Free Small Business and Certification Workshop

The California High-Speed Rail Authority and its resource partners are hosting Small Business and Disadvantage Business

Enterprise (DBE) certification workshops at no cost to small businesses. The workshops will provide hands-on technical
assistance for on-the-spot online certification from the California Department of General Services. Information on State of
California procurement opportunities will also be shared.

Wednesday, October 28, 2015
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
East Bay Municipal Utility District
Board Room, 2nd Floor
375 Eleventh Street

Must Bring the Following Materials to Workshop:
 Applicant/Affiliate Federal Tax Returns for the past three (3) years
 Federal Employer Identification Number (FEIN) (if applicable)
 Secretary of State Number (if applicable)
 Home address of Officers, Member/Manager and Partners
 Social Security Number (if sole proprietor)
 Dunn & Bradstreet Number (if applicable)
 Contractors State License Board Number (if applicable)


***Please bring laptop to complete online certification at the event

Space is limited! Please RSVP
RSVP to Northern California Information Officer, Ricci Graham at
Please include event date, your full name, business name, address, and contact number

Resource Partners:
U.S. Small Business Administration, California Department of Transportation, California Department of
Veterans Affairs, U.S. Small Business Administration, California Department of General Services and the Alameda County Small
Business Development Center

Workshop details (pdf)

375 Eleventh Street, Oakland, CA, 94607