Webinar - How to Qualify for Federal Contracts Using Acquisition.Gov and SAM.Gov
When competing for federal contracts you need to be familiar with the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FARs) applicable to the procurement and be a registered supplier in the System for Award Management (SAM) database.
In this Live Online Workshop you will learn:
How to navigate Acquisition.Gov to locate and understand the FARs covering the purchase of goods and services
How to register in SAM.Gov to become a qualified supplier.
Acquisition.Gov instruction will cover:
The relevance of the Acquisition.Gov database
How this government website is updated and managed
Navigating and using this database
Insights offered by this database
The SAM.Gov portion of the workshop will discuss:
The purpose and evolution of the System for Award Management (SAM) database
The contents and organization of SAM
The steps to register your business in SAM
Gaining an understanding of these databases will help you determine how well positioned your business is to compete successfully for government contracts. To receive an award you need more than just having the requested goods and services. You also need to be in compliance with the terms & conditions and regulations of the procurement.
DURATION: 2 Hours
About Our Instructor
Nancy Cleveland is a Procurement Counselor with the Georgia Tech Procurement Assistance Center (GTPAC) – Augusta Center, and certified CVE Verification Counselor.
She has more than 30 years’ experience in small business management and consulting with and for federal, state and local governments. Her experiences include project management; training and assisting small business owners navigate the government procurement and contracting processes.
Ms. Cleveland has an EMBA from the University of New Haven, Connecticut and Bachelors in Business Administration from Clark College (CAU), Atlanta.