The West Bengal Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes & Other Backward Classes Development & Finance Corporation, a Government of West Bengal undertaking (hereinafter referred to as the “Corporation”) implements various Schemes for social and economic uplift of the Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Other Backward Classes in the state of West Bengal.
EMD and Tender Fee: NA
The Corporation intends to prepare a panel of Training Providers who have sufficient experience and credentials for conducting Skill Development training as per National Skills Qualification Framework (NSQF) of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India. The Corporation invites Expression of Interest from Govt. / Non-Govt. organizations and institutions who may express their interest in compliance with the qualifying criteria as provided below:-
A. Qualifying Criteria (Mandatory Requirement)
The bidder shall either be a registered/ unregistered partnership firm (including limited liability partnership) or a company limited by shares or guarantee (private or public) or a society or a trust or a cooperative society incorporated/registered under the applicable laws of India. Joint bids in a consortium will not be entertained. In addition, the bidder shall fulfill the following Technical Capacity and Financial Capacity criteria:
(i) Technical Capacity requirements are as follows: –
(a) The bidder shall be partner of NSDC (National Skill Development Corporation) or affiliates to Sector Skill Council/ Councils (SSC).
(b) The bidder shall produce records satisfactorily evidencing: –
(i) Conducting skill development training under Government mandate, of at least 3,000 candidates, in terms of the Gazette Notification No. H22011/2/2014-SDE-I of the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India (for short “Common Norm Notification”) including any amendments thereto, during the last 5 financial years i.e., 2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020, 2020-2021 and 2021-2022.
(ii) Providing employment linkage sustainably to at least 2,000 candidates in total during the last 5 financial years i.e., 2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020, 2020-2021 and 2021-2022.
(iii) Financial Capacity requirements are as follows: –
(a) The bidder shall have Average Annual Turnover of ₹ 2,00,00,000.00 (Rupees Two crore) only during the financial years 2016-2017, 2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020 and 2020-2021.
B. Technical Presentation
The bidders who are found to have met the Qualifying Criteria will be shortlisted and required to make a Technical Presentation before the Evaluation Committee formed by the Corporation for such purpose, as per date and time notified by the Corporation. The shortlisted bidders would be informed over phone/ e-mail about the schedule of Technical Presentation before the Evaluation Committee. The marking methodology followed in the Technical Presentation will be as follows:
The bidders will be marked on a maximum of 100 marks as per the marking methodology given above. All those bidders who obtain a minimum of 40 marks will be considered eligible for empanelment. The marking shall be done by the Committee after Technical Presentation is completed. The decision of the Evaluation Committee shall be final and binding.
Sectors for empanelment
The Corporation is interested to conduct skill development activities for its target group
people in the following sectors in future: –
Agriculture, Apparel, Automotive, Beauty & Wellness, Construction, Electronics, Handicrafts and Carpet, Banking Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI), Healthcare, Retail, Instrumentation & Automation, Information Technology & Information Technology enabled Services, Leather, Tourism & Hospitality, Plumbing, Management & Entrepreneurship, Green Jobs, Telecom, Security & Surveillance and other admissible SSCs by Ministry of Skill Development & Entrepreneurship and NSDC and mentioned in the Common Norm Notification.
Mode of submission of EOI
Mode: Hard Copy
Address for Submission:
To, The Managing Director, West Bengal Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes & Other Backward Classes Development & Finance Corporation, CF-217/A/1, Sector-I, Salt Lake, Kolkata – 700 064, West Bengal
Schedule of Activities
Training Providers awarded with the contract shall be required to submit Performance Security @ 3% of the total value of the Contract by Pay order/ Banker’s cheque / Demand Draft / Bank Guarantee in favour of “West Bengal Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes & Other Backward Classes Development & Finance Corporation” on acceptance of the Letter of Award (LOA).
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