Tender for the Delivery of Tourism Training

Local Enterprise Office Mayo would like to invite you to submit a proposal and fee quotation for the delivery of Tourism business training programmes/ workshops. The training programmes/ workshops shall include, but are not limited to, the following subjects:

  • Targeting specific markets
  • Costing & Pricing for business with bigger operators
  • Developing itineraries to suit various markets

The proposal must be accompanied by:

Details of the proposed programme– including details of the course/workshop and the various subjects to be covered. Trainers must indicate where they are bringing other trainers to run the programmes and include their details in the proposal submitted.

  • Evidence of your current professional indemnity and public liability insurance policies
  • A copy of your current Tax Clearance Certificate.

Mayo Local Enterprise Office will require Consultants to submit a report at the conclusion of each programme detailing:

  • Topics covered with supporting documentation.
  • Any further training/mentoring supports which might be made available to individual participants.

An evaluation system is in place whereby Local Enterprise Office Mayo can measure the satisfaction rating of the workshop among participants.  Trainers must be prepared to co-operate with this process. All workshops / training programmes are run subject to demand and budget requirements.

All submissions will be evaluated and ranked in accordance with the following criteria;

(a)    The trainers track record in the delivery of similar programmes (10%)

(b)   The trainers understanding of the brief and expectations from the programme (10%)

(c)    Course content and methodology for the delivery of the programme (40%)

(d)   Value for money (40%)

Detailed proposals must be received in this case not later than 4.00 p.m. on Friday 6th January 2017.  Proposals received after that date or incomplete proposals will not be considered.

Hard copies of proposals should be posted to Local Enterprise Office Mayo, Top Floor, Cedar House, Moneen, Castlebar, County Mayo or may be submitted electronically by email to info@leo.mayococo.ie


Local Enterprise Office Mayo undertakes to use its best endeavours to hold confidential any information provided by respondents, subject to its obligations under law, including the Freedom of Information Acts, 1997 and 2003.

 Respondents who wish that any of the information supplied in their tender should not be disclosed should identify this sensitive information clearly and specify the reason for its sensitivity.  Local Enterprise Office Mayo will consult such respondents before making a decision on disclosure of the information concerned on foot of any relevant Freedom of Information request, which may be received.

Local Enterprise Office Mayo also requires that all information made available to the preferred tender in the course of this project be treated in strict confidence unless indicated otherwise in particular instances.