Request for Proposals
RFP Announcement: Vocational Skills Training Program: June 17, 2022
Philadelphia Works announces this release of a Request for proposals (RFP) for entities seeking to operate cohort-based, vocational skills training programs for adult career seekers in the public workforce system. Eligible training programs should: (1) lead to an industry-recognized credential; (2) incorporate seamless pipelines for graduates that lead to employment and job opportunities; (3) prepare learners to be competitive candidates in one of the Recovery Occupations categories (reference Appendix A for full list).
Proposals that culminate in only basic certifications or certificates of completion will not be considered for review. Examples include ServSafe®, OSHA, MOS, or Customer Service/Retail-related credentials. Over the course of the next fiscal year, Philadelphia Works will be periodically releasing Requests for Proposals for vocational training programs. Additional information can be found in the RFP. Download the full RFP.
Philadelphia Works, Inc. will be hosting a bidders’ conference on July 6th, 2022, at 1pm ET. Proposals will be accepted on a rolling basis until July 25th, 2022, at 5 pm ET. However, providers are strongly encouraged to submit proposals at their earliest convenience.
To ensure Philadelphia Works maintains an open competition process, all inquiries regarding this RFP must be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. As proposals are received, Philadelphia Works will review and evaluate them on a rolling basis until July 25th, 2022, at 5 pm ET.