Tender for Accredited Online Digital Skills Learning Package
Provide Online Recruitment and Learning Services for Glasgow Kelvin College.
United Kingdom-Glasgow: E-learning services
Social and other specific services – public contracts
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
Postal address: 123 Flemington St
NUTS code: UKM82
Postal code: G21 4TD
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1416305000
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.publiccontractsscotland.gov.uk/search/Search_AuthProfile.aspx?ID=AA22362
I.2)Information about joint procurement
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Provision of Online Recruitment and Learning Services for Glasgow Kelvin College
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
The College requires a contractor to provide an accredited online digital skills learning package and which can identify and recruit eligible learners onto the programme. The key priorities are the upskilling of workers in low paid employment and developing the digital skills of employees and capacity of business.
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 contractor shall provide the following services:
— identification of employers in the Glasgow region and beyond which would consider allowing their employees to undertake this digital training,
— identify specific employees and secure their commitment to undertaking the learning programme. The college expects that circa 1 500 learners will be enrolled in an academic year,
— provide awarding body approved on-line distance learning resources which develop digital skills in learners and digital capacity in businesses and include approved assessment materials. These resources should enable learners to attain recognised qualifications and to progress to other related general and/or vocational qualifications,
— an on-line learning resource that shall enable the learner to be able to be complete within 12 weeks and 150 hours and shall be compatible with Glasgow Kelvin College’s Moodle platform.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract or the framework agreement
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
The contractors shall provide the required services for a period of 3 years commencing on the 1.3.2020. There will be two (2) additional option periods of 12 months at the sole discretion of the College and subject to the contractor’s performance.
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.4)Objective rules and criteria for participation
Criteria for participation are detailed in the ITT documentation.
III.2.1)Information about a particular profession
The contractor shall be recognised as a provider of training for the following awarding bodies:
— Scottish Qualifications Authority,
— City and Guilds,
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Form of procedure
IV.1.11)Main features of the award procedure:
Most economically advantageous compliant tender.
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate / Time limit for receipt of expressions of interest
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
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VI.4.2)Body responsible for mediation procedures
VI.4.4)Service from which information about the review procedure may be obtained
VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: