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One (1) Technical Writer - Senior Level

Solicitation number CSPS-RFP-16 LI-1405

Publication date

Closing date and time 2017/04/06 14:00 EDT

Last amendment date



    For Learning Services Requirement

    This requirement is for: Canada School of Public Service (CSPS)

    Solicitation No.: CSPS-RFP-16LI-1405

    Solicitation Date: March 22, 2017

    Solicitation Closing Date: April 06, 2017 at 2:00 PM (EDT)

    Contracting Authority: Lana Ibrahim

    Telephone: (819) 953-3443


    This Bid Solicitation is issued against the Learning Services Supply Arrangement (SA), PWGSC File No. E60ZH-070003. All terms and conditions of the Learning Services SA apply and are incorporated into any resulting contract.

    This requirement is open only to those Learning Services Supply Arrangement Holders who are qualified for the following category:

    One (1) Technical Writer – Senior Level

    The following SA Holders have been invited to submit a bid under this RFP:

    1.4Forward Inc

    2.4Plan Consulting Corp

    3.Adirondack Information Management Inc., Redwood e-learning Systems


    5.Calian Ltd

    6.Colin Linsady Development Corporation

    7.Deloitte Inc.

    8.Ellicom INc.

    9.Global Knowledge Netw2ork Inc.

    10.Hyperactive Productions Inc

    11.Onstrux Media Corp.

    12.Metric Group Inc.

    13.Olivus Inc.

    14.Samson&Associés CPA/Consultation Inc.

    15.SureSkills Inc.


    The Canada School of Public Service is seeking for one (1) Technical Writer- senior level to provide technical writing services in support of the instructional design/framework developed by the CSPS for the implementation of the new Executive Leadership Development Programs as well as to support the needs of other leadership programs at the School.

    The work is currently not being performed by a contracted resource.

    Level of Security Requirement

    Security Requirement: Common PS SRCL #6 applies

    Company Minimum Security Level Required: Designated Organization Screening (DOS) – Reliability

    Resource Minimum Security Level Required: Enhanced Reliability

    Applicable Trade Agreements

    The requirement is subject to the provisions of the World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP), the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), the Agreement on Internal Trade (AIT), the Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA), the Canada-Columbia Free Trade Agreement, the Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement, the Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA), the Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement, and the Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement.

    Proposed period of contract

    One (1) contract will be awarded for a period of one (1) year with an irrevocable option to extend it for two (2) additional one-year periods.


    Inquiries regarding this RFP requirement must be submitted to the Contracting Authority named above. Request for Proposal (RFP) documents will be e-mailed directly from the Contracting Authority to the Qualified Supply Arrangement Holders who are being invited to bid on this requirement. BIDDERS ARE ADVISED THAT “BUYANDSELL.GC.CA” IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DISTRIBUTION OF SOLICITATION DOCUMENTS. The Crown retains the right to negotiate with any supplier on any procurement. Documents will be submitted in both official languages.

    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

    Canada School of Public Service
    373 Sussex Dr
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1N6Z2
    Contracting authority
    Ibrahim, Lana
    241 Cites des jeunes
    Gatineau, QC, J8Y 6L2

    Buying organization(s)

    Canada School of Public Service
    373 Sussex Dr
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1N6Z2
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Region of opportunity
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Selective Tendering

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