Emergency services training framework worth £200m open for bidding

3rd February 2020

YPO is launching a dynamic purchasing system (dps) for training services. The value of the contract is £200 million.


YPO are looking for suppliers to be appointed onto a dps for the provision of training solutions for the emergency services and wider public sector. This dps is intended to meet the needs of public sector organisations as well as YPO’s own internal requirements as well as external subsidiary companies. The end customer will place the order/s with the provider and the provider will deliver direct to the end customer. This dps is divided onto the following lots:

  • Lot 1: Firefighter Foundation and Development
  • Lot 2: Fire Service Operations
  • Lot 3: Prevention and Protection
  • Lot 4: Hazardous Materials
  • Lot 5: Incident Command
  • Lot 6: Resilience
  • Lot 7: Technical Rope Rescue
  • Lot 8: Water Safety, Rescue and Flood Response
  • Lot 9: Animal Rescue
  • Lot 10: Instructor Programmes
  • Lot 11: Maritime
  • Lot 12: Driving
  • Lot 13: Policing (including Induction and CPD)
  • Lot 14: Firearms
  • Lot 15: Road Policing
  • Lot 16: Tactical
  • Lot 17: Crime Prevention
  • Lot 18: CPD (Including Bluelight)
  • Lot 19: Leadership and Management
  • Lot 20: Equality and Diversity
  • Lot 21: GDPR
  • Lot 22: IT
  • Lot 23: Project Management
  • Lot 24: Coaching and Mentoring
  • Lot 25: Learning and Development
  • Lot 26: Health and Safety and First Aid
  • Lot 27: Health and Well-being

The duration of the framework is for two years with the option to extend for a further two years.


The deadline for the submission of tenders is 31 March.



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