Acadiana Business

SBA offers course on woman-owned small biz certification, Obamacare

by Leslie Turk

Free course, "Making the Most of Your Woman-Owned Small Business Ownership in the Federal Government Marketplace," set for Aug. 14 from 10 a.m. to noon at LEDA.

The U.S. Small Business Administration will be teaching a free workshop in Lafayette designed for small business owners interested in learning more about SBA's certification program for Woman-Owned Small Businesses.

The course will be held on Aug. 14 from 10 am to noon at Lafayette Economic Development Authority, 211 E. Devalcourt St.

For more information or to register, call (337) 456-1837 or click here.

The course will cover the certification process, eligible NAICS codes, federal government contract set-asides, the final WOSBs ruling, identifying contract opportunities and completing required registrations.

An information session on the impact of the Affordable Care Act on small businesses will also be presented during the workshop.