***** OLDC NEWS ARCHIVE ITEM........... PUBLISHED 13.08.12 *****

Is your Community Group seeking/or likely  to seek Grant Aid for a Capital Project?

Then you need to know how the tendering process works. 

OLDC will run a one day Procurement and Effective Tendering training programme, for the Community, Charity and Social Economy sector in Co. Offaly.

Benefits of the Programme:

  1. Gain an understanding of the public procurement process
  2. Define the need—researching the need and understanding the required outputs, outcomes and benefits
  3. Learn how to design an effective procurement process
  4. Identify Public sector thresholds
  5. Develop scoring criteria
  6. Develop terms of reference and a Request for Tenders document
  7. Publish tenders and deal with questions
  8. Writing an effective tender

COURSE IS ONE DAY AND TAKES PLACE IN OLDC OFFICES, TULLAMORE ON TUESDAY 18th SEPTEMBER 2012. Max 2 participants per group.  Course is Free.

For further information and an application form contact:

Theresa Hennebry,
Offaly Local Development Company, 
Millennium House,
Main St.
Tullamore,
Co. Offaly

Phone: 086 385 7400

E-mail:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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