Issue details

Award of Contract - Learning and Skills Training provider

To award framework contracts for learning and skills training providers to deliver a range of learning and skills training (e.g. leadership and management development, Cumbria Care mandatory and statutory training, Fire and Highways technical training) from 1st April 2020 until 31st March 2024 (option to extend for 1 year). The framework is being procured through a restricted tender process and the value will be £5m over the period.

The existing training provider framework contracts expire at the end of March 2020.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Affects more than 2 electoral divisions;

Decision status: For Determination

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 29/11/2019

Anticipated restriction: Public  -

Decision due: 30 Jan 2020 by Cabinet

Lead member: Customer Services , Transformation and Fire and Rescue

Lead director: Interim Executive Director - People

Department: People

Contact: Nick Jarman, Interim Executive Director - People Cumbria House, 117 Botchergate, Carlisle CA1 1RD Email:

Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Scrutiny Mamagement Board

Agenda items


  • CAB 30/01/20 - Award of Contract - Learning and Skills Training provider