Services

How Montana PTAC Can Help You

Consulting * Training * Support

Our knowledgeable PTAC advisors offer consulting and training as well as tools, information and resources for businesses interested in government contracting. Designed to provide you with the most personal and timely advice possible, our services are offered in various ways:

  • telephone consultations
  • personal appointments
  • workshops and seminars
  • special government contracting events

Whether you are located in a remote, rural area of Montana or on a city’s main street, you can take advantage of PTAC services. Our consulting, training and support services are available to all Montana businesses that are interested in – and suited to – working with federal, state and local agencies or prime contractors.

PTAC services are completely confidential. We can help you…

  • examine whether government contracting is suitable for you;
  • explore and pinpoint target markets;
  • identify agencies’ buying trends;
  • review bids and proposals;
  • find networking events;
  • understand purchasing methods and contracting basics;
  • learn how to locate bid opportunities;
  • navigate the requirements for doing business with the General Services Administrator (GSA);
  • get registered with Dun & Bradstreet, SAM (System for Award Management), the Invoice Processing Platform (IPP) and other government Web sites;
  • apply for small business programs and certifications including: HUBZone; 8(a); Service-Disabled-Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB); Woman-Owned-Small Business (WOSB), and others.