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Tile Ireland-Kilkenny: Training services
OJEU (High Value) 019631-2020
Type Invitation to tender
Date Published 2020-01-15
Deadline 2020-02-14 12:00:00
Nature Of Contract Service contract
Awarding Authority Design and Crafts Council Ireland
Awarding Criteria The most economic tender
Procedure

Description :
CONTRACT NOTICE


Section I: Contracting authority

I.1) Name and addresses:
Official name: Design and Crafts Council Ireland
National registration number: N/A
Postal address: Castle Yard
Town: Kilkenny
Country: IE
Contact person: Emer Farran
E-mail: emer@dcci.ie
NUTS code: IE062
Main address (URL): http://www.dcci.ie
Address of the buyer profile (URL): https://irl.eu-supply.com/ctm/Company/CompanyInformation/Index/248

Communication
I.3) Procurement documents
(URL):http://irl.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=160754&B=ETENDERS_SIMPLE

Additional Information
I.3.4) Additional information can be obtained from:
I.3.6)Tenders or requests to participate must be submitted electronically via:
http://irl.eu-supply.com/app/rfq/rwlentrance_s.asp?PID=160754&B=ETENDERS_SIMPLE
I.3.8) to the above mentioned address
I.4) Type of the contracting authority: BODY PUBLIC

Main Activity
I.5.1) Main Activity: EDUCATION

Section II: Object of Contract


Title:

Product Design and Development


II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally.

II.01) Estimated value excluding VAT:
EUR 1200000.00

Information about lots
II.1.6) This contract is divided into lots: yes



Description: Item/Lot 1
Title:

Product Design and Development

II.2.1) Lot No: 1
NUTS code: IE062
II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally. The appointed training and mentoring providers will take responsibility for the delivery of the training and will make contact with participants prior to programme commencement. They will also be responsible for the production of reports at the programme conclusion and will be required to carry out course qualitative and quantitative evaluation, as determined by DCCI during the programme and to provide DCCI with details of same. DCCI and partner LEOs will take responsibility for the promotion of programmes and workshops and the collection of fees. Places on all courses and workshops will be bookable via the relevant LEO partner. Any payments relating to venues will be paid directly by the partnering LEO. DCCI in partnership with LEOs runs building craft and design training programmes in response to industry needs as well as one day stand-alone workshops on pertinent topics. The provision of relevant industry informed quality training content is a central component of the DCCI activities. The delivery of mentoring services will be in 10 lots as follows:

Lot 1: Product Design and Development;

Lot 2: Sales and Trade Development;

Lot 3: Brand Development;

Lot 4: PR and Communications;

Lot 5: Digital Marketing;

Lot 6: Display and Merchandising;

Lot 7: Ecommerce;

Lot 8: Curation/Artist Development;

Lot 9: Business/Strategy Development;

Lot 10: Photographic.

II.2.5) Award criteria:

II.02.07) Duration in months 48
II.2.7.5) This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10) Variants will be accepted: no



Description: Item/Lot 2
Title:

Sales and Trade Development

II.2.1) Lot No: 2
NUTS code: IE062
II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally. The appointed training and mentoring providers will take responsibility for the delivery of the training and will make contact with participants prior to programme commencement. They will also be responsible for the production of reports at the programme conclusion and will be required to carry out course qualitative and quantitative evaluation, as determined by DCCI during the programme and to provide DCCI with details of same. DCCI and partner LEOs will take responsibility for the promotion of programmes and workshops and the collection of fees. Places on all courses and workshops will be bookable via the relevant LEO partner. Any payments relating to venues will be paid directly by the partnering LEO. DCCI in partnership with LEOs runs building craft and design training programmes in response to industry needs as well as one day stand-alone workshops on pertinent topics. The provision of relevant industry informed quality training content is a central component of the DCCI activities. The delivery of mentoring services will be in 10 lots as follows:

Lot 1: Product Design and Development;

Lot 2: Sales and Trade Development;

Lot 3: Brand Development;

Lot 4: PR and Communications;

Lot 5: Digital Marketing;

Lot 6: Display and Merchandising;

Lot 7: Ecommerce;

Lot 8: Curation/Artist Development;

Lot 9: Business/Strategy Development;

Lot 10: Photographic.

