Disability Awareness 2013 Training

Disability Awareness 2013 Training

One-day Training Course for Leicester City Council, Corporate Workforce Development
Disability Awareness (Accredited Programme).

Awarding body Leicester City Council

Est. Start Date: 01/04/2013
Est. End Date: 31/03/2014


One-day Training Course for Leicester City Council, Corporate Workforce Development
Disability Awareness (Accredited Programme)

The course would be designed for
All employees of the authority at various levels, but particularly those who may be delivering front line services.

Course duration we would expect
1 day up to 4 times per year

Accreditation/qualification for employees
We would expect the training provider to indicate their ability to support delegates in acquiring the Education Development International plc. (EDI) Level 1 Award in Disability Awareness as a part of the one day programme

Course Venue
Training events would be conducted at Leicester City Council premises

Course topics we would expect to be covered
•The meaning of disability and impairment
•Attitudes and barriers faced by disabled people
•What is meant by the social model of disability
•Disability as a rights issues
•Disability as a socio economic issue
•Language about disability
•How the social model can be put into practice
•New requirements under the Equality Act 2010
•Reasonable adjustments: what they are and how they are used

What we would expect to be included
•Delegate handbook /hand-outs

What we would wish to see in the quotation and the cost breakdown
•Suggested outline of the day with sufficient detail to illustrate the provider’s approach
•A short profile of presenter(s) who would be delivering the training including, where appropriate, experience in this field
•Design Costs
•Delivery cost per event
•Estimated travel expenses costs per event
•Where applicable, meals and accommodation costs
•Two references
•Materials and printing costs per event
•Registration, accreditation, certification costs per event
Deviation/Variation of the above specification will/will not be considered, please state in the box provided below what these are.

Please complete the quotation form (link to the document is below) and return to procurementquotations@leicester.gov.uk in order to be considered for this work.

Only quotations on the form below will be accepted. However, any supporting documents will be considered.

This should be returned by 17:00hrs on 15/02/2013 at the very latest.

Organisations are asked to regularly check this opportunity on Source Leicestershire for any updates. Any advertised opportunity might be updated or removed at short notice due to unforeseen circumstances.

Applicants should note that due to the technicality of the software package being used to create this advert, this Opportunity will become “invisible” at midnight,14/02.2013. Applicants are therefore requested to save all documentation relating to this Opportunity locally.

Associated Documents

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Additional information

Contract Type One off
Procurement Process Quotation
Estimated ValueText Description
Category Training & Conferences, Social Community Care Supplies & Services,
CPV codes
Suitable for SME YES

Document Available Until

15 February 2013

10 days

Submission Return By

15 February 2013

10 days

Contact Details

Leicester City Council
Melody Mapfumo, Tel No: 0116 252 7118
New Walk Centre,
Welford Place,
Leicester LE1 6ZG

This contract is being managed by Leicester City Council . To request documentation contact procurementquotations@leicester.gov.uk