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Construction Bid Prep Workshop (Baton Rouge)

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East Baton Rouge Parish Central Library

7711 Goodwood Boulevard

Baton Rouge, LA 70806

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Understanding your numbers & margins is critical to ensuring profitability & increasing capacity in your organization. Accuracy in formulating the bid proposal is crucial to getting the job, & even more important to your bottom line.

This course will highlight how to create a scope sheet that itemizes inclusions/exclusions of the job, which will ensure your bid proposal will net a profit for your business. Attendees will be assisted in understanding how to effectively utilize the following project components in the bidding process:

  • Profit Margins
  • Labor Burden
  • Overhead
  • Taxes on Materials

In order to attend, all participants must be a Certified Small and Emerging Business via Louisiana Economic Development’s Small and Emerging Business Development Program. Please note that most operational start-ups meet the eligibility requirements which include:

  • Small and Emerging Business Person - For the purposes of the program, a person who meets all criteria in this section is defined as a Small and Emerging Business Person.
  1. Citizenship - The person is a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
  2. Louisiana Residency - The person has been a Louisiana resident for at least one year.
  3. Net Worth - At least 51 percent of the business is owned and controlled by persons who individually have a net worth of less than $400,000, excluding personal residence, business assets and retirement accounts.
  4. Full-Time Employment - Managing owners who claim Small and Emerbing Business Person status must be full-time employees of the applicant firm (20 or more hours per week).
  • Small and Emerging Business: For the purposes of the program, a business that meets all criteria in this section is defined as a Small and Emerging Business.
  1. Ownership and Control - At least 51 percent of the company is owned and controlled by one or more Small and Emerging Business Persons.
  2. Principal Place of Business - The firm's principal place of business is Louisiana.
  3. Lawful Function - The company has been organized for profit to perform a lawful, commercially useful function.
  4. Business Net Worth - The business' net worth does not exceed $1.5 million.
  5. Job Creation - An applicant firm anticipates creating new full-time jobs

For the purposes of the program, a person who meets all criteria in this section is defined as a Small and Emerging Business Person.

  • Citizenship – The person is a U.S. citizen or legal resident.
  • Louisiana Residency – The person has been a Louisiana resident for at least one year.
  • Net Worth – At least 51 percent of the business is owned and controlled by persons who individually have a net worth of less than $400,000, excluding personal residence, business assets and retirement accounts.
  • Full-Time Employment – Managing owners who claim Small and Emerging Business Person status must be full-time employees of the applicant firm (20 or more hours per week).

Small and Emerging Business: For the purposes of the program, a business that meets all criteria in this section is defined as a Small and Emerging Business.

  • Ownership and Control – At least 51 percent of the company is owned and controlled by one or more Small and Emerging Business Persons.
  • Principal Place of Business – The firm's principal place of business is Louisiana.
  • Lawful Function – The company has been organized for profit to perform a lawful, commercially useful function.
  • Business Net Worth – The business' net worth does not exceed $1.5 million.
  • Job Creation – An applicant firm anticipates creating new full-time jobs.

To become a Certified SEBD, click here. Once you are SEBD Certified, please click here to register for the workshop. If you should have any questions, please email us at wbrc@urbanleaguela.org.

Only reserved seats are guaranteed, so secure your spot today by completing your Eventbrite registration.

*Registration is non-refundable.

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