II.2.5) Award criteria:

II.02.07) Duration in months 48
II.2.7.5) This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10) Variants will be accepted: no



Additional information:

There is no maximum limit to the numbers of applicants that can be admitted to the panel. The panel will be advertised every 3 years, but organisations/suppliers may apply at any time for inclusion on the panel but should be registered by 14.2.2020 in order to be considered for the first block of contracts.


Description: Item/Lot 3
Title:

Brand Development

II.2.1) Lot No: 3
NUTS code: IE062
II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally. The appointed training and mentoring providers will take responsibility for the delivery of the training and will make contact with participants prior to programme commencement. They will also be responsible for the production of reports at the programme conclusion and will be required to carry out course qualitative and quantitative evaluation, as determined by DCCI during the programme and to provide DCCI with details of same. DCCI and partner LEOs will take responsibility for the promotion of programmes and workshops and the collection of fees. Places on all courses and workshops will be bookable via the relevant LEO partner. Any payments relating to venues will be paid directly by the partnering LEO. DCCI in partnership with LEOs runs building craft and design training programmes in response to industry needs as well as one day stand-alone workshops on pertinent topics. The provision of relevant industry informed quality training content is a central component of the DCCI activities. The delivery of mentoring services will be in 10 lots as follows:

Lot 1: Product Design and Development;

Lot 2: Sales and Trade Development;

Lot 3: Brand Development;

Lot 4: PR and Communications;

Lot 5: Digital Marketing;

Lot 6: Display and Merchandising;

Lot 7: Ecommerce;

Lot 8: Curation / Artist Development;

Lot 9: Business/Strategy Development;

Lot 10: Photographic.

II.2.5) Award criteria:

II.02.07) Duration in months 48
II.2.7.5) This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10) Variants will be accepted: no



Description: Item/Lot 4
Title:

PR and Communications

II.2.1) Lot No: 4
NUTS code: IE062
II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally. The appointed training and mentoring providers will take responsibility for the delivery of the training and will make contact with participants prior to programme commencement. They will also be responsible for the production of reports at the programme conclusion and will be required to carry out course qualitative and quantitative evaluation, as determined by DCCI during the programme and to provide DCCI with details of same. DCCI and partner LEOs will take responsibility for the promotion of programmes and workshops and the collection of fees. Places on all courses and workshops will be bookable via the relevant LEO partner. Any payments relating to venues will be paid directly by the partnering LEO. DCCI in partnership with LEOs runs building craft and design training programmes in response to industry needs as well as one day stand-alone workshops on pertinent topics. The provision of relevant industry informed quality training content is a central component of the DCCI activities. The delivery of mentoring services will be in 10 lots as follows:

Lot 1: Product Design and Development;

Lot 2: Sales and Trade Development;

Lot 3: Brand Development;

Lot 4: PR and Communications;

Lot 5: Digital Marketing;

Lot 6: Display and Merchandising;

Lot 7: Ecommerce;

Lot 8: Curation / Artist Development;

Lot 9: Business/Strategy Development;

Lot 10: Photographic.

II.2.5) Award criteria:

II.02.07) Duration in months 12
II.2.7.5) This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10) Variants will be accepted: no



Description: Item/Lot 5
Title:

Digital Marketing

II.2.1) Lot No: 5
NUTS code: IE062
II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally. The appointed training and mentoring providers will take responsibility for the delivery of the training and will make contact with participants prior to programme commencement. They will also be responsible for the production of reports at the programme conclusion and will be required to carry out course qualitative and quantitative evaluation, as determined by DCCI during the programme and to provide DCCI with details of same. DCCI and partner LEOs will take responsibility for the promotion of programmes and workshops and the collection of fees. Places on all courses and workshops will be bookable via the relevant LEO partner. Any payments relating to venues will be paid directly by the partnering LEO. DCCI in partnership with LEOs runs building craft and design training programmes in response to industry needs as well as one day stand-alone workshops on pertinent topics. The provision of relevant industry informed quality training content is a central component of the DCCI activities. The delivery of mentoring services will be in 10 lots as follows:

