Solicitation Number: 47QREB-20-R-0001
This is the FINAL solicitation for the HCaTS 8(a) Pool 1 and Pool 2 On-Ramp. Offerors must follow the instructions set forth in Section L of this solicitation to be considered for award.
“The General Services Administration awarded Human Capital and Training Solutions indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contracts in May 2016. The HCaTS family of contracts have proven to be a significant step forward in supporting our customers and improving acquisition efficiency and effectiveness in the Federal Government. This on-ramp is being conducted to increase participation, expand competition, and promote socio-economic diversity within the HCaTS vehicles. The services solicited include: Customized Training and Development Services, Human Capital Strategy Services, and Organizational Performance Improvement.”
The purpose of this synopsis is to gain knowledge of potential qualified sources and their size classification with 8(a) Small Businesses socio-economic status to add new vendors to the Human Capital and Training Solutions- 8(a) Small Business (HCaTS-8(a) SB) Pool 1 and Pool 2 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contracts.
Services under HCaTS-8(a) SB include:
- customized training and development services
- human capital strategy services, and
- organizational performance improvement services to all Federal agencies.
The objective of HCaTS-8(a) SB is to provide Federal agencies with a total integrated and customized solution for the above three Key Service Areas (KSAs). These KSAs identify general lifecycles and specific disciplines and are not meant to be all inclusive. Ordering Contracting Officers (OCOs) have the authority to define requirements and award task orders that meet their specific needs so long as the preponderance of the scope falls under the definition of one of more KSA(s).”
“The intended contract period will be for a Base Period of Performance beginning at award and running though 9 November 2021 with one 5-year Option period.”