LA Procurement Technical Assistance Center (LA PTAC)

PTAC assists all LA based businesses with government contracting – local, state(s), and federal. Our FREE assistance includes daily bid match, mandatory registrations, beneficial certifications, proposal assistance, payment, cybersecurity, and more!


Procurement technical assistance services include, but are not limited to:


Acquisition Forecasting                     Cost Accounting/Estimating          Pre Award Surveys

Bid Matching                                        Disaster Contracting                       Post Award Surveys

Bid, Quote & Proposal Prep               Federal Acquisition Regs               Pricing Principles

Bid, Quote & Proposal Review           Government Codes                         Registrations (DUNS/SAM)

Certifications (Socio-Economic)       Government Databases                  State/Local Contracting

Contract Administration                     Marketing                                         Subcontracting      

Contract Clauses                                 Packaging/Transportation              Verifications (VA)

Contract Negotiations                         WAWF                                               Cybersecurity


Services Provided

Business Planning

  • Market Plan Development
  • Market Research
  • Technology Transfer

Financial Resources and Assistance

  • Accounting and Bookkeeping
  • Bonding
  • Budget, Financial Statement and Cash Flow Training
  • Government Funding
  • SBIR & STTR Grant Identification and Preparation
  • Technology Grants

Management Issues

  • Leadership/Professional Development

Manufacturing, High Tech, Life Sciences Development

  • Technology Transfer

Marketing and Sales

  • Market Plan Development and Training
  • Market Research


  • Formal Mentoring Programs

Networking and Associations

  • Small Business/General

Product Development

  • Prototype Development
  • R&D Support

Regulatory Compliance

  • Bonding
  • Certification
  • Codes
  • Environmental Compliance
  • Government Requirements
  • Insurance Requirements
  • International Regulatory Compliance

Selling to the Government and Large Corporations

  • Bid Matching and Preparation
  • Government and Military Specifications
  • HUBZone Certification
  • Obtaining Certification
  • Obtaining Corporate Contracts
  • Obtaining Government Contracts
  • Price History
  • Registration Assistance
  • Selling to Foreign Governments and Businesses
  • Subcontracting Opportunities

Technical Assistance

  • Commercialization
  • Technology Transfer


  • Marketing Plan Training

Regulatory Compliance

  • Registration, Licenses and Permits
Primary Contact
Cynthia Carrier
537 Cajundome Blvd
Ste 232
Lafayette, LA 70506