What’s New?

SCOOP Training

The Water Authority is pleased to announce that FREE online training modules and videos on "Doing Business with the San Diego County Water Authority" are available. Please click the link below to access this latest training opportunity.

If you’re interested in taking the next step toward securing work on a Water Authority contracting opportunity, then you will want to attend SCOOP training. Online and classroom formats are available. For information or to register for currently scheduled courses, click here or call 1-888-20-SCOOP.

Sheltered Market Program

The Sheltered Market Program designates competition for certain contracts to small,  registered, certified businesses only.

The Sheltered Market Program applies to procurements that are greater than $10,000 and up to $150,000, and for which there is a competitive pool of three or more small businesses in The Network, the Water Authority’s online vendor registration and solicitation notification system.

For more information on the Water Authority's Sheltered Market Program and details on how to participate, click here.

Paths to Partnerships Regional Forum

This unique collaboration conference is presented in alliance with the Small Business Development Center, Regional Construction Procurement Committee, the Public Agency Consortium, and the State of California Department of General Services.

Attendees have the opportunity to learn directly from top decision-makers about industry hot topics and public agency collaborations, participate in open dialogue and interactive question-and-answer sessions, and visit contractor, consultant, vendor, and public agency exhibits

Visit the event web page at www.pathsreg.org for more information.

Helpful Links:

• PAC: www.sandiego.gov/eoc/boc/pac/index.shtml
• CA State DGS: www.dgs.ca.gov/default.htm
• CA DVBE: www.pd.dgs.ca.gov/dvbe/default.htm