Workforce Solutions Capital Area (WFS Capital Area) periodically issues requests for proposals soliciting service providers and contractors to operate WFS Capital Area career centers, deliver workforce program services, and to provide various administrative services.


Requests for Proposals

Rapid Retraining

RFI Release Date: Mon November 2, 2020 by Noon (CST)
Response Deadline: Ongoing Until Closed by WFS
Description: Workforce Solutions seeks to develop a list of eligible training providers who can work in a multi-service, team-based approach to support cohorts of no fewer than 15 eligible residents who can provide rapid, safe, high quality training sequences for on average 12 weeks aligned to employer expectations for local jobs in growing industries.

Rapid Retraining Q&A

Response to Submitted Questions as of 11/10/2020

  1. Through this RFI, is the board considering single training as well as cohorts?
    A: The RFI is to solicit information for cohort based training.
  2. Is provision of training in an online format acceptable?
    A: Yes
  3. If a computer is included in training, can the training amount go above $3,235? Computer is valued at $200 or so.
    A: Yes, this is ok since the computer is required for class.
  4. If proposing more than one training program, might the page limit be modestly extended (1 page, no more than 2 pages) to accommodate the need to add additional information?
    A: Yes, but no more than 2 pages.
There are no Requests for Proposals at this time.
There are no Requests for Qualifications at this time.

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