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Solicitation Number: H92244-09-T-0086
Agency: Other Defense Agencies
Office: U.S. Special Operations Command
Location: Naval Special Warfare Development Group
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Combined Synopsis/Solicitation
Added: Jan 06, 2009 10:40 am

This is a combined synopsis/solicitation prepared in accordance with the format prescribed in Subpart 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; quotes are being accepted and a written solicitation will not be issued. The solicitation is being issued as a Request for Quote (RFQ); solicitation number is H92244-09-T-0086. A Firm Fixed Price (FFP) contract is contemplated. All responsible sources may submit a quotation which shall be considered by the agency.

The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular (FAC) 2005-28 effective 12 December 2008.

This procurement is small business set-aside and the associated NAICS 611699 code is with a standard business size of $7.0M. The Defense Priority and Allocation System (DPAS) rating for this procurement is DO-C9.

Section B Schedule of Supplies and Services

CLIN 0001 - The contractor shall provide a Brazilian jiu-jitsu instructor for sixteen (16) Naval Special Warfare Development Group (NSWDG) personnel. The instruction will be for five (5) days from 19-23 January 2009 for thirty (30) hours in South America. The instructor must be able to train sixteen (16) personnel at one time. The instructor must be a world class champion in Brazilian jiu-jitsu. The training must include the following ground fighting and defense techniques: front mount, guard, side control, mount, trap, roll, escaping, half guard, finishing moves, grappling rounds and drills, takedown and finishing techniques from the standup position, front guillotine, rear chokes, leg sweeps.

The instructor that the contractor provides must meet the following minimum qualifications: Must be a black belt instructor in Brazilian jiu-jitsu with at least twenty-five (25) years experience. Must have appeared in Mundial tournaments. Experience in teaching law enforcement to military and Special Forces. Must provide a Portuguese-English Translator with jiu-jitsu knowledge in order to translate the moves and the theory.

The following provisions and clauses are incorporated into the RFP:


FAR 52.202-1 Definitions (JUL 2004)
FAR 52.203-3 Gratuities (APR 1984)
FAR 52.203-6 Restriction on Subcontractor Sales to the Government (SEP 2006)
Alternate I (OCT 1995)
FAR 52.203-8 Cancellation, Rescission, and Recovery of Funds for Illegal or
Improper Activity (JAN 1997)
FAR 52.204-7 Central Contractor Registration (APR 2008)
FAR 52.209-1 Qualification Requirements (FEB 1995)
FAR 52.209-6 Protecting the Government's Interest When Subcontracting With
Contractors Debarred, Suspended, or Proposed for Debarment
(SEP 2006)
FAR 52.211-5 Material Requirements (AUG 2000)
FAR 52.211-15 Defense Priority and Allocation Requirements (APR 2008)
FAR 52.212-1 Instructions to Offerors Commercial Items (APR 2008)
FAR 52.212-4 Contract Terms and Conditions Commercial Items (FEB 2007)
FAR 52.212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes
DEV or Executive Orders Commercial Items (DEC 2008)
FAR 52.217-8 Option to Extend Services (NOV 1999)
FAR 52.217-9 Option to Extend the Term of the Contract (MAR 2000)
FAR 52.222-3 Convict Labor (JUN 2003)
FAR 52.222-21 Prohibition of Segregated Facilities (FEB 1999)
FAR 52.222-26 Equal Opportunity (MAR 2007)
FAR 52.222-35 Equal Opportunity for Special Disabled Veterans, Veterans of the
Vietnam Era and Other Eligible Veterans (SEP 2006)
Alternate I (DEC 2001)
FAR 52.222-36 Affirmative Action for Workers with Disabilities (JUN 1998)
FAR 52.222-37 Employment Reports on Special Disabled Veterans, Veterans of the
Vietnam Era and Other Eligible Veterans (SEP 2006)
FAR 52.225-13 Restrictions on Certain Foreign Purchases (FEB 2006)
FAR 52.227-1 Authorization and Consent (DEC 2007)
FAR 52.232-17 Interest (JUN 1996)
FAR 52.232-9 Limitation on Withholding of Payments (APR 1984)
FAR 52.232-17 Interest (JUN 1996)
FAR 52.232-18 Availability of Funds (APR 1984)
FAR 52.232-23 Assignment of Claims (JAN 1986)
FAR 52.232-33 Payment by Electronic Funds Transfer Central Contractor Registration
(OCT 2003)
FAR 52.232-35 Designation of Office for Government Receipt of Electronic Funds
Transfer Information (MAY 1999)
FAR 52.232-36 Payment by Third Party (MAY 1999)
FAR 52.233-1 Disputes (JUL 2002)
FAR 52.244-6 Subcontracts for Commercial Items (DEC 2008)
FAR 52.249-8 Default (Fixed-Price Supply & Services) (APR 1984)
DFARS 252.204-7004 Central Contractor Registration (SEP 2007) ALT A
DFARS 252.209-7004 Subcontracting with Firms that Are Owned or Controlled by the
Government of a Terrorist Country (DEC 2006)
DFARS 252.211-7003 Item Identification and Valuation (JUN 2005)
DFARS 252.212-7001 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statutes
(DEV) or Executive Orders Applicable to Defense Acquisitions of
Commercial Items (DEC 2008) (DEVIATION)
DFARS 252.225-7001 Buy American Act and Balance of Payments Program
(JUN 2005)
DFARS 252.225-7012 Preference for Certain Domestic Commodities (DEC 2008)
DFARS 252.232-7003 Electronic Submission of Payment Requests (MAR 2007)
DFARS 252.232-7010 Levies on Contract Payments (DEC 2006)
DFARS 252.243-7002 Requests for Equitable Adjustment (MAR 1998)
DFARS 252.247-7023 Transportation of Supplies by Sea (MAY 2002)
SOFARS 5652.233-9000 Independent Review of Agency Protests (JAN 2005)
SOFARS 5652.237-9000 Contractor Personnel Changes (JAN 1998)


