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Fast Track MBE & DBE Certification IN-PERSON Training
Bates Technical College Downtown Campus
1101 South Yakima Avenue (East Annex) (Room C307A)
Tacoma, WA 98405
The Economic Development Board for Tacoma-Pierce County (EDB), in partnership with the Washington MBDA Business Center and the Office of Minority and Women’s Business Enterprise (OMWBE), is hosting a “Fast Track Certification” Training to help businesses recover and rebound from the effects of the pandemic.
This is a great opportunity for local businesses to increase their competitive advantage and vie for new contracting opportunities for certified businesses with federal, state, and local governments.
Businesses will receive:
In-person training and overview about the certification process
Tips on how to successfully complete an application
Access to a computer lab during the training session
1-on-1 support and ongoing follow-up from staff
Note: Please know or have access to your UBI# and Federal EIN/SSN.
Please bring a physical card or digital image for Proof of Vaccination or a negative test result (from the past 72hours). Seating is Limited to Event Registrants ONLY and complies with current Covid-19 social distancing guidelines.
Covid-19 Safety Updates:
Facial coverings will be required by all staff & attendees, regardless of vaccination status. Masks will be made available at the door.
Temperature checks will be conducted at entry.
Contact tracing procedures will be employed for any reported exposure.
Enhanced sanitization protocols will be adhered to throughout the event space including regularly disinfecting surfaces throughout the event and hand sanitizer provided to all attendees.