Lot 1: Product Design and Development;

Lot 2: Sales and Trade Development;

Lot 3: Brand Development;

Lot 4: PR and Communications;

Lot 5: Digital Marketing;

Lot 6: Display and Merchandising;

Lot 7: Ecommerce;

Lot 8: Curation/Artist Development;

Lot 9: Business/Strategy Development;

Lot 10: Photographic.

II.2.5) Award criteria:

II.02.07) Duration in months 48
II.2.7.5) This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10) Variants will be accepted: no



Description: Item/Lot 6
Title:

Display and Merchandising

II.2.1) Lot No: 6
NUTS code: IE062
II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally. The appointed training and mentoring providers will take responsibility for the delivery of the training and will make contact with participants prior to programme commencement. They will also be responsible for the production of reports at the programme conclusion and will be required to carry out course qualitative and quantitative evaluation, as determined by DCCI during the programme and to provide DCCI with details of same. DCCI and partner LEOs will take responsibility for the promotion of programmes and workshops and the collection of fees. Places on all courses and workshops will be bookable via the relevant LEO partner. Any payments relating to venues will be paid directly by the partnering LEO. DCCI in partnership with LEOs runs building craft and design training programmes in response to industry needs as well as one day stand-alone workshops on pertinent topics. The provision of relevant industry informed quality training content is a central component of the DCCI activities. The delivery of mentoring services will be in 10 lots as follows:

Lot 1: Product Design and Development;

Lot 2: Sales and Trade Development;

Lot 3: Brand Development;

Lot 4: PR and Communications;

Lot 5: Digital Marketing;

Lot 6: Display and Merchandising;

Lot 7: Ecommerce;

Lot 8: Curation/Artist Development;

Lot 9: Business/Strategy Development;

Lot 10: Photographic.

II.2.5) Award criteria:

II.02.07) Duration in months 48
II.2.7.5) This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10) Variants will be accepted: no



Description: Item/Lot 7
Title:

Ecommerce

II.2.1) Lot No: 7
NUTS code: IE062
II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally. The appointed training and mentoring providers will take responsibility for the delivery of the training and will make contact with participants prior to programme commencement. They will also be responsible for the production of reports at the programme conclusion and will be required to carry out course qualitative and quantitative evaluation, as determined by DCCI during the programme and to provide DCCI with details of same. DCCI and partner LEOs will take responsibility for the promotion of programmes and workshops and the collection of fees. Places on all courses and workshops will be bookable via the relevant LEO partner. Any payments relating to venues will be paid directly by the partnering LEO. DCCI in partnership with LEOs runs Building Craft and Design Training Programmes in response to industry needs as well as one day stand-alone workshops on pertinent topics. The provision of relevant industry informed quality training content is a central component of the DCCI activities. The delivery of mentoring services will be in 10 lots as follows:

Lot 1: Product Design and Development;

Lot 2: Sales and Trade Development;

Lot 3: Brand Development;

Lot 4: PR and Communications;

Lot 5: Digital Marketing;

Lot 6: Display and Merchandising;

Lot 7: Ecommerce;

Lot 8: Curation / Artist Development;

Lot 9: Business/Strategy Development;

Lot 10: Photographic.

