Skills Service Framework Leeds

Skills Service Framework Leeds

The West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges is inviting applications from training providers to increase capacity of The Skills Service to meet the skills needs of SMEs in the Leeds City Region.

United Kingdom-Leeds: Education and training services

2019/S 084-201019

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

WYCC
WYCC c/o Leeds City College Technology Campus Cookridge Street
Leeds
LS2 1AA
United Kingdom
Contact person: Georgia Williams
E-mail: procurement@westyorkshirecolleges.ac.uk
NUTS code: UK
Internet address(es):Main address: https://www.westyorkshirecolleges.co.uk/

Address of the buyer profile: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/wycc

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://in-tendhost.co.uk/wycc
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
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

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

The Skills Service Framework May 2019

Reference number: WYCCFP_SS_32

II.1.2)Main CPV code

80000000

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

Invitation The West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges (WYCC) is inviting applications from training providers to increase capacity of The Skills Service to meet the skills needs of SMEs in the Leeds City Region. Sectors Successful providers will enhance The Skills Service’s existing offer to businesses by providing in-demand training to employees within the following sectors:

— creative and digital,

— finance and business,

— hospitality and tourism,

— low carbon and construction,

— manufacturing and engineering,

— medical technology,

— transport and logistics.

This training will be part-funded by the European Social Fund (ESF). The Skills Catalogue Training provision procured through this process will be added to The Skills Service Catalogue and promoted to businesses. Evaluation Applicants will be appraised and evaluated based on the Technical Submission/Application Form (60 %) and Pricing Schedule (40 %).

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 300 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2)Description
II.2.1)Title:

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKE
Main site or place of performance:

Leeds City Region.

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Invitation The West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges (WYCC) is inviting applications from training providers to increase capacity of The Skills Service to meet the skills needs of SMEs in the Leeds City Region. This training will be part-funded by the European Social Fund (ESF). Skills category WYCC is seeking providers to deliver training in the following skill categories: accounting and finance, business skills, catering and hospitality, computing and IT, construction, customer service, digital and creative, education and training, health and safety, human resources, leadership and management, manufacturing, procurement and logistics, quality and compliance, sales and marketing as well as technical training. The Skills Catalogue Training provision procured through this process will be added to The Skills Service Catalogue and promoted to businesses. Evaluation of applications Applicants will be appraised and evaluated based on the Technical Submission/Application Form (60 %) and Pricing Schedule (40 %).

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: 3 000 000.00 GBP

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

Start: 01/07/2019
End: 31/03/2020
This contract is subject to renewal: no

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: yes

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: yes
Identification of the project:

The Skills Service

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

List and brief description of conditions:
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

The procurement involves the establishment of a framework agreement
Framework agreement with several operators
Envisaged maximum number of participants to the framework agreement: 50
In the case of framework agreements, provide justification for any duration exceeding 4 years:

This Framework will run to 31/03/2020

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: yes
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: 03/06/2019
Local time: 17:00
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: 03/06/2019
Local time: 17:01
Place:

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:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

West Yorkshire Consortium of Colleges (WYCC)
Leeds
LS2 1AA
United Kingdom
VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

VI.4.3)Review procedure

Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

28/04/2019

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