Tender for Post Graduate Certificate in Health Communications
NHS TDA requires post graduate certificate in health communications for up to a further 4 years and up to a further 8 cohorts.
United Kingdom-London: Education and training services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Wellington House, 133-155 Waterloo Road
Telephone: +44 2037470173
NUTS code: UKI
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.mytenders.co.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA11241
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
T-COMM-0718-309 Post graduate certificate in health communications
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
NHS TDA requires post graduate certificate in health communications for up to a further 4 years and up to a further 8 cohorts (each with an anticipated minimum of 16 students).
The aims of the post graduate certificate in health communications are to:
— prepare aspiring directors of communications for board level participation,
— support the professionalisation of communications and engagement,
— increase capability and capacity in communications and engagement across the NHS,
— develop strong practitioners and future leaders,
— share learning and good practice in communications and engagement enable collaboration,
— prepare communications and engagement professionals to help deliver significant service change,
— to continue to build a cadre of high level professional communicators across the NHS.
The contract is for the design, development and delivery of the course, including full UCAS academic accreditation. Provision and management of all elements of course delivery.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
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 contract is for the design, development and delivery of the course, including full UCAS academic accreditation (minimum 60 CATS/30 ECTS points to be awarded at the end of each cohort) and recognition within the communications industry (e.g. CIPR, CIM or similar). Provision and management of learning facilities, materials, accommodation, marketing, student application, assessment and correspondence, progress reports, evaluation and continuous improvement of the course. Arrangement of suitably qualified and experienced mentors and coaches for students. Intellectual Property of course content and structure to vest in NHS TDA.
The estimated contract value is not a target and we require to receive competitive proposals.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.9)Information about the limits on the number of candidates to be invited
Objective criteria for choosing the limited number of candidates: The limited number of candidates shall be selected as a result of an evaluation of responses to the Selection Questionnaire.
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
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:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
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Wellington House, 133-155 Waterloo Road
Telephone: +44 2037470399Internet address: http://https://improvement.nhs.uk/
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: