Provision of Courseware and Resources to support the delivery of Online Training
Solas | Published August 8, 2016 - Deadline December 30, 2016
The object of the contract is to provide a suitable range of resources and
instruments to our online learners to enable them to achieve certification in a
range of subject areas. Individual contracts may be awarded per subject area or
for multiple subject areas.
Due to the evolving technology developments, that affect the design of online
resources and systems, SOLAS eCollege will engage in a competitive dialogue
procedure to progressively reduce the number of candidates to finally issue
Invitations to selected candidates to submit tenders for their proposed solution.
SOLAS eCollege (www.eCollege.ie) provides online training courses to
unemployed clients to enable them to update their skills and gain the
competencies and certification required to re-enter the workforce. These courses
are also available to employed clients on a fee basis.
Online courses are delivered through Moodle (www.moodle.org ) populated with
content and resources (SCORM and AICC Learning objects, podcasts, video,
eBooks, quizzes etc. virtual labs) and supported by an eTutor service.
Courses currently available are grouped under the following broad headings:
Business Admin & Management Health, Family, other Social Services
Agriculture, Horticulture and Mariculture Information Technology
Animal Science Manufacturing
Art, Craft and Media Natural Resources
Built Environment Sales & Marketing
Financial Services Sampling Skills
Food and Beverage Science and Technology
General Learning (including Literacy, Numeracy and ICT skills) Tourism
Hairdressing, Beauty and Complementary Therapies Transport, Distribution &
Tenders are requested from companies or organisations that can provide such
courseware and resources that can support delivery of these online courses and
can also be used in Blended and Face to Face classroom instruction.
At tender stage tenderers must demonstrate the range of content and resources
available and show compatibility with moodle