Drugs and Alcohol National Occupational Standards Training

Drugs and Alcohol National Occupational Standards Training

The Certificate in Understanding Substance Misuse level 3 aims to introduce the learner to a variety of areas related to the use and misuse of a wide range of drugs, including both legal and illegal substances..

Halton Borough Council
Provision of Drugs and Alcohol National Occupational Standards Training
The Certificate in Understanding Substance Misuse level 3 aims to introduce the learner to a variety of areas related to the use and misuse of a wide range of drugs, including both legal and illegal substances.

This qualification aims to develop an increased understanding of these issues and the possible responses and interventions.

The training will consist of 4 tutorials and tutor contact by e-mail over 3 months and will be delivered to a maximum of 10 learners. The course is expected to run from approximately September 2013 and December 2013.

The successful organisation shall provide all hand outs and course material

If you are able and interested in providing this training, please provide;

1.            Price per training session, including expenses and any other associated prices (including costs for all course materials/hand outs).
2.            Lesson Plans, Lesson Plans linked to Learning Objectives, including methods of assessment, timings and exercises.
3.            Course learning pack/hand outs.
4.            CV of the trainer, stating qualification and experience to date

Halton Borough Council may abort the Advanced Request for Quotation (ARFQ) at any time, is not bound to accept any quotation and will not be liable under any circumstances whatsoever for the costs suppliers incur in preparing the quotation.

All questions relating to this quotation must be submitted via The Chest’s Question & Answer facility. Please refer to previously asked questions before asking a question as duplicate questions will not be answered.Both questions and answers will either be made public on The Chest or responded to directly to the originator depending on the content.

Halton Borough Council will provide all bidders with their final ranked position only after the evaluation process is complete upon request via The Chests Question & Answer facility.

Decisions are usually made 2 weeks following the closing date of the ARFQ.

Acceptance of offers
You should note that: –

a.     The Council reserves the right not to accept the lowest, or any, quotation

b.    The Council reserves the right to accept the whole or defined lots of the quotation without accepting the remainder.

c.     Acceptance of a quotation/award of contract will be by written communication from the Council.
The Council reserves the right the purchase goods/services outside of this contract
from other providers/suppliers.

This Contract is not an exclusive provider/supplier contract

Access to informationUnder the Freedom of Information Act 2000, the Council may be required to
disclose either information about your bid or the quotation itself, including your price or range of prices once a contract is awarded and information that you may  regard as commercially sensitive.  Requests for non-disclosure must accompany your tender and include clear and substantive justification together with a time limit when any confidential information could be disclosed.

 Transparency of spend
If you are awarded this contract, any individual payments made to you over £500 will be published in our transparency data on the Councils web page

The Councils standard terms and conditions relating to orders and payment are available on the chest and acceptance of them is a requirement for trading with the Council. Additionally there may be further terms and conditions relating to the purchase of individual goods and services contained in the draft Contract enclosed as part of the RFQ. Suppliers are advised to fully consider these before submitting a quotation.

It is your responsibility to ensure that the completed submission is uploaded successfully on The Chest by the deadline specified below:

Deadline for submission is:              ; 
Monday 1st July 2013  at 11:00am
Deadline for Questions
Friday 28th June 2013 at 11:00am

Bidders must ensure that all documentation is submitted on time. Please bear in mind fluctuations in connectivity or the uploading of larger documents can mean that the process takes longer than anticipated.  Any questionnaires submitted or submitted incomplete by the stated deadline time and date will be discarded.  It is the responsibility of the bidder to meet the deadline.



Ms Rachel Doyle
Email Address:
Kingsway House
United Kingdom
Key Dates
24/06/2013 13:00
01/07/2013 11:00
Other Information
3 (months)
36 (months)

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