Disadvantaged Business Enterprise Program

Supportive Services Program

Training and Technical Assistance

The DBE Supportive Services staff collaborates with local community partners to provide a variety of training and technical assistance to DBE and SBC firms.

These are some of the training programs available:

  • Regional DBE conferences
  • Business development workshops
  • Project-specific networking events to match DBEs/SBCs with prime consultants and contractors
  • DBE expos
  • Financial/Insurance/Bonding Services Handbook  EnglishSpanish
  • Friday Fundamentals Webinars (download as WMV files)

These are some other programs that are available:

  • DBE Academy Online
  • Mentor/protégé program
  • Business development program
  • Outreach newsletters
  • Bid matching
  • Free plans and specification review

The DBE Support Services staff also provides referrals for business assistance and help with how to win contracts. One-on-one business counseling is also available on a limited basis. Contact the Supportive Services staff at 602.712.7761 or 602.712.4897, or email DBESupportiveServices@azdot.gov if you have any questions or need assistance.