Oil and Gas Transition Training Fund Tranche 2
To increase availability of transition training courses to support oil and gas individuals affected by the sectors downturn who wish to enter and gain employment in related and alternative sectors.
United Kingdom-Glasgow: Vocational training services
Social and other specific services – public contracts
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Monteith House, First Floor, 11 George Square
Telephone: +44 1412256710
NUTS code: UKM
Internet address(es):Main address: www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk
Address of the buyer profile: http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA12862
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Oil and Gas Transition Training Fund Tranche 2.
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Bids are invited by Skills Development Scotland ‘SDS’ from organisations whose primary focus is delivering sectoral skills activities, to increase availability of transition training courses to support oil and gas individuals affected by the sectors downturn who wish to enter and gain employment in related and alternative sectors.
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
The aim of this procurement is to help support individuals who are at risk of redundancy, and those that have already been released, from the Oil & Gas sector. The Transition Training Fund will have a clear focus on delivering employment opportunities for participants. Further information relating to the Fund is contained within the attached ITT. SDS look forward to receiving your bids, and to working with organisations in supporting this transition training provision.
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Tenders must be submitted electronically via the Public Contracts Scotland (PCS) Electronic Tender Post Box. Any response not submitted via the Post Box will not be considered. Any queries relating to the tender must be raised via the ‘Question & Answer’ function of the PCS website.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation
Economic operators may be excluded from this competition if they are in any of the situations referred to in regulation 8 and 9 of the Procurement (Scotland) Regulations 2016.
It is a requirement of this contract that bidders hold, or can commit to obtain prior to the commence of any subsequently awarded contract the following Insurance cover: Employer’s (Compulsory) Liability Insurance — 2 000 000 GBP; Public liability Insurance — 2 000 000 GBP
Bidders will be required to provide examples that demonstrate that they have the relevant experience to deliver the services/supplies as described. Bidders will be required to confirm that they and/or the service provider have relevant educational and professional qualifications.
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
As detailed in attached ITT.
III.2.3)Information about staff responsible for the performance of the contract
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Form of procedure
IV.1.10)Identification of the national rules applicable to the procedure:
IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
As detailed in attached ITT.
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate / Time limit for receipt of expressions of interest
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site athttp://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=458808
The buyer has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Postbox facility. A user guide is available athttp://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/sitehelp/help_guides.aspx
Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems.
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: