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If you’re a Scottish SME or third sector organisation interested in working with the public sector, we can help. We offer expert training, support and information to help you win work and grow your business. And best of all – it’s completely free.

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1.2 Using Public Contract Scotland (PCS) and other portals
Tuesday 10 August 2021, 10.30am-12:00pm
Learn how to make the most of Public Contracts Scotland (PCS) and other e-tendering systems at this introductory workshop.
3.1. Seeking Feedback and Improving Your Bid
Wednesday 11 August 2021, 11.00am-12:30pm
Learn how to make the most of your feedback at this Level 3 (Advanced) workshop
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hub East Central Meet the Contractor
Thursday 12 August 2021, 2.00-3:30pm
Virtual Event Partner Event
Register for the hub East Central Scotland "Meet the Contractor" event with BAM and Robertson Construction, in partnership with the Supplier Development Programme.
1.1 Introduction to Tendering
Thursday 19 August 2021, 11.00am-12:30pm
Begin to look at the tender process in detail at this Level 1 workshop
Falkirk Council
Falkirk Council Procurement Clinics
Wednesday 25 August 2021, 9.30am-12:00pm
Partner Event
Falkirk Council provides extensive support to local suppliers through Procurement Clinics. Local suppliers are invited to attend clinic appointments lasting 30 minutes
3.2 The Supplier’s Role in Contract Relationship Management
Wednesday 25 August 2021, 1.00-2:30pm
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Ensure you manage your contracts correctly with the help of this Level 3 (Advanced) workshop
Meet the Buyer North 2021
Meet the Buyer North 2021
Tuesday 7 September 2021, 10.00am-3:00pm
Virtual Event SDP Event
Save the date! Meet the Buyer North 2021 promises to be the biggest and best yet!
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