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NAFA Issues RFP for Subject Matter Experts to Develop Department of Transportation Guides


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Release date: 10/14/2019

NAFA Fleet Management Association seeks  Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) to write an educational Resource Guide from a detailed outline provided and to create the associated Study Guide for a Department of Transportation (DOT) Module. Once these refence materials are developed, NAFA intends to add them as a complete module of its Certified Automotive Fleet Manager (CAFM) certification program.  This SME could be any qualified individual or organization.
 
The existing outline covers the following topics:  Intro to the DOT, NHTSA regulations, FMCSA regulations, NSC regulations in Canada, and DOT program implementation A full content outline will be provided to the selected SMEs. Bids will be accepted for the entire module, or for individual chapters.


REQUESTED SERVICES (Not limited to the following):
  • Review the existing draft and coordinate a final content outline with NAFA staff and committees
  • Create a timeline to deliver draft and final versions of each Chapter
  • Meet with/interview NAFA SMEs as necessary
  • Develop all new content, with references (where appropriate)
  • Deliver a final edited version of both a Resource and Study Guide to NAFA no later than February 28th, 2020.
 
PROPOSAL REQUIREMENTS:
  • Please provide a written proposal covering the following:
    • Knowledge of the subject(s)
    • Experience in Guide Development
    • Experience with Certification Program
    • Proven written communication skills
    • References who have first-hand knowledge of simular work accomplished
    • Estimated time to complete the drafts of each Chapter as well as a revision timeline.
    • Price
 
 
Questions can be directed to Kate Vigneau, CAFM, at KVigneau@nafa.org or Pam Nobles, at pnobles@nafa.org.
 
All proposals should be sent to kvigneau@nafa.org by November 14th, 2019.
 Selected SME(s) will be notified by November 20th, 2019.