This is a FREE program being presented by UCEDC, a nonprofit economic development corporation that is dedicated to helping New Jersey’s small business community. Many government agencies require that some percentage of the procurements be set aside for small businesses. Certifying your business can definitely help you successfully compete for government contracts. Small business certifications document a special capability or status that will help you compete in the marketplace. Come and learn what certifications are available, if your business qualifies, how to obtain the certifications, the importance of vender registration and how to qualify as a small business.