Bids and Tenders

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We commission a range of partners to:

  • deliver and support our wide range of Government-funded workforce development programmes for the Further Education and Training sector
  • provide support in delivering other programmes and services, including key workforce data and research, digital covering (designing, hosting and supporting websites, digital platforms and e-portfolios), membership services for the Society for Education and Training (SET) and marketing and communications.

These opportunities are aimed at the following organisations in all regions and of all sizes:

  • education and training specialists (individuals or organisations) from across the education, training and skills sector including those currently working in schools and higher education
  • independent training providers
  • colleges
  • community learning providers
  • employers
  • specialists in other fields including IT/Digital, research, communications/marketing, events and web development.

Please check our tenders portal for the latest opportunities.

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The Education and Training Foundation is committed to open and transparent procurement.

Each month we publish details of contracts awarded. The data will be updated at the beginning of each month.

Contract list – December 2021

For ETF’s contracts, the following terms and conditions are used:

If you wish to discuss how to tender for contracts, programmes and services, please contact Sally Arif, Procurement Coordinator on 020 3740 8280 or

You can also find further information and tips on our support page.