IT Training Programme Framework – East Midlands

IT Training Programme Framework – East Midlands

IT Training Programme Framework – Technical Courses – Lot No: 1.

United Kingdom-Nottinghamshire: Education and training services

2019/S 072-170663

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Nottinghamshire and The Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Northamptonshire
N/A
C/o East Midlands Strategic Commercial Unit (EMSCU), Nottinghamshire Police, Force Headquarters, Sherwood Lodge, Arnold
Nottinghamshire
NG5 8PP
United Kingdom
Contact person: Alec George
Telephone: +44 1159670999
E-mail: alec.george@emscu.pnn.police.uk
NUTS code: UK
Internet address(es):Main address: https://uk.eu-supply.com

Address of the buyer profile: https://uk.eu-supply.com/ctm/Company/CompanyInformation/Index/32217

I.2)Information about joint procurement

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://uk.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=28041&B=BLUELIGHT
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://uk.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=28041&B=BLUELIGHT
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted to the abovementioned address

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Public order and safety

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

IT Training Programme Framework

II.1.2)Main CPV code

80000000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

EMSCU is acting on behalf of the Contracting Authority to undertake a compliant EU tender exercise using the light touch regime under Schedule 3 (open procedure) of the Public Contract Regulations (2015) to establish a national Framework Agreement for IT Training Programme. The framework consists of 3 lots:

— Lot 1: Technical Courses,

— Lot 2: Non-Technical Courses,

— Lot 3: Bespoke/Custom Courses. Bidders that have been awarded either Lots 1 or 2 will also be awarded Lot 3 if they have the ability to provide (not scored).

Documents for this procurement will be made available from 12.4.2019.

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 50 000 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: yes
Tenders may be submitted for all lots
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

IT Training Programme Framework — Technical Courses

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

48000000
72000000
80500000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This lot will cover the provision of “off the shelf” solutions and specialist education and training for IT professionals of a technical nature. Typical activities required under this lot include, but are not restricted to the attached course list.

Technical training could include blended learning offerings, e.g. e-learning, remote access, classroom, on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Technical/quality / Weighting: 30 %
Cost criterion – Name: Price / Weighting: 70 %

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 50 000 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

IT Training Programme Framework — Non-Technical Courses

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

48000000
72000000
80500000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This lot will cover the provision of “off the shelf” solutions and specialist education and training for IT professionals of a non-technical nature which includes business and soft skills. Typical activities required under this lot include, but are not restricted to the attached course list.

Non-technical training could include blended learning offerings, e.g. e-learning, remote access, classroom, on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Technical/Quality / Weighting: 30 %
Cost criterion – Name: Price / Weighting: 70 %

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 50 000 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

IT Training Programme Framework — Custom/Bespoke

Lot No: 3

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

48000000
72000000
80500000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UK

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

**Please note: Can only be awarded to a supplier that has been awarded at least one lot (1 or 2). Users of Lot 3 will only be able to conduct mini-competition (no direct award)**

This lot will cover the provision of bespoke/custom solutions and specialist education and training for IT professionals. This is expected to be for softer skills. However, could include technical and non-technical business skills. Typical topic areas required under this lot include, but are not restricted to:

— commercial awareness,

— emotional Intelligence,

— finance for non-financial managers,

— IT market trends,

— leadership skills,

— management skills,

— managing conflict,

— stakeholder relationships,

— negotiating and influencing,

— talent development.

Bespoke/custom could include blended learning offerings, e.g. e-learning, remote access, classroom, on site.

II.2.5)Award criteria

Price is not the only award criterion and all criteria are stated only in the procurement documents

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 50 000 000.00 GBP

II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system

Duration in months: 48
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no
II.2.12)Information about electronic catalogues

II.2.13)Information about European Union funds

The procurement is related to a project and/or programme financed by European Union funds: no
II.2.14)Additional information

Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1)Conditions for participation
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.1.5)Information about reserved contracts
III.2)Conditions related to the contract
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1)Description

IV.1.1)Type of procedure

Open procedure
IV.1.3)Information about a framework agreement or a dynamic purchasing system
IV.1.4)Information about reduction of the number of solutions or tenders during negotiation or dialogue
IV.1.6)Information about electronic auction

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure

IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate

Date: 13/05/2019
Local time: 16:00
IV.2.3)Estimated date of dispatch of invitations to tender or to participate to selected candidates

IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:

English
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 13/05/2019
Local time: 16:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

VI.3)Additional information:

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Nottinghamshire and The Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Northamptonshire (the Contracting Authority) wishes to establish a multi supplier Framework Agreement for the Provision of IT Training Programme. The framework will be established with the intention of attracting a wide range and varied supply base for police authorities established under section 3 of the Police Act 1996 In addition, a police participant established under Section 2 of the Police (Scotland) Act 1967; the Northern Ireland Policing Board; and all non-geographic police forces and law enforcement agencies shown at http://www.police.uk/forces

UK Emergency Services including UK Ambulance Trusts https://aace.org.uk/uk-ambulance-service/

UK Fire and Rescue Services http://www.cfoa.org.uk/12072

Police Crime Commissioners http://www.apccs.police.uk/find-your-pcc/ and the wider UK public sector bodies which include:

Central Government Authorities and their Arm’s Length Bodies and Agencies, Non-Departmental Public Bodies, NHS Bodies and Local Authorities, and other permitted organisations.

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

The Police and Crime Commissioner for Nottinghamshire and The Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner for Northamptonshire
C/o East Midlands Strategic Commercial Unit (EMSCU)
Nottingham
NG5 8PP
United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.3)Review procedure
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

08/04/2019