Navy Education and Training
The Navy Education and Training Support Services multiple award, indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract uses a blanket purchase agreement (BPA) to provide education and training services to the Department of the Navy and other Department of Defense agencies.
The contract is managed by the U.S. Navy Naval Supply Systems Command using GSA Federal Supply Schedule contractors in accordance with Federal Acquisition Regulation. Support on this BPA includes instructional services, planning and assessment, curriculum maintenance, program management and staff support, and curriculum development.
The Navy Education and Training Support Services BPA provides a broad range of services in the following functional areas:
Area 1: Instruction Services
The goal of these services is to produce proficiently trained students that meet the required performance and course completion standards.
- Instruction of courses and content that are instructor led, group paced, self paced, computer based, or web enabled and include remediation/testing assistance for students
- Maintenance of instructional technical training equipment
- Curriculum maintenance
- Leadership and development training
Area 2: Planning and Assessment
Processes and sub-processes associated with:
- Job Duty Task Analysis (JDTA)
- Training Transition Plan (TTP)
- Business Case Analysis (BCA)
- Training Project Plan (TPP)
- Evaluation Assessment Plan (EAP)
- Training evaluations and other assessments
- Development of curriculum/course management materials
Area 3: Curriculum Maintenance
Curriculum requires periodic updating, surveillance, interim changes, technical changes, enhancing, and modifications because of changes to equipment or procedures that impact training materials. These triggers include evaluation of training system and student performance and recommendations from users, instructors, managers and administrators. Also included in Area 3 are electronic conversions of legacy/hardcopy training products and instruction.
Area 4: Program Management and Staff Support
Area 4 includes training program management and staff support for Department of Defense training programs and organizations for specialized skill sets on a non-reoccurring or short-term basis in response to special projects, emergent requirements, or workforce gaps.
Area 5: Curriculum Development
Area 5 includes the development of effective training system(s) or course content implementing a new program, such as curriculum guides and ongoing and cyclical process updating. This area may also include the development of basic Technology Based Training (TBT) and/or multimedia interactivity training delivery tools including Interactive Multimedia Instruction (IMI), Interactive Courseware (ICW), modeling, simulation, and gaming.
All U.S. Navy, U.S. Marine Corps, and Department of Defense cardholders and contracting officers may use this BPA in accordance with their delegated purchase authority.
The Navy Ordering Guide for Use of Education and Training Services BPAs can be found through GSA eBuy website or by request to the SAIC Program Management Office (details below).