GB-Leeds: 2021/220 CDRC Training Consultancy

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1. Title: GB-Leeds: 2021/220 CDRC Training Consultancy
2. Awarding Authority:
University of Leeds
Purchasing Office, 1 - 3 Lifton Villas, Lifton Place, Leeds, LS2 9JZ, United Kingdom
Tel. 0113 343 3798, Email:, URL:
Attn: Saima Bibi
3. Contract Type: Services
Sub Type: Management consultant services and related services.

4. Description: Management training services. Research and development consultancy services. An external agency is required to:
Evaluating the existing CDRC Leeds training offer; to include:
 Quality-assuring the established course programme (this work needs to be academically-led; in other words,
the preferred supplier will need to be able to demonstrate an appropriate level of prior credentials in data
science and analytics)
 Making an independent assessment of its compatibility with CPD (Continuing Professional Development)
 If appropriate, issuing a CPD certification
 Evaluating which content within the existing CDRC offer can be converted into digital courses.
(ii) Recommending and, if possible, designing additional digital as well as face-to-face courses for incorporation
into the existing offer. This will include:
 Identifying current gaps in the external data science training market
 Identifying and exploiting existing CDRC Leeds assets, skills and areas of expertise
 Identifying key digital and sector audiences for data analytics training so as to broaden the reach of the
CDRC training portfolio beyond academia into industry and the public sector
 Consideration of intelligence on priority skills and capability-related needs from existing CDRC Leeds
partners / networks.
5. CPV Codes:
80532000 - Management training services.
73200000 - Research and development consultancy services.

6. NUTS Codes :
UKE42 - Leeds

7. Main Site or Location of Works, Main Place of Delivery or Main Place of Performance: Leeds,
8. Reference Attributed by the Awarding Authority:
9. Awarded to:

Value Cost: 0
Is Awardee likely to subcontract?: No Awarded to SME?: No
10. Date of Contract Award: 02/07/2021
11. Number of Tenders Received: Not Provided
12. Other Information:
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Suitable for VCO: No
Procedure Type:OPEN
Period of Work Start date: 19/07/2021
Period of Work End date: 30/09/2022