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Solicitation Number: FDA-SOL-1062936
Agency: Department of Health and Human Services
Office: Food and Drug Administration
Location: Office of Acquisitions and Grants Services - Rockville
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January 19, 2010
Dr. Randy Worobo

Geneva, New York 14456
United States
Added: Nov 09, 2009 3:36 pm
This is a combined synopsis/solicitation for commercial items prepared in accordance with the format in FAR 12.6, as supplemented with additional information in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation;proposals are being requested and a written solicitation will not be issued. This solicitation is issued as a Request for Proposal and is identified as FDA-SOL-1062936. The solicitation document and incorporated provisions and clauses are those in effect through Federal Acquisition Circular 05-36. This requirement is a

small business set-aside. The associated NAICS Code 611710 with a size standard of $7M. It is anticipated that the award will be made for a one (1) year base and two (2) option year contract periods. Prospective offerors are responsible for downloading the solicitation and any amendments. It is the offeror's responsibility to monitor the FedBizOpps website for the release of any amendments to this solicitation.

see attached Solicitation FDA-SOL-1062936 and attachments

PERIOD OF PERFORMANCE: one base year and two (2) one year option

ANTICIPATED PERFORMANCE: January 1, 2010 through December 31, 2012

PAYMENT: 30 days after receipt of a proper invoice

CCR: Vendors must be registered in the Central Contractor Register (CCR) prior to the award of a contract. You may register by going to You will need your Dun & Bradstreet number and banking information.

ANTICIPATED AWARD DATE: The anticipated award date is January 1, 2010; however, all dates in this announcement are subject to change.

PROVISIONS and CLAUSES: The provisions at FAR 52.212-1, Instructions to Offerors Commercial Items applies to this solicitation. An addendum is attached to this provision. Offerors shall include a completed copy of the provision at FAR 52.212-3, Offeror Representations and Certifications Commercial Items. The clause at FAR 52.212-4, Contract Terms and Conditions, Commercial Items applies to this acquisition. An addendum is attached to this provision. The Clause at FAR 52.212-5 Contract Terms and Conditions Required to Implement Statues or Executive Orders, Commercial Items applies to this acquisition. The following FAR clauses cited are applicable: 52.219-9, FAR 52.222-3, FAR 52.222-19, FAR 52.222-21, FAR 52.222-26, FAR 52.222-35, FAR 52.222-36, FAR 52.225-1, FAR 52.225-5, FAR 52.225-13, FAR 52.232-33. Clauses and provisions are incorporated by reference and

apply to this acquisition.

QUESTIONS DEADLINE: All questions are to be submitted via email to, no later November 16, 2009, 10:00 am Eastern Standard Time.

PROPOSALS DUE: All PROPOSALS are due to:, no later than 10:00 AM, Easter Standar Time on November 23, 2009.

Added: Nov 17, 2009 9:56 am
Question 1

1. Does this solicitation contain 2 separate week long classes or are the classes combined into one week long course?

Answer: 1: The new courses will be 4 1/2 days long.

Question 2

2. When would the class schedule with locations be available for review?

Answer 2: Below is the current schedule:


Juice HACCP and Conducting Juice Inspections

Madison, WI



Juice HACCP and Conducting Juice Inspections

Phoenix, AZ



Juice HACCP and Conducting Juice Inspections

Orlando, FL


Question 3

3. Within the solicitation, is there money allotted for internship potential?

Answer 3: At this time no funding is available for internship.

Question 4:

4. Can you clarify if there are 2 courses or 3 courses?. The

following excerpt from the RFP needs to be clarified.

Answer 4: Same answer as Answer Number 1

Question 5:

5. Is it possible to see the two food safety courses already


Answer 5: Same answer as Answer Number 2

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Other (Draft RFPs/RFIs, Responses to Questions, etc..)
Posted Date:
November 9, 2009
Solciitation.doc (654.50 Kb)
Description: See attached Solicitation FDA-SOL-1062936
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United States
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