II.2.5) Award criteria:

II.02.07) Duration in months 48
II.2.7.5) This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10) Variants will be accepted: no



Description: Item/Lot 8
Title:

Curation/Artist Development

II.2.1) Lot No: 8
NUTS code: IE062
II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally. The appointed training and mentoring providers will take responsibility for the delivery of the training and will make contact with participants prior to programme commencement. They will also be responsible for the production of reports at the programme conclusion and will be required to carry out course qualitative and quantitative evaluation, as determined by DCCI during the programme and to provide DCCI with details of same. DCCI and partner LEOs will take responsibility for the promotion of programmes and workshops and the collection of fees. Places on all courses and workshops will be bookable via the relevant LEO partner. Any payments relating to venues will be paid directly by the partnering LEO. DCCI in partnership with LEOs runs Building Craft and Design Training Programmes in response to industry needs as well as one day stand-alone workshops on pertinent topics. The provision of relevant industry informed quality training content is a central component of the DCCI activities. The delivery of mentoring services will be in 10 lots as follows:

Lot 1: Product Design and Development;

Lot 2: Sales and Trade Development;

Lot 3: Brand Development;

Lot 4: PR and Communications;

Lot 5: Digital Marketing;

Lot 6: Display and Merchandising;

Lot 7: Ecommerce;

Lot 8: Curation/Artist Development;

Lot 9: Business/Strategy Development;

Lot 10: Photographic.

II.2.5) Award criteria:

II.02.07) Duration in months 48
II.2.7.5) This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10) Variants will be accepted: no



Description: Item/Lot 9
Title:

Business/Strategy Development

II.2.1) Lot No: 9
NUTS code: IE062
II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally. The appointed training and mentoring providers will take responsibility for the delivery of the training and will make contact with participants prior to programme commencement. They will also be responsible for the production of reports at the programme conclusion and will be required to carry out course qualitative and quantitative evaluation, as determined by DCCI during the programme and to provide DCCI with details of same. DCCI and partner LEOs will take responsibility for the promotion of programmes and workshops and the collection of fees. Places on all courses and workshops will be bookable via the relevant LEO partner. Any payments relating to venues will be paid directly by the partnering LEO. DCCI in partnership with LEOs runs building craft and design training programmes in response to industry needs as well as one day stand-alone workshops on pertinent topics. The provision of relevant industry informed quality training content is a central component of the DCCI activities. The delivery of mentoring services will be in 10 lots as follows:

Lot 1: Product Design and Development;

Lot 2: Sales and Trade Development;

Lot 3: Brand Development;

Lot 4: PR and Communications;

Lot 5: Digital Marketing;

Lot 6: Display and Merchandising;

Lot 7: Ecommerce;

Lot 8: Curation/Artist Development;

Lot 9: Business/Strategy Development;

Lot 10: Photographic.

II.2.5) Award criteria:

II.02.07) Duration in months 48
II.2.7.5) This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10) Variants will be accepted: no



Description: Item/Lot 10
Title:

Photographic

II.2.1) Lot No: 10
NUTS code: IE062
II.1.4) Short description

Design and Craft Council Ireland (DCCI) intends to establish a panel of trainers and mentors who can design and deliver training content that will assist start-ups, early phase and diversifying craft and design enterprises to enhance the competitiveness, innovation and growth of micro craft and design enterprises nationally. The appointed training and mentoring providers will take responsibility for the delivery of the training and will make contact with participants prior to programme commencement. They will also be responsible for the production of reports at the programme conclusion and will be required to carry out course qualitative and quantitative evaluation, as determined by DCCI during the programme and to provide DCCI with details of same. DCCI and partner LEOs will take responsibility for the promotion of programmes and workshops and the collection of fees. Places on all courses and workshops will be bookable via the relevant LEO partner. Any payments relating to venues will be paid directly by the partnering LEO. DCCI in partnership with LEOs runs building craft and design training programmes in response to industry needs as well as one day stand-alone workshops on pertinent topics. The provision of relevant industry informed quality training content is a central component of the DCCI activities. The delivery of mentoring services will be in 10 lots as follows:

Lot 1: Product Design and Development;

Lot 2: Sales and Trade Development;

Lot 3: Brand Development;

Lot 4: PR and Communications;

Lot 5: Digital Marketing;

Lot 6: Display and Merchandising;

Lot 7: Ecommerce;

Lot 8: Curation / Artist Development;

Lot 9: Business/Strategy Development;

Lot 10: Photographic.

