Provision of Learning and Development Services

The Department of Finance has established a framework agreement to provide a range of generic learning and development services

Framework information

Project title: ID3058270 – Provision of Learning and Development Services

The framework agreement consists of four lots, as follows: 

  • Lot 1 – Building Core Skills and Capability
  • Lot 2 – Leadership
  • Lot 3 – Health, Safety and Wellbeing
  • Lot 4 – Digital Learning

NICS Departments and their Agencies must not engage directly with the framework contractors. All NICS Call-Off Contracts must be established through NICSHR L&D.

Estimated framework value £4m
Framework start date 21 December 2020
Framework end date 20 December 2024

Participating Bodies

Government departments

  • The Executive Office (TEO)
  • Department of Agriculture, Environment and Rural Affairs (DAERA)
  • Department for Communities (DfC)
  • Department for the Economy (DfE)
  • Department of Education (DE)
  • Department of Finance (DoF)
  • Department of Health (DoH)
  • Department for Infrastructure (DfI)
  • Department of Justice (DoJ)

Non Departmental Public Bodies

  • Health and Safety Executive for Northern Ireland (HSENI)
  • Arts Council NI
  • Sport NI
  • Libraries NI
  • National Museums Northern Ireland
  • Commissioner for Older People for Northern Ireland (COPNI)
  • Armagh Observatory and Planetarium
  • NI Museums Council
  • Local Government Staff Commission
  • Ulster-Scotts Agency
  • Foras na Gaeilge
  • Education Authority
  • Livestock and Meat Commission for Northern Ireland
  • Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute (AFBI)
  • Loughs Agency
  • Northern Ireland Housing Executive
  • Police Retraining and Rehabilitation Trust
  • Labour Relations Agency
  • Stranmillis College
  • Tourism NI
  • Consumer Council
  • Invest NI
  • Construction Industry Training Board
  • Belfast Metropolitan College
  • North West Regional College

Please note only those listed can avail of this framework.

More information can be obtained from

CPD Collaborative Professional Services Team

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