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Cyber Scotland Week
Monday 22 February 2021am-Sunday 28 February 2021, 5:00pm
External Event
‘Cyber Scotland Week’ is planned for 22-28 February, and will be organised by the Scottish Government.
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Talking Tenders with South Lanarkshire Council: Training and Employability Framework
Wednesday 3 March 2021, 10.30am-12:00pm
Webinar Partner Event
Join South Lanarkshire Council Employability Services to learn about an upcoming tender opportunity for the Training and Employability Framework at this Talking Tenders webinar.
2.3 Improving Your Bid Score - WEBINAR
Thursday 4 March 2021, 3.00-4:30pm
This Level 2 workshop will help you get the highest possible score in your tender bid
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hub South West Scotland "Meet the Buyer" Online Events
Friday 5 March 2021, 10.00am-12:00pm
External Event
hub South West has announced two online "Meet the Buyer" type events to take place on the Zoom platform aimed at Lanarkshire suppliers.
2.1 Tender Procedures and the SPD
Tuesday 9 March 2021, 10.00-11:30am
Understand the various types of tender and examine the new SPD at this Level 2 workshop
2.4 Understanding Community Benefits and Sustainability
Tuesday 16 March 2021, 10.00-11:30am
Sustainable procurement is a vital element of public sector procurement. This webinar will help you to fully understand community benefits and environmental issues
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Scottish Fire and Rescue Service - Hard FM Supply Chain Engagement Planning
Tuesday 16 March 2021, 3.00-4:30pm
Webinar Partner Event
If you are a Primary Contractor interested in bidding for the upcoming Hard FM Management contract with the Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, join this live webinar to learn more about supply chain engagement.
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