II.2.5) Award criteria:

II.02.07) Duration in months 48
II.2.7.5) This contract is subject to renewal: no
II.2.10) Variants will be accepted: no



Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information

III.1.1) List and brief description of conditions

As stated in procurement documents available to download from www.etenders.gov.ie using RFT ID 163801.

III.1.2) Economic and financial standing
III.1.2.2) Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.1.3) Technical and professional ability
III.1.3.1.2) Selection criteria as stated in the procurement documents
III.2.2) Contract performance conditions

As stated in procurement documents available to download from www.etenders.gov.ie using RFT ID 163801.

III.2.3) Obligation to indicate the names and professional qualifications of the staff assigned to performing the contract

Section IV: Procedure

IV.1.1) Type of procedure: Competitive Negotiation
IV.1.1) Type of procedure: Competitive procedure with negotiation
IV.1.4) Recourse to staged procedure to gradually reduce the number of solutions to be discussed or tenders to be negotiated
IV.1.5) The contracting authority reserves the right to award the contract on the basis of the initial tenders without conducting negotiations

IV.02.01) Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.02.02) Date 2020-02-14
IV.02.02) Local time 12:00


IV.02.06) Duration in months (from the date stated for receipt of tender): 12

Section V: Complementary information



Additional information:

1) Interested parties must register their interest on the eTenders website (www.etenders.gov.ie) in order to be included on the mailing list for clarifications. All information relating to attachments, including clarifications and changes, will be published on the Irish Government Procurement Opportunities Portal (www.etenders.gov.ie) only. Registration is free of charge. The contracting authority will not accept responsibility for information relayed (or not relayed) via third parties;

2) Suppliers must register their interest on the eTenders website (www.etenders.gov.ie) in order to be included on the mailing list for clarifications and to respond electronically to the competition. There is a maximum upload limit of 2GB per document on etenders. Documents larger than this should be divided into smaller files prior to upload or zipped;

3) Should you experience difficulty when uploading documents please contact the eTenders Support Desk for technical assistance. Email etenders@eu-supply.com or Telephone: 353 (0) 21 243 92 77 (9 a.m. – 17.30 p.m. GMT);

4) All queries regarding this tender requirement or process must be submitted through the Irish Government Procurement Opportunities Portal www.etenders.gov.ie as a specific question. Responses will be circulated to those tenderers that have registered an interest in this notice on www.etenders.gov.ie

The details of the person making a query will not be disclosed when circulating the response;

5) This is the sole call for competition for this panel;

6) The contracting authority will not be responsible for any costs, charges or expenses incurred by candidates or tenderers;

7) Contract award will be subject to the approval of the competent authorities;

8) It will be a condition of award that the successful tenderer(s) is and remains tax compliant;

9) At its absolute discretion, the contracting authority may elect to terminate this procurement process at any time;

10) Please note in relation to all documents, that where reference is made to a particular standard, make, source, process, trademark, type or patent, that this is not to be regarded as a de facto requirement. In all such cases it should be understood that such indications are to be treated strictly and solely for reference purposes only, to which the words "or equivalent" will always be appended;

11) Without prejudice to the principle of equal treatment, the contracting authority is not obliged to engage in a clarification process in respect of the procurement documents with missing or incomplete information. Therefore, respondents are advised to ensure that they return completed documentation in order to avoid the risk of elimination from the competition;

12) The services under this competition are defined as Title III Services within the meaning of Directive 2014/24/EU and as such the choice of procedure is at the discretion of the contracting authority which on this occasion is a multi stage procedure involving Negotiation. The contracting authority reserves the right to award contracts on foot of original tenders or following negotiation at its discretion.


Review body:
Official name: High Court
Postal address: Inns Quay
Town: Dublin 7
Country: IE
Telephone: +353 18886000
E-mail: Highcourtcentraloffice@courts.ie

VI.04.04) Service from which information about the review
Official name: Consult a Legal Advisor
Town: Ireland
Country: IE

Section VI

VI.05.00) Date of dispatch of this notice 2020-01-13

English Language Unavailable

CPV Codes
80500000; 80510000; Training services; Specialist training services;

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