All About SDVOSB Programs - Eligibility and Certification Workshop - April 5th (San Diego, CA)

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SBA San Diego District Office

Tuesday, April 5th and
Wednesdays: April 20th and May 4th and 18th

Levi Kinnard, Economic Development Specialist, SBA San Diego, will be conducting four workshops on topics relating to federal contracting and SBA certifications. Please save-the-dates for the workshops you are interested in attending.

All four workshops are FREE and will be held at the Downtown
San Diego Public Library
Mary Hollis Clark Conference Center
330 Park Blvd
San Diego, CA 92101
(2-hour free parking in library lot below the building. Entrance on 11th Ave.)

Upcoming contracting and certifications workshops include:

Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 9:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.
All About SDVOSB Programs - Eligibility and Certification

The Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business Certification workshop will discuss the following:

  • Difference between the SDVOSB and Vet First Programs
  • Program eligibility
  • Certification process for each program


Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 9:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
How to Register in System for Awards Manangement (SAM)

This workshop will also review:

  • Getting your Dun & Bradstreet DUNS#
  • Determining your North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) code(s)
  • Using the Federal Business Opportunities (FBO) website
  • Updating your Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS) profile lick to edit this placeholder text.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 9:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.
How to Qualify for HubZone Certification

The Historically Underutilized Business Zones (HUBZone) program helps small businesses in urban and rural communities gain preferential access to federal procurement opportunities. 


Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 9:30 a.m. -11:30 a.m.
How to Qualify for Women-Owned Small Business Certification(s)

The WOSB Program is a program that authorizes contracting officers to specifically limiting, or setting aside, certain requirements for competition solely amongst women-owned small businesses (WOSBs) or economically disadvantaged women-owned small businesses (EDWOSBs). 


SBA’s participation in this activity is not an endorsement of the views, opinions, products or services of any participants, person or entity. All SBA programs and services are extended to the public on a nondiscriminatory basis. Reasonable arrangements for persons with disabilities will be made if requested at least two weeks in advance. Contact: Levi Kinnard SBA—619-727-4878, timothy.kinnard@sba.gov