Deadline now Dec. 10
LEXINGTON, Ky. (Nov. 28, 2016) — The deadline to register for the Lexington Minority and Women Contractor Training Program has been extended to Dec. 16. The program through the city of Lexington and the Kentucky Bluegrass Small Business Development Center (KSBDC), helps minorities and women effectively compete in the construction industry.
The program is a 10-week training that covers topics such as business planning, contract law, insurance and performance bonds, estimating and bidding and cost management. Training begins Jan. 10, 2017.
To qualify for the program, applicants must be a minority or woman-owned business with a 51 percent ownership in the construction or construction-related industry.