Workshops

All workshops are held at the Metro South Chamber of Commerce, 60 School Street, Brockton, across from City Hall unless otherwise stated. All workshops are free to attend, unless otherwise noted. For more information, or to register (unless otherwise noted), please visit The Calendar & Registration Page.

 UPCOMING WORKSHOPS:

 

Supplier Diversity Office (SDO) Pre-Certification

Monday, December 10
10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Crescent Credit Union, 115 Commercial Street, Brockton.
Register here. For more information contact Operational Service Division. (617) 720-3300, OSDtraining@mass.gov
This FREE workshop is designed for businesses that are interested in learning how to apply for SDO certification. Attendance at a Pre-Certification Workshop is required before a business may apply for certification as a Minority, Woman, and/or Veteran Business Enterprise. This workshop will provide information on how to begin the certification process. Certification may help your business to:
– Become more marketable for government entities
– Learn about new government bidding opportunities
– Create Business to Business (B2B) partnerships

 

Connecting Your Business to the Commonwealth

Monday, December 17
10:00 am – 12:00 noon
Crescent Credit Union, 115 Commercial Street, Brockton.
Register here. For more information contact Operational Service Division. (617) 720-3300, OSDtraining@mass.gov
This FREE workshop is designed for businesses that are interested in learning how to do business with the State. The workshop will provide participants with information about:
– The bidding process and where to find bidding opportunities
– The basics of COMMBUYs, the Commonwealth’s online Market Center
– How to market to public entities (including state and local agencies)
– The Small Business Purchasing Program and SDO Certification

 

If you are a member that would like to host a workshop, contact Amanda, (508) 586-0500 x 231.