Apprenticeship Training Tender

Apprenticeship Training Tender

11 Lots. Business and Administration – Lot No: 1.

United Kingdom-Walsall: Education and training services

2020/S 209-511815

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: WP3634 — Apprenticeship Training Provider Framework
Postal address: WS1 1TP
Town: Walsall
NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: procurement@walsall.gov.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.walsall.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/walsallcouncil

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/walsallcouncil
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

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity

Education

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

WP3634 — Apprenticeship Training Provider Framework

 

Reference number: WP3634

II.1.2)Main CPV code

80000000 Education and training services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

 

The Council wishes to procure a number of training providers ensure the continued delivery of Walsall’s Apprenticeship Programme. As part of the framework, training providers will be expected to support both the Council and its maintained schools with all apprenticeship requirements including but not limited to:

• provision of training,

• ensuring quality,

• managing end point assessments,

• monitoring of learners.

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 2 400 000.00 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:

Business and Administration

 

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The type of apprenticeships within lot 1 include: associate project manager business administrator operations/departmental manager team leader/supervisor.

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1-year extensions available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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:

Care Services

 

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Type of apprenticeships within lot 2 include: adult care worker children, young people and families manager children, young people and families practitioner lead adult care worker lead practitioner in adult care leader in adult care.

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1 year-extensions available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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:

Construction

 

Lot No: 3

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The type of apprenticeships within lot 3 include: facilities management supervisor facilities manager facilities services operative.

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1-year extension options available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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:

Digital

 

Lot No: 4

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The type of apprenticeships within lot 4 include: digital marketer infrastructure technician.

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1-year extensions are available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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:

Education and Childcare

 

Lot No: 5

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The type of apprenticeships within lot 5 include: early years educator early years practitioner learning mentor teaching assistant.

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1-year extension options available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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:

Engineering and Manufacturing

 

Lot No: 6

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The types of apprenticeships within lot 6 include: heavy vehicle service and maintenance technician motor vehicle service and maintenance technician (light vehicle).

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1-year extensions are available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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:

Health and Science

 

Lot No: 7

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The type of apprenticeships in lot 7 include: leisure team member personal trainer.

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1-year extensions are available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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:

Legal, Finance and Accounting

 

Lot No: 8

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The type of apprenticeships in lot 8 include: accounts/finance assistant advanced credit controller/ debt collection specialist assistant accountant professional accounting/ taxation technician.

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1-year extensions are available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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:

Sales, Marketing and Procurement

 

Lot No: 9

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The types of apprenticeships in lot 9 include: commercial procurement and supply customer service practitioner customer service specialist.

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1-year extensions are available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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:

Transport

 

Lot No: 10

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The type of apprenticeships in lot 10 include: waste resource operative.

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1 extensions are available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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:

Degree Apprenticeships

 

Lot No: 11

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKG38 Walsall
Main site or place of performance:

 

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

The type of apprenticeships in lot 11 include: chartered manager (degree) accountancy/ taxation professional project manager senior leader occupational therapist social worker building control surveyor chartered town planner civil engineer digital and technology solutions professional teacher digital marketer (integrated degree).

 

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

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

Start: 01/02/2021
End: 31/01/2024
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

2 x 1-year extensions are available.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: no

II.2.11)Information about options

Options: no

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

List and brief description of conditions:

 

 

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
In the case of framework agreements, provide justification for any duration exceeding 4 years:

N/A

 

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

Date: 20/11/2020
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.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 23/11/2020
Local time: 12:30
Place:

 

 

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: yes

VI.3)Additional information:

Interest in this contract process should be expressed via the Council’s eTendering Portal — https://in-tendhost.co.uk/walsallcouncil The Council reserves the right to cancel the procurement and not to proceed with the contract. The Council also reserves the right not to award a contract or to award a contract for parts or part of the services only. The Council will not, under any circumstances, reimburse any expense incurred by bidders in preparing their SSQ or tender submissions. The Council notes that the award of the contract may involve a transfer of employment undertakings pursuant to the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006, and will clarify the position with the applicants during the tender process.

 

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
Postal address: Civic Centre, Darwall Street
Town: Walsall
Postal code: WS1 1TP
Country: United Kingdom

VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures

Official name: Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council
Postal address: Civic Centre, Darwall Street
Town: Walsall
Postal code: WS1 1TP
Country: United Kingdom

VI.4.3)Review procedure

Precise information on deadline(s) for review procedures:

The Council will incorporate a standstill period at the point when information on the proposed award of the contract is communicated to tenderers. The standstill period, which will be for a minimum of 10 calendar days, provides time for unsuccessful tenderers to challenge the award decision before the contract is entered into. Aggrieved parties who have been harmed or are at risk of harm by any breach of the Council’s obligations may take action in the High Court (England, Wales and Northern Ireland).

 

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

22/10/2020