One-On-One Business Counseling
CT PTAPís experienced staff provides individualized, professional guidance to assist you in marketing your goods and/or services to federal, state and local agencies. We assess your potential as a government contractor and provide counseling to maximize your chances for success.
Our free customized bid-match service identifies government bid opportunities that match your product or service and delivers these bids to you daily via email.
Bid and Proposal Preparation
CT PTAP assists in the preparation and proper submission of applications, certifications, registrations, etc. necessary to do business with government agencies. There is no charge to register in government websites including the new System for Award Management (SAM) which includes Central Contractor Registration (CCR), Dynamic Small Business Search (DSBS) and Online Representations and Certifications (ORCA). Please check with us before paying a fee to any company regarding government contracting.
CT PTAP provides guidance in the preparation of bids and proposals, including help with GSA Schedules, pricing histories and technical information about part numbers, etc.
Electronic Business (eBusiness) Information
After contract award, CT PTAP provides assistance in contract administration areas such as quality system requirements, transportation and packaging, understanding specification and standards, invoicing, property, deliverables, etc.
Government is becoming more and more paperless. Bids, offers, contracts, purchase orders, invoices, payments, and other contractual documents are exchanged between businesses and government agencies via the Internet now rather than paper. CT PTAP provides the necessary information and training about eBusiness tools and technologies required to work with the government.
Laws and Regulations
CT PTAP assists clients in identifying subcontracting opportunities from prime contractors that have subcontracting plan obligations.
CT PTAP educates clients about federal, state, and local government laws, policies, and procedures that govern procurement, such as the Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR).
CT PTAP provides any other training that may directly assist clients in obtaining or performing on government contracts or subcontracts.