Vocational Training – First Aid Training (21C40-20-3339067)

Tender Information
Author pmnationtalk
Deadline Open
Category 781
Name Correctional Service of Canada
Region ON
Sector Public Sector
12477688 1
Score 30
All 1
Category Training


Publication date
Amendment date
Date closing
2020/08/04 14:00 Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


Reference number
Solicitation number
Region of opportunity
Region of delivery
Notice type
Request for Standing Offer (RFSO)

G103B: Social Rehabilitation Services for Prisoners

Trade agreement


Tendering procedure
Procurement entity
Correctional Service of Canada
End user entity
Correctional Service of Canada

Contact Information

Contact name
Cameron, Danielle
Contact email
Contact phone
Contact address

340 Laurier Ave West
Ottawa ON
K1A 0P9


Vocational Training – First Aid Training

This requirement is for: The Correctional Service of Canada, CORCAN in the Ontario Region

Trade agreement:

This procurement is not subject to any trade agreement.

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 of Canada (CSC) has a requirement to provide vocational training that is consistent with community standards and labour market conditions to offenders incarcerated in our institutions to prepare them for employment upon release to the community. Training must meet community standards and have third party certification to increase employment opportunities.


The Contractor must provide a series of Standard First Aid Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation / Automated External Defibrillators (CPR/AED) certificate courses, recognized by the Provincial Regulatory body, that will apply to various industries. Upon successful completion of this training, offenders must have a valid third party certificate that will allow them to work in jobs requiring Standard First Aid CPR/AED.


The Contractor must provide the following deliverables to the Project Authority:

  1. Certified Instructor(s) to facilitate First Aid, CPR and AED for each location;
  2. All necessary course materials (including written, practical exercises) and associated training equipment (including manuals, handouts, other materials);
  3. First Aid Certificate(s) in hard copy format, showing attendance and completion of the course for each offender;
  4. The dates of the courses, the location of training and number of participants, within 21 days of completion of each training course;
  5. A class roster with results; and
  6. Observation Report(s) in case of an incident or emergency, if applicable.

All deliverables must be provided in hard copy format.

Term of Contract:

Period of the Contract: The Work is to be performed during the period of the Standing Offer award date to July 31st, 2021 with the option to renew for two (2) additional one-year periods.

File Number: 21C40-20-3339067

Contracting Authority: Danielle Cameron

Telephone number: (613) 542-9350

E-mail: Danielle.cameron@csc.scc.gc.ca


Bidders can obtain the complete statement of work and evaluation criteria by downloading 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. Bidders should make the request to the Contracting Authority within fifteen (15) working days of receipt of the results of the bid solicitation process. The debriefing may be in writing, by telephone or in person.

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