Wake Tech Contractors Academy
The Wake Tech Contractors Academy is an 8-week training program for small, minority, and women-owned businesses in Wake County interested in pursuing contracting opportunities with state and local government.
The Academy is a collaboration between the Wakes Tech’s HUB Program, Center for Entrepreneurship Initiatives, and Small Business Center, along with the WCPSS HUB Program and a number of community and corporate partners.
What do the classes cover?
In an 8-week intensive program, Wake County’s small minority and women-owned businesses will learn how to further develop their business to increase capacity and compete at a higher level in the public sector. Specific topics include Understanding Market Research, The Value of Networking; Submitting the Perfect RFP/RFQ/RFB; The Nuts and Bolts of Construction Management; Business Finances 101; Establishing Relationships to Grow Your Business.
Who: If you have been in business for a minimum of 3 years, have filed tax returns under your business and have an interest in pursuing public sector contracts, this course is for you!
When: Wednesdays February 5, 2020 - March 25, 2020 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Cost: $100 (up to 2 representatives per business)
Where: Wake Tech Beltline Education Center
3200 Bush Street
Raleigh, NC 27609
- Submit application
- Agree to attend all sessions
- Complete Registration and One (1) Counseling Session with the Small Business Center
- Pay Registration Fee