Creating Successful RFPs for Certification Programs
This toolkit is designed to help certifying organizations develop a Request for Proposals (RFP) for examination development and/or examination administration activities.While the scope of this toolkit focuses on examination development and examination administration services, users may adapt the guidelines and tools for other types of RFPs. The toolkit includes a complete RFP template to customize to each program or organization.
Develop the RFP
Addresses key considerations to develop the RFP including scope of work, timeline, and criteria to review the proposals.
Distribute the RFP
Addresses key considerations in distributing the RFP and managing the process to collect proposals and conduct interviews.
Addresses key considerations for analyzing the proposals, applying review criteria, and selecting a partner.