Tender for Learning Support Services – University of Bath

Tender for Learning Support Services – University of Bath

9 Lots. 1) Personal Effectiveness. 2) Knowledge and Intellectual Abilities.

United Kingdom-Bath: Education and training services

2020/S 232-573921

Contract notice

Services

Legal Basis:

Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses

Official name: University of Bath
Postal address: Finance and Procurement Services
Town: Bath
NUTS code: UKK12 Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire
Postal code: BA2 7AY
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Liam Kilawee
E-mail: l.kilawee@bath.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 1225385634
Internet address(es):
Main address: https://www.bipsolutions.com
Address of the buyer profile: https://www.bath.ac.uk/staff/

I.3)Communication

The procurement documents are available for unrestricted and full direct access, free of charge, at: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/7P5PEFU43W
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

Body governed by public law

I.5)Main activity

Education

Section II: Object

II.1)Scope of the procurement

II.1.1)Title:

Provision of Learning Support Service(s)

 

Reference number: UoBath/Proc/944

II.1.2)Main CPV code

80000000 Education and training services

II.1.3)Type of contract

Services

II.1.4)Short description:

 

The University of Bath invites expressions of interest to supply learning support services to University staff, including professionals, academics and researchers, and postgraduate research students, in one or more of the following areas:

1) Personal Effectiveness

2) Knowledge and Intellectual Abilities

3) Engagement, Influence and Impact

4) Research Governance and Organisation

5) Professional and Career Development for Researchers

6) IT technical Skills Training

7) Health, Safety and Wellbeing

 

II.1.5)Estimated total value

Value excluding VAT: 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:

Personal Effectiveness

 

Lot No: 1

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKK12 Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire
Main site or place of performance:

Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Themes might include: preparation and prioritisation, time management, self-confidence, managing work-life balance, personal integrity, staying motivated, managing expectations, personal resilience, self-awareness, determination, resilient decision making.

 

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 80
Cost criterion – Name: Cost — rates / Weighting: 20

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 50 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: no

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
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Knowledge and Intellectual Abilities

 

Lot No: 2

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKK12 Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire
Main site or place of performance:

Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Themes might include: critical thinking and analytical research skills, academic literacy and numeracy, information literacy and management, quantitative and qualitative research methods, critical thinking, problem solving, innovation, consulting skills.

 

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 80
Cost criterion – Name: Cost — rate / Weighting: 20

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 50 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: no

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
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Engagement, Influence and Impact

 

Lot No: 3

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKK12 Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire
Main site or place of performance:

Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Themes might include: communication methods and publication, public engagement, influence and leadership presence, teamworking and collaboration, people management, supervision and mentoring, equality and diversity, knowledge exchange, policy, global citizenship.

 

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 80
Cost criterion – Name: Cost — rates / Weighting: 20

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 75 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: no

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
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Research Governance and Organisation

 

Lot No: 4

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKK12 Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire
Main site or place of performance:

Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Ethics and sustainability, research integrity, research management, strategic intent, project planning and delivery, risk management.

 

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Criterion 1 / Weighting: 80
Cost criterion – Name: Cost — day rate / Weighting: 20

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 75 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: no

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
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Professional and Career Development for Researchers

 

Lot No: 5

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKK12 Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire
Main site or place of performance:

Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Career management, networking, continuing professional development (portfolio development).

 

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 80
Cost criterion – Name: Cost — rates / Weighting: 20

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 50 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: no

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
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

IT Technical Skills Training

 

Lot No: 6

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKK12 Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire
Main site or place of performance:

Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Examples might include: Mac OS X Support Essentials 10.11, Mac Support for PC Technicians v10.11, Windows Support and administration, OSX Server Essentials 10.10, Introduction to Linux/Unix, Linux Administration, Azure, SharePoint Administration and Design, Comp TIA A+, SQL Programming, Java Script and JQuery, PowerShell, Puppet, ITIL.

 

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 80
Cost criterion – Name: Cost — rates / Weighting: 20

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 50 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: no

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
II.2)Description

II.2.1)Title:

Health, Safety and Wellbeing

 

Lot No: 7

II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)

80000000 Education and training services

II.2.3)Place of performance

NUTS code: UKK12 Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire
Main site or place of performance:

Bath and North East Somerset, North Somerset and South Gloucestershire.

 

II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

Themes might include: wellbeing, resilience, stress, mental health, risk assessment, COSHH, manual handling, travel risk management.

 

II.2.5)Award criteria

Criteria below
Quality criterion – Name: Quality / Weighting: 80
Cost criterion – Name: Cost — rates / Weighting: 20

II.2.6)Estimated value

Value excluding VAT: 30 000.00 GBP

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

Duration in months: 36
This contract is subject to renewal: no

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 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: 31/01/2021
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.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders

Date: 31/01/2021
Local time: 14:00

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.1)Information about recurrence

This is a recurrent procurement: no

VI.2)Information about electronic workflows

Electronic ordering will be used
Electronic invoicing will be accepted
Electronic payment will be used

VI.3)Additional information:

 

The contracting authority considers that this contract may be suitable for economic operators that are small or medium enterprises (SMEs). However, any selection of tenderers will be based solely on the criteria set out for the procurement.

For more information about this opportunity, please visit the Delta eSourcing portal at: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/tenders/UK-UK-Bath:-Education-and-training-services./7P5PEFU43W

To respond to this opportunity, please click here: https://www.delta-esourcing.com/respond/7P5PEFU43W

Go reference: GO-20201123-PRO-17405760

 

VI.4)Procedures for review

VI.4.1)Review body

Official name: University of Bath
Postal address: Purchasing Services
Town: Bath
Postal code: BA2 7AY
Country: United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1225386939

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice:

23/11/2020