Published date: 17 December 2017

Open opportunity - This means that the contract is currently active, and the buying department is looking for potential suppliers to fulfil the contract.

Closing: 21 July 2023

Contract summary


  • Education and training services - 80000000

Location of contract

South East

Value of contract


Procurement reference


Published date

17 December 2017

Closing date

21 July 2023

Contract start date

24 July 2023

Contract end date

31 July 2023

Contract type

Service contract

Procedure type

Restricted procedure

A two-stage procedure, where the first stage is used to select suppliers, who are then invited to bid in the second stage.

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Strode College is a grade 1 further education college based in Street, Somerset. The College has a strategy of subcontracting the delivery of some of its education and training services.

We are seeking potential suppliers to assist with the delivery of traineeships, adult skills and qualifications and non-levy apprentices and are looking to procure these services through a Dynamic Purchasing System (DPS).

The procurement is following the light-touch regime permitted under Regulations 74 to 77 of the Public Contract Regulations 2015.

Performance of this contract can be throughout England; however bids will achieve higher scores where performance that takes place in the Heart of the South West LEP area or the South West of England generally.

More information


How to apply

Follow the instructions given in the description or the more information section.

About the buyer


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