Date
November 4, 2021
COURSE DELIVERY
Virtual
START TIME
9.30am
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Course Description

The construction industry is becoming increasingly formal and contractual, and it has never been more important for everyone involved in the industry to understand the risks, obligations and administration requirements contained in construction contracts.  

This  course will provide delegates with a comprehensive understanding of the legal jargon contained in the various types of contracts used in the construction industry and more importantly, what they mean for the day of administration of contracts on site. It will focus on industry specific issues and the principles that underpin contracts in the construction sector. It will also give delegates a relevant introduction to contract law and some guides to clear drafting.

All attendees will receive a highly informative course pack to refer back to at any time.

Course Content

  • Introduction to contracts and contract law and general contract administration
  • Understanding legal terminology
  • Key Administration Clauses in Construction Contracts:
  • Extension of Time
  • Liquidated Damages
  • Variations
  • Claims
  • Sub-contractors, suppliers and third parties
  • Problem areas: Late payment, Force Majeure etc.
  • Security Documentation:
  • Bonds
  • Parent Company Guarantees
  • Collateral Warranties and Vesting Certificates
  • Remedies for Breach of Contract

Who Should Attend?

This course would be of interest to those who are currently working with any construction contracts whether standard (e.g. Public Works, RIAI, EI, NEC etc) or (as is increasingly the case) bespoke. Relevant to Contractors, Sub-contractors, Quantity Surveyors, Architects, Engineers, Project Managers, Owners, Procurement and Commercial Professionals and to anyone else looking to better understand the basic principles underpinning construction contracts.

Certification

On completion of this one-day training course, you will receive your CMG MasterClass Certificate of Attendance in Construction Contracts for Non-Legal Professionals. Please note certificates are issued at the close of the training course to participants on completion of the course. You will also receive a full Construction Contracts for Non-Legal Professionals course pack to refer back to at any time in the future. Please check directly with your association or awarding body to see how many points they will award.

Cost

An ‘Early Bird’ discounted rate of €425 is currently available. This training course normal rate is €495. Places are limited and are allocated on a first come first served basis. PLEASE NOTE THE EARLY BIRD RATE CLOSES 3 WEEKS PRIOR TO COURSE DATE. The course cost includes all course documentation, Construction Contracts for non-legal Professionals training pack and Certificates.

Tutor

Darren Isaacson
Head of Legal, Mercury Engineering

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