Please note that due to character limitation in FedBizOpps, full text of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) can be accessed on the Internet at

All FAR representations and certifications shall be submitted through Online Representations and Certifications Application (ORCA) at

FAR 52.209-1 Qualification Requirements (FEB 1995)


(a) The Government will award a contract resulting from this solicitation to the responsible offeror whose offer conforming to the solicitation will be most advantageous to the Government, price and other factors considered.

The following factors shall be used to evaluate offers: proximity, technical, availability and price. The contractor shall provide the training program details for evaluation.

(b) Options. The Government will evaluate offers for award purposes by adding the total price for all options to the total price for the basic requirement. The Government may determine that an offer is unacceptable if the option prices are significantly unbalanced. Evaluation of options shall not obligate the Government to exercise the option(s).

(c) A written notice of award or acceptance of an offer mailed or otherwise furnished to the successful offeror within the time for acceptance specified in the offer, shall result in a binding contract without further action by either party. Before the offer's specified expiration time, the Government may accept an offer (or part of an offer), whether or not there are negotiations after its receipt, unless a written notice of withdrawal is received before award.

FAR 52.212-3 Offeror Representations and Certifications Commercial Items
(AUG 2007) Alternate I (APR 2002)
FAR 52.222-22 Previous Contracts and Compliance Reports (FEB 1999)
FAR 52.222-25 Affirmative Action Compliance (APR 1984)
FAR 52.222-39 Notification of Employee Reports Concerning Payment of Union Dues or
Fees (DEC 2004)
FAR 52.222-42 Statement of Equivalent Hires for Federal Hires (MAY 1989)
FAR 52.252-2 Clauses Incorporated by Reference (FEB 1998)
FAR 52.252-5 Authorized Deviations in Provisions (APR 1984)
FAR 52.252-6 Authorized Deviations in Clauses (APR 1984)
DFARS 252.212-7000 Offeror Representations and Certifications Commercial Items
(AUG 2007) Alternate I (APR 2002)
SOFARS 5652.201-9002 Authorized Changes Only By Contracting Officer (JAN 2005)
SOFARS 5652.204-9004 Foreign Persons (JAN 2006)
SOFARS 5652.215-9016 Technical and Contractual Questions Concerning This
Solicitation (JAN 2000)
SOFARS 5652.232-9003 Paying Office Instructions (2005)
SOFARS 5652.228-9000 Required Insurance (2003)

The Contractor shall not comply with any order, direction or request of Government personnel unless it is issued in writing and signed by the Contracting Officer, or is pursuant to specific authority otherwise included as part of this contract. Except as specified herein, no order, statement, or conduct of Government personnel who visit the contractor's facilities or in any other manner communicates with Contractor personnel during the performance of this contract shall constitute a change under the Changes clause in Section I. In the event the Contractor effects any change at the direction of any person other the Contracting Officer, the change will be considered to have been made without authority and no adjustment will be made in the contract price to cover any increase in cost incurred as a result thereof. The address and telephone number of the Contracting Officer is Leigh Walker, telephone (757) 893-2713.
All questions concerning this procurement, either technical or contractual must be submitted in writing to the Contracting Office. No direct discussion between the technical representative and a prospective offeror will be conducted unless it is deemed necessary by the Contracting Officer. Questions shall be sent via email to Ana Downes. Questions will be accepted until January 8, 2008 @ 1:00 p.m. The offeror agrees to hold the prices in its quote firm for 30 calendar days from the date specified for receipt of quotes. Only complete quotes will be considered for award.

Offerors must scrutinize this solicitation and ensure their proposals and submissions comply with all requirements. It is not sufficient to merely state your proposal complies with the solicitation requirements. You must clearly identify how your proposal meets ALL of the solicitation requirements.

Point of contact for this procurement is Ana Downes at All responsible sources may submit a quote, which shall be considered by NSWDG. Quotes must be received by Ana Downes by email at, phone: (757) 893-2722, fax at (757) 893-2957 or U.S. Postal mail addressed to NSWDG, Attn: Ana Downes (Contracts/N7), 1636 Regulus Avenue, Virginia Beach, Virginia 23461-2299 no later than 1:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) on 09 January 2008.

1636 Regulus Avenue, Building 313
Virginia Beach, Virginia 23461-2299
Ana M Downes,
Contract Specialist
Phone: 757-893-2722
Fax: 757-893-2957