a Dun and Bradstreet DUNS number.

  2. The requirements for creating an account and registering with the System for Award Management (SAM).

An actual registration is not shown. Information is provided to help you understand how to create your user account, the steps required for registration, and the information you need to complete a registration. We will also introduce to the website to show you how to create your user account and review the SAM Non-Federal User Guide that provides you information on how to complete your SAM registration.

  1. The purpose and use of the Small Business Administration Dynamic Small Business Search (SBA DSBS) system and the information required for registration.

  2. About federal government certification programs ((8a), HUBZone, WOSB, EDWOSB, and VA VETS First Verification Program).

We do not review the SBA websites or review how to complete a certification application package. The training introduces you to the federal government certification programs and the eligibility and application process.

  1. How to access other free workshops the UH PTAC offers in a variety of government procurement subjects.

Speaker(s): Tim Scarborough

Fee: No Cost

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