Services - 375057-2017

23/09/2017    S183

United Kingdom-Motherwell: Training software development services

2017/S 183-375057

Prior information notice

This notice is for prior information only


Legal Basis:
Directive 2014/24/EU

Section I: Contracting authority

I.1)Name and addresses
Official name: North Lanarkshire Council
Postal address: Civic Centre, Windmillhill Street
Town: Motherwell
NUTS code: UKM84 Not specified
Postal code: ML1 1AB
Country: United Kingdom
Contact person: Brian Ferguson
Internet address(es):
Main address:
Address of the buyer profile:
Additional information can be obtained from the abovementioned address
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

Scottish Housing Options eLearning tool-kit material design and hosting.

Reference number: CPT-BF-HS-17-250
II.1.2)Main CPV code
72212931 Training software development services
II.1.3)Type of contract
II.1.4)Short description:

Future Opportunity:

Contract for the Provision of a transformational, elearning hosted and classroom based training course design to support delivery of Scottish Housing Options in the form of a training tool-kit. See

II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
This contract is divided into lots: no
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
48931000 Training software package
72212931 Training software development services
80500000 Training services
80510000 Specialist training services
80511000 Staff training services
92312212 Services related to the preparation of training manuals
70333000 Housing services
75123000 Administrative housing services
II.2.3)Place of performance
NUTS code: UKM84 Not specified
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:

This is notification of a future tender opportunity.

— The future procurement competition is for the Provision of a transformational, elearning hosted and classroom based training course design to support delivery of Scottish Housing Options in the form of a training tool-kit. see

— A unified transformational, bespoke design is essential, based on a number of original assembled materials from sources across Scotland. The Provider must utilise a number of highly effective learning techniques e.g. Video, role-play, gamification, Q&A quiz, discussion board, blog etc., to enthuse and energise.

— The cloud based LMS (Learning Management system) will be flexibly used across Scotland to support training delivery of the 6 modular programmes that make up the tool-kit. A high quality environment is required to allow flexible learning on a number of different devices. Visibility of the learning journey, quality assurance and performance monitoring features are key.

— Tool-kit users will include, but not be limited, to all Scottish Local Authorities and 1 major Housing Association in Scotland.

II.2.14)Additional information

A single-provider will be appointed for the requirements.

The single-provider may be a single entity or a consortium of multiple providers combining their expertise (through a lead-bidder).

— Further information will be available on release of the actual Contract Notice.

II.3)Estimated date of publication of contract notice:

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
The procurement is covered by the Government Procurement Agreement: yes

Section VI: Complementary information

VI.3)Additional information:

Note: To register your interest in this notice and obtain any additional information please visit the Public Contracts Scotland Web Site at

(SC Ref: 512469).

VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: