Oregon's Procurement Technical Assistance Center

Additional Training

Business Xcelerator Workshop

When: October 19-21 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM 

Where: Lane Community College Main Campus: 4000 East 30th Ave, Eugene, OR 97405 (Building 19, 2nd Floor Auditorium)

CADE is a community of local organizations and agencies promoting entrepreneurship and economic development. At the workshop entrepreneurs will receive valuable information on best practices in business, such as: 

  • Financial portfolio management 
  • Micro loan resources
  • Guidance toward registering a business with Business Oregon for (COBID) certifications 

These opportunities help broaden access for small businesses to compete for government contracts despite financial or economic status.

For more information and to register here.  


SCORE Workshops

Portland SCORE offers over 100 business workshops designed to help you start and grow your own business. These workshops are taught throughout the Portland Metro area by experienced experts, and they are priced modestly. Complete details on each course are available here.

Click here for more information.


SBA Government Contracting Classroom

SBA has created a series of free online contracting courses designed to help prospective and existing small businesses understand the basics about contracting with governmental agencies. So whether you’re just getting started or looking for ways to compete more successfully in the government contracting marketplace, check out the courses below.

Please click here for additional information on SBA's classes.