Procurement Readiness Training
Are you Procurement Ready? Take a look at the FAA Procurement Readiness Training to learn about becoming eligible as a small business, building your “resume”, and succeeding in the FAA marketplace.
Procurement & Business Training
U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs
Navigate to the below website at the VA Training Resource Library to access and view procurement training in a number of areas, including topics such as procurement readiness, building successful business models, how to access contracting opportunities, and building an effective capabilities statement.
The VA training website also includes accessible links to training for other Federal Agencies, including training for topics such as procurement assistance, “Doing Business” as a small business, and contracting opportunities.
The Office of Small & Disadvantaged Business Utilization (OSDBU) at the VA provides a diverse set of resource guides that will help you to prepare corporate materials, launch your business, and successfully compete as a small business. Included as resource guides are topics such as “Doing Business”, procurement readiness and acquisition and procurement guidance.
U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA)
The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) offers a variety of online courses to help you start and run your business. At the SBA’s online Learning Center, where you will find online resources for important phases of doing business, including Planning Your Business, Launching Your Business, Managing Your Business and Growing Your Business.
U.S. GENERAL SERVICES Administration (GSA)
The U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) offers a variety of training aimed at assisting the small business community with becoming successful when collaborating in business with the GSA. The GSA website includes training, fact sheets and external links aimed at assisting small businesses become successful with the GSA. Types of training includes Introductory, Intermediate and Advanced Business training and information about GSA hosted events.
U.S. Department of Commerce
Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA)
The Minority Business Development Agency (MBDA) has created an ongoing series of web-based seminars that allow for business owners to explore opportunities, access current information on business trends, and connect with industry experts. This website presents webinars for various topics including marketing, business operational insights, global markets, and intellectual property, just to name a few.