Bikeability Training 2021-2029 – Reading Borough Council

Bikeability Training 2021-2029 – Reading Borough Council

Reading Borough Council are seeking an experienced and fully accredited Bikeability cycle training provider to deliver cycle training to young people in the borough.

United Kingdom-Reading: Education and training services

2020/S 237-586928

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: Reading Borough Council,
Postal address: Civic Centre, Bridge Street
Town: Reading
NUTS code: UKJ11 Berkshire
Postal code: RG1 2LU
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Gareth Prandle
E-mail: transport.procurement@reading.gov.uk
Internet address(es):
Main address: www.reading.gov.uk
Address of the buyer profile: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/readingbc/aspx/tenders/current

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/readingbc/aspx/Home
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/readingbc/aspx/Home
Electronic communication requires the use of tools and devices that are not generally available. Unrestricted and full direct access to these tools and devices is possible, free of charge, at: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/readingbc/aspx/Home

I.4)Type of the contracting authority

Regional or local authority

I.5)Main activity

General public services

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Bikeability Training 2021-2029

 

II.1.2)Main CPV code

80000000 Education and training services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

Reading Borough Council are seeking an experienced and fully accredited Bikeability cycle training provider to deliver cycle training to young people in the Borough.

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 480 000.00 GBP

II.1.6)Information about lots

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

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKJ11 Berkshire
Main site or place of performance:

ReadIng Borough.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

 

Reading Borough Council are seeking an experienced and fully accredited Bikeability cycle training provider to deliver cycle training to young people in the Borough. The appointed provider will be expected to:

• provide Bikeability cycle training sessions for young people in School living in the Borough. The sessions should cover all levels of Bikeability (Level 1, 2 and 3) with a particular focus on delivering as many Level 2 and 3 passes as possible.

• provide additional to the Bikeability Core scheme also Bikeability Plus modules when funding is available.

• work closely with the transport planning team and other Borough Officers and organisations (schools, workplaces etc.) in order to deliver the required training outputs.

The appointed provider will be expected to deliver these sessions from April 2021 through to April 2026.

Further information about this opportunity, including a detailed specification, is available at

Further information about this opportunity, including a detailed specification, will be available imminently at

https://in-tendhost.co.uk/readingbc/aspx/Home

 

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: 480 000.00 GBP

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

Start: 01/04/2021
End: 31/03/2029
This contract is subject to renewal: yes
Description of renewals:

The contract is subject to annual confirmation of funding for training being provided by the Department for Transport and the contractor meeting Key Performances Indicators detailed in the contract.

 

II.2.10)Information about variants

Variants will be accepted: yes

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:

Bikeability accredited training provider.

 

III.2)Conditions related to the contract

III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:

See tender documentation

 

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

The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: no
IV.2)Administrative information

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

Date: 15/01/2021
Local time: 14:00
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

Duration in months: 3 (from the date stated for receipt of tender)

IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 15/01/2021
Local time: 14:30
Place:

England

 

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no
VI.3)Additional information:
VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: Reading Borough Council
Town: Reading
Postal code: RG1 2LU
Country: United Kingdom

VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained

Official name: Reading Borough Council
Postal address: Civic Centre, Bridge Street, Reading,
Town: Reading
Country: United Kingdom
E-mail: transport.procurement@reading.gov.uk
Internet address: https://in-tendhost.co.uk/readingbc/aspx/Tenders/Current

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

30/11/2020