Published date: 4 June 2019

Last edited date: 4 June 2019

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: 24 June 2019

Contract summary


  • Education and training services - 80000000

  • Training services - 80500000

Location of contract

Any region

Value of contract

£50,000 to £100,000

Procurement reference


Published date

4 June 2019

Closing date

24 June 2019

Contract start date

1 August 2019

Contract end date

31 July 2022

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Open procedure

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

Contract is suitable for SMEs?


Contract is suitable for VCSEs?



NOTE: This notice was updated on 04 June 2019 for the following reason: Access code: Z5TZ4Q7S94(The proposed programme for Metropolitan Thames Valley is one element of the Community Investment Team service delivery.

The programme aims to increase the number of residents that are not IT literate allowing them to learn new skills that will help them manage their Universal Credit claim and enjoy the benefits of being digitally included. Those who do have some skills could refresh them or learn new applications such as Microsoft Excel that may benefit them personally and /or improve performance in the work place.

The programme will contribute to organisational targets for customer training because empowering our customers is a priority agenda for Metropolitan. Our commitment to supporting customers into greater personal independence - education, training and volunteering - will play a crucial part in the success of this and the delivery of organisational targets over this year.

See ITT for additional information.)

More information


Additional text

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.

About the buyer

Contact name

Karen Ramphal, Category Manager - Corporate Services and FM


The Grange
100 High Streedt
N14 6PW