Published date: 10 November 2017

Closed opportunity - This means that the contract is currently closed. The buying department may be considering suppliers that have already applied, or no suitable offers were made.

Closing: 5 December 2017

Contract summary


  • Motor vehicles - 34100000

  • Transport services (excl. Waste transport) - 60000000

Location of contract

North West

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

10 November 2017

Closing date

5 December 2017

Contract start date

3 January 2018

Contract end date

31 August 2018

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

Any interested supplier may submit a tender in response to an opportunity notice.

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Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



Merseytravel is seeking to appoint a Training Provider (TP) to deliver the PCV licence and Driver CPC training under the Merseytravel Sector Based Work Academy (SBWA) model. Merseytravel is looking to hold up to 6 SBWA sessions between January 2018 and August 2018 which will train approximately 6-12 jobseekers per session. The TP will also be responsible for the Driving Assessment and the Medicals required for the provisional PCV licence. TP will be responsible for training in preparation for trainee's theory and practical Driving and CPC tests. The TP will also book all tests and re-tests required to enable the trainees to gain their PCV Licence and Driver CPC. The TP must work in partnership and choose a Pre-employment Training Partner to deliver Level 2 award in knowledge for a professional bus driver

About the buyer

Contact name



1 Mann Island
L3 1BP
United Kingdom


Closing: 5 December 2017