Language Training for the Department of Finance

Solicitation number FIN-951312-2016-10-17

Publication date

Closing date and time 2016/11/28 13:00 EST

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    Request for Proposal (RFP)

    Language Training for the Department of Finance

    Description of the requirement:

    Finance Canada requires the services of a Contractor to provide group language training services in French and English for Finance Canada employees in the National Capital Region.

    These services will include a part-time group language training program, a language training maintenance program and Second Language Evaluation (SLE) preparation program. The Department may require a full-time short program group language training and will be including this as an option in this solicitation.

    This training is required for career development purposes, maintenance purposes and to help Finance Canada employees meet the language requirements of their positions.

    Proposed period of contract:

    The proposed period of contract shall be from date of contract award to March 31, 2018. 

    The contract includes two one (1) year option periods to be exercised at the discretion of Finance Canada as follows:

    Option Year 1: April 1, 2018 – March 31, 2019

    Option Year 2: April 1, 2019 – March 31, 2020 

    Contact information:

    File Number: FIN-951312-2016-10-04

    Contracting Authority: Michelle Allen

    Phone Number: 613-369-3460


    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
    • Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement
    • Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT)
    • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
    • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Department of Finance
    90 Elgin Street
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A0G5
    Contracting authority
    Allen, Michelle
    90 Elgin, 10th Floor
    Ottawa, ON, K1A 0G5

    Buying organization(s)

    Department of Finance
    90 Elgin Street
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A0G5
    Bidding details

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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Region of opportunity
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Open Bidding
    Commodity - GSIN
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