Construction Contracts
Construction Contracts
26 Sep 2023
R 12190.00

Brief Description
The short course in Construction Contracts introduces you to the law of contracts and, more specifically, the various types of construction contracts used in the current South African construction and built environments. Not only will you gain exposure to different building and contractor agreements, but you will also get access to an in- depth knowledge base of professional liability, professional service agreements (PROCSA) and contract standards such as the Joint Building Contracts Committee (JBCC), New Engineering Contract (NEC), Fédération Internationale des Ingénieurs-Conseils (FIDIC) and General Conditions of Contract (GCC).
Successful completion of this course will be recognised towards the similar module presented on the Comprehensive Project Management Programme for Built Environment Practitioners (CPMP).
Learning Outcomes
After successfully completing the course, you will be more familiar with the standard construction contracts as endorsed by the CIBD (including the FIDIC, GCC, NEC and JBCC) professional liability and PROCSA contracts used for the appointment of consultants, and the JBCC Principal Building Agreement, Minor Works Agreement, as well as Nominated and Selected Subcontractor Agreement.
Course Content
  • Law of contracts
  • International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC) contracts
  • General Conditions of Contract (GCC) for Construction Works
  • JBCC Principal Building Agreement
  • JBCC Minor Works Agreement
  • JBCC Nominated and Selected Subcontractor Agreement
  • CIDB Standard for Uniformity in Construction Procurement
  • New Engineering Contract (NEC)
  • Dispute Resolution
Please note: You will be required to bring your own laptop to the contact sessions. (Laptops can also be rented at an additional cost.)
Entry Requirements
Prospective delegates should at least have a National Senior Certificate (Grade 12) or equivalent qualification and/or relevant work experience in the built environment.

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Built Environment and Construction
Who Should attend:
This course is ideal for you if you are seeking to gain exposure to the law of contracts and the types of construction contract within your respective role in project management whether as property developer or manager, property and real estate practitioner (in government or privately), financier, contractor or construction manager.
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Contact Sessions
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