A free workshop aims to guide women-owned and/or minority-owned contractors through the process of becoming certified by the Washington State Office of Minority and Women's Business Enterprises.
OMWBE is the sole certifying agency for minority, women and disadvantaged businesses in the state.
The free class is scheduled from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 7 at the Tri-Cities Business and Visitor Center, 7130 W. Grandridge Blvd. in Kennewick.
Certification experts from the state office will discuss the benefits of certification and walk attendees through the application. Register online at www.washington ptac.org/events. For more information, contact Ashley Coronado at 509.491.3231 or firstname.lastname@example.org.