Decision details

Bristol Apprenticeship Service Procurement 2020-25

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To seek approval for the procurement of apprenticeship training skills provider.

Decision:

That Cabinet: -

1.      Approve a 6 month extension of the current apprenticeship contract to 30th Sept 2020 at a cost of circa £500K;

2.      Approve the procurement of a new contract using a dynamic purchasing system for 3-years from September 2020 with the option to extend for 2 more years at a cost of £6m in total;

3.      Authorise the Executive Director People in consultation with the Cabinet Member Education and Skills to take all steps necessary to procure and award the contract.

Report author: Jane Taylor

Publication date: 28/04/2020

Date of decision: 28/04/2020

Decided at meeting: 28/04/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 08/05/2020

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