Construction Contracts Masterclass

An Intensive 5-day Training Course

Construction Contracts Masterclass

Developing & Managing Successful Construction Contracts

Construction Contracts Masterclass

Scheduled Dates

Classroom

23 - 27 Sep 2024 London - UK $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
23 - 27 Dec 2024 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
16 - 20 Jun 2025 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
29 Sep - 03 Oct 2025 London - UK $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT
29 Dec 2025 - 02 Jan 2026 Dubai - UAE $5,950 RESERVE A SEAT

Online

23 - 27 Sep 2024 Online $3,950 RESERVE A SEAT
29 Sep - 03 Oct 2025 Online $3,950 RESERVE A SEAT

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Why Choose this Training Course?

This PetroKnowledge Construction Contracts Masterclass training course enhances and develops expertise in construction contracting. Construction projects have a history of contractual disputes and conflict. These problems have reduced the efficiency and profitability of developments. Both engineering and construction tend to attract contractual problems because of the complex nature of the work itself, and also the complicated commercial arrangements involved.

The purpose of this Construction Contracts Masterclass training course is to help delegates understand the reasons why such problems arise, and how to avoid them in the future. Many contracts are now being conducted in a different way to the traditional approach, and this training seminar will explore modern techniques for contracting as well as highlights risks and pitfalls. By undertaking this course you will become more efficient and effective at construction contracting.

This Construction Contracts Masterclass training course will highlight:

  • Exploring major issues in engineering and construction contracting
  • Analyze why things so often go wrong
  • Discussion of ways to improve
  • Explain how a more collaborative approach might benefit engineering and construction projects
  • Analysis of real issues from real projects

What are the Goals?

At the end of this Construction Contracts Masterclass training course, you will learn to:

  • Understand how contracts work, and why they sometimes cause problems
  • Address specific clauses and provisions that are a common source of problems
  • Develop thinking around more collaborative approaches to achieve success
  • Analyze the dangers that such approaches bring, and how to minimize problems
  • Understand how to resolve disputes quickly and efficiently

Who is this Training Course for?

This Construction Contracts Masterclass training course is suitable to a wide range of professionals but will greatly benefit: 

  • Project Managers
  • Contract Managers
  • Contract Personnel
  • Construction Professionals
  • Cost Consultants and Quantity Surveyors
  • Procurement Personnel
  • Project Engineers
  • Contract Engineers
  • Anybody involved in construction and engineering contracts

How will this Training Course be Presented?

This PetroKnowledge training course will be delivered using a mixture of trainer-led discussion, using real examples wherever possible, and group exercises to develop new ways of thinking around the whole issue of engineering and construction contracts and their associated problems. The training seminar will be highly interactive and will encourage delegates to bring their own scenarios and issues for discussion with an experienced practitioner.

Organisational Impact

This Construction Contracts Masterclass training course will deliver the following benefits:

  • Enhanced understanding of contractual issues involved in engineering and construction contracts
  • More efficient contracts
  • A wider range of possible contracting options
  • Resolving disputes quicker and more efficiently
  • Projects will be more successful
  • Reduced project times and improved profitability

Personal Impact

This Construction Contracts Masterclass training course will deliver the following benefits:

  • Better understanding of the problems that can arise and how to avoid them
  • Deeper appreciation of how to create solution to problems
  • Knowledge of modern methods for contracting for engineering and construction projects
  • Understanding how greater collaboration can, if handled properly, reduce conflict
  • Better skills and techniques for resolving disputes
  • Wider skill base, meaning greater scope for career development

Daily Agenda

Day One: Different Contracting Structures  
  • Issues with construction and engineering contracts
  • Traditional contracting structures
  • Modern contracting structures
  • Use of standard forms
  • Different legal systems
Day Two: Issues in Engineering and Construction Contracts 
  • Problems with competitive tendering
  • Standard of work
  • Design Responsibility
  • Fitness for Purpose
  • Indemnities
  • Insurance
Day Three: Claims and Variations  
  • Programme of work
  • Scope of work variations
  • Extension of time
  • Concurrent delay
  • Force Majeure
Day Four: Liability  
  • Copyright in plans
  • Limits of Liability
  • Contract Liability
  • Liquidated damages and penalties
  • Liability under law
Day Five: Resolving Disputes
  • Amicable settlement
  • Litigation
  • Arbitration
  • Expert Determination
  • Termination

Certificate

  • On successful completion of this Training Course / Online Training Course, a PetroKnowledge Certificate / E-Certificate will be awarded to the delegates.

In Association With

GLOMACS Training

Our collaboration with GLOMACS aims to provide the best training services and benefits for our valued clients

Oxford Management Centre

Our collaboration with Oxford Management Centre aims to provide the best training services and benefits for our valued clients.

The Energy Training Centre

Our collaboration with The Energy Training Centre aims to provide the best training services and benefits for our valued clients.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • To register online through our website, please click “Enroll Now” on the course page, complete and submit the form. A confirmation e-mail and instructions will be sent to the participant’s e-mail.
  • You may also get in touch with our Registration Team on
    +971 50 981 7386 | +971 2 557 7389 or send an email to [email protected]

  • Payments can be made in USD or UAE local currency AED (Arab Emirates Dirhams) either by Bank Transfer or by Credit Card. Our Bank Account details will be provided on the invoice.
  • Course fees are payable upon booking unless a valid, authorized Purchase Order is provided and accepted.
  • Invoices will be sent via email/courier to the ID/name and address provided.
  • The course fee shall be settled prior to course start date. Corporate payments with existing payment policy shall be relayed to us in advance.

Upon successful registration online, enrolment on the respective training course will be confirmed by Registration Team by e-mail along with the invoice and joining instruction.

For corporate fees and group registration, please send your query to [email protected].

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