Mastering Construction & Engineering Contracts- NEC4

NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC) Training

Overview:

In this course, we will cover the history of the NEC Contracts and how contracts came about. We will focus on the selection of the main and secondary options in terms of procuring an NEC contract.

An in depth look will be taken of the different and distinct roles and responsibilities of the project manager and the supervisor. Payment provisions, compensation events, Cost Components, and Quality control will be topics that will be covered throughout this course as well.

A very important part of understanding these contracts with all them amendments are Dispute Resolution and the Claims thereof which is a vital part of this course and will also be catered for by our speaker.

Who is For?

Contractors, Subcontractors, Engineers, Consultants. Quantity Surveyors, Lawyers; Advocates, Architects, Landscape Architects, Project Managers; Technologists; Construction Health And Safety Agents And Officers; Arbitrators, Mediators, Legislators, Procurement Sales And Financial And Anyone Else With An Interest In Construction Contracts Or The Built Environment Is Welcome And Will Certainly Benefit From Attending This Accredited Training Webinar.

Date:

20-21 June 2024

Time:

8:30 – 16:30

Accreditation:

2 CPD Points ECSA

Fees:

R6490 ex vat (Early Bird)
R6999 ex vat (Standard)

About:

This is a intensive  2-day interactive training webinar covering in detail the NEC4 Engineering and Construction (ECC) Contract specifically for Built Environment Professionals,

The training is accredited with the following councils/associations:

ECSA- 2 CPD Points

Catering services will be offered by UBER Eats- Delegates to receive meal vouchers Daily, provided Uber Eats is available in your area*

Presented by Gavin Weiman

Session 1

History And Introduction To Nec Contracts:

  • A Brief History Of The Nec And How These Contracts Came About Will Be Given. This Will Provide Learners With A Better Appreciation Of The Main Differences Between This Form Of Contracts And Others And Will Focus On The Nature Of The Partnering Relationship Between The Parties And How This Potentially Affects Both Their Behavior And Rights.

Procuring A NEC Contract:

  • This Section Of The Course Will Focus On The Selection Of The Main And Secondary Options. The Differences Between The Main Options Will Be Examined As Will The Effect Of Selecting Or Of Not Selecting A Secondary Option. Attention Will Also Be Given To The Preparation Of And Application Of The Contract Data. Attention Will Also Be Given To The Importance And Preparation Of The Works And Site.

Session 2

Role Of The Project Manager And Supervisor:

  • An In Depth Look Will Be Taken Of The Different And Distinct Roles And Responsibilities Of The Project Manager And The Supervisor As Well As Aspects Relating To The Management And Administration Of Nec Contracts Generally.

Use Of The Program And Early Warnings:

  • The Importance, Use Of And Provisions Relating To The Supply And Revision Of The Program Will Be Discussed As Will Be Early Warnings. The Relationship Between Early Warnings And Compensation Events Will Be Highlighted As Will The Consequences Of Failing To Give Early Warnings.

Payment Provisions:

  • The Provisions Applicable To Payment, Payment Certificates, Time For Payment And Remedies In Case Of Non-Payment Or Late Payment Will Be Examined And Discussed.

Session 3

Compensation Events:

  • Each Of The Compensation Events Will Be Discussed And Examined In Detail. The Procedures Relating To Notifying Compensation Events Will Be Explained As Will All Aspects Relating To The Submission And Preparation Of Quotations As Well As Their Assessment.

Use Of The Schedule Of Cost Components:

  • An In Depth Look Will Be Taken At The Schedule Of Cost Components. The Differing Use And Application Of The Schedule Under The Various Main Options Will Be Examined And Explained.

Session 4

Quality Control:

  • Provisions Relating To Tests And Defects Will Be Examined And Discussed. The Issue And Importance Of The Defects Certificate As Well As The Defects Correction Period Will Be Examined.

Dispute Resolution And Claims:

  • The Role And Function Of The Adjudicator And Other Relevant Dispute Resolution Mechanisms Will Be Discussed As Will The Procedures And Timelines Relating To The Declaration And Submission Of Claims.

*Various Case Studies And Scenarios From The Facilitator And Delegation Throughout The Course To Look Forward To As This Is An Interactive Workshop.

How Much?

Early Bird: R6490 + vat
Standard: R6999+ vat

When?

Date: 20-21 June 2024
Time: 08:00am 16:30pm (CAT Daily)

Discounts?

3-5: 5% off
6-10: 10% off
+11: 15% off

FAQ:

This is a intensive  2-day interactive training webinar covering in detail the NEC4 Engineering and Construction (ECC) Contract specifically for Built Environment Professionals,

The training is accredited with the following councils/associations:

ECSA- 2 CPD Points

Catering services will be offered by UBER Eats- Delegates to receive meal vouchers Daily, provided Uber Eats is available in your area*

Presented by Gavin Weiman

What Do I Need?

Each delegate will need the following to attend:

  • Steady Internet connection for the duration of the training
  • Laptop / PC / Smart Phone and Power supply (Charger)
  • Zoom Meeting Software installed onto your laptop /
  • PC / Smart Phone
  • Quiet Space

Preferable but not compulsory:

  • Headset / Ear Phones to clearly hear the facilitator

About The Trainer?

Gavin Weiman is a highly experienced attorney, consultant and training facilitator, with extensive (over 25 years) legal experience and (over 19 years) business consulting and training facilitation experience. Gavin has been providing legal and contract centric consulting services, training and skills transfer services to commercial business, public entities and other consulting organisations and training organizations. His special area of interest is contracting and the law and its relationship to business and the economic world. Gavin is the originator of Contract Centric Management™.

Terms & Conditions

Payment Terms:

  • Payment is required within five (5) working days on receipt of tax invoice.
  • Following completion and return of the registration form, full payment is required within five (5) working days from receipt of tax invoice.
  • We reserve the right to refuse admission and withhold CPD points and certificate if payment is not received on time, a payment or an official purchase order must be received prior to the conference or training seminar.

Fees:

  • Fees are exclusive of VAT
  • Bulk discounts are not calculated on early bird price. Invoiced amounts need to be paid on or before the early bird date to receive the rate.

Cancellation Policy:

  • All cancellations must be sent in writing at least 10 working days prior to the event.
  • Cancellations within 10 working days before the event starts will not receive any refund and will be liable for the full invoiced amount, however, a substitution of the delegate will be allowed.

Indemnity:

  • Should for any reason outside the control of BEST Training events, the dates or speakers change, or the event is cancelled due to an act of terrorism, extreme weather conditions or industrial action, BEST Training shall endeavour to reschedule but the client hereby indemnifies and holds BEST Training harmless from and against any and all costs, damages and expenses, including attorney’s fees, which are incurred by the client.
  • The construction, validity and performance of this agreement shall be governed in all respects by the laws of South Africa and to the exclusive jurisdiction of whose courts the parties hereby agree to submit.

No-shows:

  • Registrants who do not attend the event, without written notices as per the cancellation policy will be liable for 100% of the invoiced amount.

Important Notice:

  • The booking form below constitutes as a legal binding contract.
    Whilst every reasonable effort will be made to adhere to the advertised brochure(s), BEST Training reserves the right to change dates of events if the need arises.

GET IN TOUCH WITH US

We want to hear from you. The team at BEST Training has experience in the Built Environment and offers a range of various courses and webinars when you need it most.

If you have ANY questions, contact us.