Upcoming Business Training


Florida Procurement Technical Assistance Center presents “Government Contracting 101”
Florida PTAC at UWF offers a workshop entitled “Government Contracting 101” on June 20th from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. Government Contracting 101 will provide you with the basics of what you need to know to prepare for entering the federal government market by
• learning the procurement process and how to register
• discovering how to market your business to the federal government
• understanding the requirements for certification of small, disadvantaged, women, veteran, and service-disabled veteran-owned businesses

We will also briefly go over the State of Florida and local government contracting. No fee. Location: Florida State University Panama City, Holley Building, 4750 Collegiate Dr, Dean’s Conference Room 2nd floor, Panama City, FL 32405. Pre-registration required. To register, visit our website at www.sbdc.uwf.edu – under “Training & Events.”

Speaker: Leslie Nguyen, Procurement Specialist, Florida PTAC at UWF

Florida SBDC at UWF Presents “Learn the Basics of Google Ads” – Online Webinar
Learn how to reach more customers and grow your business with Google Ads. Join us on June 7th from 9:00 – 10:00 a.m. for this free, online webinar. We will talk about:
• How to create an account and set up an ad campaign
• How to write great ads, refine keywords, and include ad extensions
• How to measure success

To register, visit our website at www.sbdc.uwf.edu and click on “Training & Events.” Presented by Matt Weber, President and CEO of ROAR! Internet Marketing and Speaker, Grow With Google at Google.

Florida SBDC at UWF Presents “Starting a Business” – Fort Walton Beach
You have an idea for a business. Now what? In this session, we will discuss the nuts and bolts of launching your new venture, including how to determine feasibility and legal structures, licensing and permitting, funding options for your business and basic marketing strategies to help you get started! Join us on June 21st from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m. when we will take an in-depth view of your business concept and discuss the steps to a successful start. Fee: $50. To register, visit our website at www.sbdc.uwf.edu and click on “Training & Events.” Location: UWF Emerald Coast Campus, 1170 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Bldg. 8, Room 836, Fort Walton Beach, 32547. Presented by Ayesha Haider, Associate Director, Florida SBDC at UWF.