In order to advance through application for Schedules, you must take Pathway to Success, an online webinar on the Vendor Education Center. A log-in is required.
The webinar is organized into five chapters:
- MAS Program Overview
- Is MAS a Good Fit for You?
- Alternatives to the MAS
- Make a Proposal
- Approval Process
Within each of these chapters. you can review subtopics, take notes, and do keyword searches. The webinar keeps track of the sections you have viewed, and there are clickable links to websites mentioned. It is not necessary to complete the webinar in a single session, and it is possible to review any section at any time, or download the presentation.
At the successful completion of the Pathway to Success education seminar, you will receive a certificate. Two copies of the certificate must be submitted with your Schedules offer.
The Pathway to Success Certificate is valid for one year from completion of the education seminar; i.e., you must submit its offer within the one-year period during which the certificate is valid.
Following the Pathway to Success, return to the Vendor Education Center and complete the Vendor Toolbox and the Readiness Assessment. It is mandatory that this assessment be completed and signed by an officer of your company before submitting an offer.