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Rhode Island PTAC

Building Success in Government Contracting

The Rhode Island Procurement and Technical Assistance Program (RI PTAC) provides a variety of contracting technical assistance services to Rhode Island based businesses of all sizes to help them to navigate the complexities of contracting with federal agencies, state purchasing departments, and local government municipalities.

PTAC Services include:

  • one-on-one counseling
  • training workshops
  • networking events
  • finding opportunities to bid

PTAC can assist with registrations, market research, understanding the solicitation process and contract requirements. Our services are provided at no cost to our clients; however, a fee may be charged for certain special training or networking events co-sponsored with partner organizations.

As part of a nationwide network of 97 centers staffed by over 500 experienced contracting counselors, the RI PTAC provides high-quality, in-depth counseling and training on a confidential basis through a staff of knowledgeable professionals. Our clients have a record of success, growing jobs and profits while strengthening Rhode Island's supply of qualified and capable vendors.


Rhode Island PTAC provides training and counseling in selling goods and services to the federal, state and local government markets.

  • Building Capacity
  • Growing Jobs
  • Strengthening our Defense

A Business Assistance Program hosted by the Rhode Island Commerce Corporation