The Training Systems Contract (TSC) is a group of multiple award Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity Contracts (ID/IQCs) intended to furnish NAWCTSD with a streamlined, quick reaction vehicle for the acquisition and support of training systems. There are two lots of contracts awarded under the TSC contracting vehicle (Lot I/full and open, Lot II/small business set-aside). MES was awarded one of the Lot II contracts. MES is one of only ten Lot II awardees that can compete for TSC III Lot II delivery orders.
The TSC program has been serving this requirement as a Multiple Award Contract (MAC) since FY00 and is entering its third generation. The TSC III scope will encompass Training Systems design, development, production, test and evaluation, delivery, modification, and support. Included within this scope is complementary Instructional Systems Development (ISD) products and complementary Training Systems Support, which includes Interim Contractor Support (ICS) or Contractor Engineering & Technical Services (CETS) and provisioning for the Initial Support Period (ISP). The TSC III MAC will serve as a viable acquisition alternative to fulfill within scope United States Navy and Marine Corps training systems requirements and those derived from end-users and customers consistent with NAWCTSD’s mission. The base ordering period is five years, with two one-year optional ordering periods.