Request for Training Consultancy Service In the field of
Train of Trainers (TOT) for Freelancers - Gaza Strip
GGateway is looking for a service provider(s) to deliver focused, 4-weeks training to target professional freelancers with strong technical skills to be qualified and professional freelancing trainers. The training shall be conducted by group of trainers who have senior experience (at least 5 years) on Freelancing Platform (Called online contractors in Gaza) in specific ICT field.
GGateway is the first end-to-end solution from academia to the private sector sustaining a commercially opportunity to the ICT local business growth challenges. After a two year test-bed in-house proving ICT services to five UNRWA projects, The Gaza Gateway was officially registered as 'GGateway for Outsourcing Information Technology', a Private Limited Entity (Pltd.), acting as a Social Enterprise. GGateway offers temporary employments and a learning environment for recent graduates, enhancing their skills to provide unique ICT services to the local market and to international clients in both English and Arabic.
The Middle East Partnership Initiative (MEPI) seeks innovative ideas and approaches to developing strong programs within and across the Middle East and North Africa. Supported by a MEPI grant and through “Youth Empowerment Through Online Freelancing and Remote Employment in Gaza” (YETOFREG) project, GGateway aims to qualify Gazan ICT professionals to be certified freelancing trainers and mentors through a 4 weeks internationally recognized training program on TOT for freelancing and remote working skills necessary to become freelance trainers. Freelancing trainers will be expected retain specific competencies to transfer the freelancing culture to other trainees such as client management, profile bid management, finance management, and high-level freelancing platform knowledge. The training will be carried out for 15 ICT technical professionals to be certified trainers in order to coach other junior professionals in other stages in the project. This Term of Reference (TOR) seeks a training provider to prepare and deliver TOT training that is customized for freelancers needs.
TOT for freelancers aims to:
-Participants have understood the basics of adult learning and are able to train a group using the proper tools and methodologies.
-Participants are able to identify training needs, design training sessions and workshops around those needs, and develop practical exercises and assessments.
-Participants have gained deeper knowledge about freelancing in general, contracting methods in freelancing, TOT skills and acquired advanced freelancing skills that will make them more competitive.
Interested service providers can receive the hard copy for the TOR starting Monday December 12th 2016, 10 a.m. from GGateway office in Gaza according to the following address: 7th floor – Al Jamal Building, 17th Square, Al Rashid Street, Gaza City.
-Mohammed Firwana: YETOFREG Project Coordinator
-Phone No. 08‐2622766
Submissions for Gaza bidders should be on hard copies in sealed envelopes and must be delivered to the above-mentioned address.
Pre-bid meeting is on Thursday, 15th December 2016.
All submissions must be delivered no later than Thursday, 22nd December 2016, 10 a.m.