US DOT Bonding Education Program and Contractor Readiness Series KICK OFF

Presented by SBTRC

U.S. DOT Bonding Education Program and Contractor-Readiness Series — Now Offered at Wake Technical Community College

FREE SMALL BUSINESS CLASSES for contractors performing in construction and transportation projects

 

HOSTED BY:

  • Lane Construction
  • US Department of Transportation- Small Business Transportation Resource Center (SBTRC)
  • NC Department of Transportation
  • NC Office of Historically Underutilized Businesses
  • Catalyst Surety Partners
  • Construction Bonds Inc
  • Carolina Small Business Development Fund

PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS:

  • DBE and Other Small Business Certification Programs
  • Bonding
  • Estimating and Bidding
  • Financing Opportunities
  • OSHA & Job Site Safety
  • Construction Accounting
  • DBE Contract Compliance

JOIN US TO LEARN MORE ABOUT THIS PROGRAM

 

EVENT DETAILS

Date: Thursday, April 11, 2019

Time: 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Location:  Wake Technical Community College, RTP Campus location
10908 Chapel Hill Rd.|
Morrisville, NC 27560
** Classroom 237 **

This program is tailored to meet the specific needs of contractors in transportation.  Don’t miss this opportunity to grow your business!!

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Trucking A to Z

Presented by SBTRC and The Women’s Business Center of Charlotte

TRUCKING FROM A TO Z

A comprehensive 3-day course to provide an understanding of how to start, build and maintain a successful trucking business.

Topics covered:

  • Appropriate business structures for a trucking business
  • Trucking classifications – 1 truck vs. a fleet
  • Understanding DOT Regulations
  • Planning for the project – timing, materials, labor, equipment
  • Project and team management
  • Bidding and estimating techniques for hauling contracts (hauling by the load vs. weight; freight services, etc.)
  • Cost analysis per truck and job
  • Building capacity through teaming and joint venturing

Eligibility requirements to participate in class:

  • In business at least 1 year
  • Own at least 1 truck
  • Minimum 2 contracts in the transportation industry
  • Interested in pursuing DOT contracts

Click here to register.