FREE Training for County Vendors

Dear Los Angeles County Vendor:

You are invited to attend FREE workshops presented by Los Angeles County
Internal Services Department:

Thursday, July 22, 2010
Carson Community Center

3 Civic Plaza Drive
Carson, CA 90745

9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Beyond the Bid – Connecting Small Business with County Purchasing & Contracting Opportunities
Special presentation on “Plain Language” and County contracts

1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Marketing to Public Agencies

Seating is limited. Please pre-register online at Click
on ‘Events & Training’ Courses link. Complete a registration for each
person that would like to attend.

Workshops coordinated by: Office of Small Business & Procurement
Technical Assistance Center (PTAC).

Office: (323) 881-3964

2010 Small Business Empowerment Expo Saturday

Small Business Empowerment

“Small Businesses Surviving & Thriving in 2010” panel discussion, break-out training sessions and a free lunch.

Southern California Residential Retrofit Summit On May 17th

retrofit summit

MONDAY, MAY 17, 2010 (8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.)

Energy Resource Center
Southern California Gas Company
9240 Firestone Boulevard
Downey, CA 90241-5321


-Upcoming Federal, Utility, and Local Energy Efficiency Financing Programs
-Professional Training for Contractors
-Contractor and Small Business Resources
-Workforce Panel
-Home Performance Contractor Panel
-Regional Leadership Team Brainstorm

To register for this seminar visit here or call 1-800-427-6584 and select option #1.

More information (PDF)

Wage Subsidy Program For Business Owners

Employment Stimulus


Learn how to take advantage of the rewards offered by the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA), including Wage Subsidization through the Los Angeles County Transitional Subsidized Employment (TSE) Program.

Join the South Bay Workforce Investment Board for a Recovery and Reinvestment Seminar to learn how you can add or retain employees for your business with up to 100% of wages covered!

Wednesday, February 3, 2010 (9:00 a.m.)
Registration opens at 8:30 a.m.

First Church of God
9550 Crenshaw Blvd.
Inglewood, CA 90305

Visit for additional information regarding the necessary paperwork to expedite the process.