Energy Skills Challenge Fund

Energy Skills Challenge Fund

Bids are invited by Skills Development Scotland “SDS” from specialist employer-led organisations, who’s primary focus is delivering sectoral skills activities within the energy sector.

CONTRACT NOTICE – NATIONAL

SERVICES

1 Authority Details

1.1

Authority Name and Address


The Skills Development Scotland Co Limited

Procurement, Alhambra House, 45 Waterloo Street,

Glasgow

G2 6HS

UK

Vijay Rubanathan

+44 1412256710

+44 1412256711
www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk

1.2

Address from which documentation may be obtained


The Skills Development Scotland Co. Limited

Procurement, Alhambra House, 45 Waterloo Street,

Glasgow

G2 6HS

UK

Vijay Rubanathan

+44 1412256710

+44 1412256711
www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk

1.3

Completed documents must be returned to:


The Skills Development Scotland Co. Limited

Procurement, Alhambra House, 45 Waterloo Street,

Glasgow

G2 6HS

UK

Vijay Rubanathan

+44 1412256710

+44 1412256711
www.skillsdevelopmentscotland.co.uk

2 Contract Details

2.1

Title

Energy Skills Challenge Fund

2.2

Description of the goods or services required

Bids are invited by Skills Development Scotland “SDS” from specialist employer-led organisations, who’s primary focus is delivering sectoral skills activities within the energy sector, to accelerate delivery and increase availability of transition training courses for the energy sector to support short courses for mature workers and recent graduates who wish to enter and gain employment in the sector.

NOTE: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/Search/Search_Switch.aspx?ID=236883.

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via a ‘Tender Submission Postbox’ facility. Further details of this facility are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=236883.

Suppliers are advised to allow adequate time for uploading documents and to dispatch the electronic response well in advance of the closing time to avoid any last minute problems. The postbox closes precisely at the time stated.

2.3

Notice Coding and Classification

159999 other Consultancy
179999 other Education
329999 other Social Community Care Supplies and Services
371000 Electricity
371100 Gas
371200 Heating Oil
371300 Water
379999 other Utilities

100 All Scotland
120 … Highlands and Islands
130 … Aberdeen & North-East
140 … Tayside, Central & Fife
150 … Glasgow & Strathclyde
160 … Edinburgh & Lothians
170 … Scotland South
180 … Outside Scotland

2.4

Total quantity or scope of tender

£2million

3 Conditions for Participation

3.1

Minimum standards and qualification required

4 Administrative Information

4.1

Type of Procedure

Single stage – Any candidate may submit a tender.

4.2

Reference number attributed to the notice by the contracting authority

P12-013

4.3

Time Limits

a) Time-limit for obtaining documentation

b) Time-limit for receipt of completed tenders
07-09-2012  Time  12:00

c) Estimated award date  17-09-2012

4.5

Language or languages in which tenders or requests to participate can be drawn up

EN 

4.6

Tender Submission Postbox

The awarding authority has indicated that it will accept electronic responses to this notice via the Tender Submission Postbox facility. Further details are available at http://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/PostBox/Postbox_Explain.aspx?ID=236883

5 Other Information

5.1

Additional Information

(SC Ref:236883)

5.2

Additional Documentation

ETTSContractingStrategyFINAL201213
Energy FundBiddingProcessFinal201213
Financial_Analysis

5.3

Publication date of this notice

21-08-2012