Training & Events

When you're just getting started, the best advice is to take advantage of every learning opportunity offered in the transportation industry. Connect2DOT offers a wide variety of business training and outreach events that can help take you to the next level. 

Through the SBDC's and our industry partners, we cover all of the business basics such as planning, marketing, financials, and financing as well as topics tailored to contractors and design/engineer professionals. We also offer several opportunities throughout the year to attend networking events and outreach sessions including CDOT project mandatory pre-bid conferences with large prime contractors.

Don't miss out on these powerful learning opportunities. Check out our current Event Calendar of upcoming events and register today!   

Connect2DOT Core Curriculum

  • Introduction to Contracting with CDOT
  • Next Level Contracting with CDOT
  • CDOT Construction Contractor Compliance
  • DBE Certification
  • ESB Program Orientation

Connect2DOT Customized Training 

  • Bidding and Estimating
  • Proposal Writing
  • Marketing to Prime Contractors
  • Construction Project Management
  • Risk Management for Contractors

Industry Partner Training

  • Bonding
  • Short-term Lending
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Immigration/I-9 Employment Verification
  • Making Safety a Selling Point