First Aid Training (Vocational Training)
Correctional Service of Canada | Published June 17, 2015 - Deadline July 27, 2015
First Aid Training (Vocational Training) This requirement is for: The Correctional Service of Canada, Prairie Region, various institutions. Trade agreement: Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT), World Trade Organisation-Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP), North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)/Canada-Peru, Canada-Colombia and/or Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreements. Tendering procedures: All interested suppliers may submit a bid. Competitive Procurement Strategy: lowest priced compliant bid. Set-aside under the Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Business: This procurement is not subject to any set-asides for Aboriginal Suppliers. Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement: This procurement is not subject to a Comprehensive Land Claims Agreement. Security Requirements: This contract includes security requirements. Nature of Requirements: The following is a summary of the statement of work for this requirement. The Correctional Service Canada / CORCAN has a requirement to provide First Aid Training to offenders at Federal Institutions in the Prairie Region (Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta). CORCAN is an Agency of the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) within the department of Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness. CSC and CORCAN are mandated to provide training, programs and services that facilitate inmates' re-entry into the work force following their release. Our focus is to ensure that inmates who participate in CORCAN activities are fully, regularly and suitably employed in a work environment that strives to achieve private sector standards. Objectives: To provide third party certification in First Aid and CPR with AED to groups of offenders at Federal Institutions in the Prairie Region (Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta). Alberta – Bowden Institution, Drumheller Institution, Grande Cache Institution, Pe Sakastew Healing Centre, Edmonton Institution, Edmonton Institution for Women Saskatchewan – Saskatchewan Penitentiary, Willow Cree Healing Lodge, Regional Psychiatric Centre, Okimaw Ochi Healing Lodge Manitoba – Stony Mountain Institution Deliverables: The Contractor must provide, qualified instructor (s) certified to deliver First Aid / CPR Level A courses, and have a minimum two years experience in delivering the courses. The Contractor must provide Standard First Aid and CPR level A courses at Federal Institutions in the Prairie Region. The contractor will supply: the instructor, all required materials, manuals and certification documents for successful participants. The Contractor must provide all necessary materials to deliver the First Aid and CPR with AED courses. This will include, but is not limited to: manuals, bandages, CPR dummies, blankets, cleaning supplies, handouts and other consumables. The Contractor must provide Red Cross or St. John’s Ambulance certificates for successful candidates within 21 days of course completion, to be delivered to designated manager of the institutional site. The Contractor must provide a detailed invoice within 21 days of completion of each course, detailing the number of participants, course dates, location, and instructor name. The Contractor is to provide a number of First Aid / CPR with AED training sessions per year to various CSC institutions in the Prairie Region, locations as per the list below: Expected Delivery Date: From date of Standing Offer award to June 30th, 2017, with options to extend. The training sessions are to be held at various times throughout the year and will depend on funding available. File Number: 21C50-50139-15-2148287 Contracting Authority: Claudette Chabot Contracts and Materiel Services Correctional Service of Canada 3427 Faithfull Avenue Saskatoon SK, S7K 8H6 Telephone number: 306-659-9255 Facsimile number: 306-659-9317 E-mail: 501Contracts@csc-scc.gc.ca NOTE TO BIDDERS: Bidders can obtain the complete statement of work and evaluation criteria by ordering the solicitation document and associated documents from Buyandsell.gc.ca/tenders. The Crown reserves the right to negotiate with suppliers on any procurement. Documents may be submitted in either official language of Canada (English or French). Given the nature of the requirements, proposals submitted by such means as facsimile or electronic mail will not be accepted. After contract award, bidders may request a debriefing on the results of the bid solicitation process. 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