Electricity fundamentals and distribution - Interactive Workshop - Tender Opportunity.

Posted: 4 September 2023

The United Kingdom Association of Fire Investigators (UK-AFI), is inviting tenders for the contracted provision of electrical training for Fire Investigators, consisting of interactive workshops to the members of the UK-AFI, according to the specification outlined in the documents referenced below. 

We are seeking tender applications related to the design, creation and delivery of training for UK-AFI members on electricity fundamentals and distribution.

Examples of topics covered should include, but are not limited to: -

• Electricity generation and transmission to the point of premises entry.
• Definition of basic electrical terms (volts, amps, ohms, watts, ohms law etc.).
• Describe common electrical systems and components found in both domestic and non-domestic settings;
• Identify common electrical failure mechanisms (short circuit, overload, resistive heating, lost neutral etc.) and how they manifest themselves.
• Circuit protection measures.
• Electrical Safety (isolation, lock-offs etc.).

And where appropriate;
• Relative case studies to reinforce learning.
• Interactive practical sessions with attendees.

The content shall be suitable for delivery as either a half or full day interactive workshop.


Enclosed are:

Document 1    Instructions and information on the tendering procedures.

Document 2    Specification of the Requirement.

Document 3    Evaluation Criteria

Document 4    Tender Scoring Criteria

Document 5    UK-AFI Tender Pricing Template


Please read the instructions on the tendering procedures carefully.  Failure to comply with them may invalidate your tender which must be returned by the date and time given below.

One copy of your tender documents must be received by email to [email protected] no later than 3rd November 2023 at 12.00pm.  Late tenders will not be considered. The UK-AFI is not bound to accept the lowest priced, or any tender, and shall not be bound to accept the Contractor as a sole supplier.

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