Caltrans Workshop: Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE) Certification

Mon, June 26, 2017
1:00 PM – 3:30 PM PDT

California Department of Transportation (Caltrans) District 7 Los Angeles
100 South Main Street
Los Angeles, CA 90012

Increase your business opportunities to work on Caltrans highway projects with federal funding!

Are you a small business owner? Do you meet the criteria below? If so, this free informational workshop is for YOU! Learn how to become certified as a Disadvantaged Business Enterprise (DBE).

DBE Criteria:

  • Personal net worth less than $1.32 million
  • Annual average gross receipts up to $23.98 million (based on three-year average)
  • Socially and economically disadvantaged as defined in the code of Federal Regulation 49 CFR Part 26.67
  • Meet the 51% ownership/operational control requirement

Topics Covered:

  • What is DBE certification?
  • California Unified Certification Program (CUCP)
  • DBE certification process and criteria
  • Benefits of becoming DBE certified
  • You’re certified! Now what?


On-site parking is not available. Please park in one of the nearby public lots/garages, in a metered space, or take transit. Closest Metro Rail stations: Red Line-Civic Center and Gold Line-Little Tokyo.

Reasonable Accommodation

Direct reasonable accommodation requests by JUNE 21, 2017, to Kelly Markham at or 213.897.0891. TTY 771.