The course is aimed at lawyers who are looking to develop a practice in construction law and experienced construction professionals who wish to deepen their understanding of the law.
Day One
  • Formation of contracts
  • Contract documents – what is and is not included?
  • The basic legal constituents of a construction contract
  • The standard forms – JCT, ICC (ICE), NEC & FIDIC
  • Implied terms
  • Subcontracts & works contracts
  • Collateral warranties and performance bonds
  • Working with others - architects, engineers, contract administrators, project managers & quantity surveyors
  • Interim & final payments
  • Changes & variations

Day Two 
  • When things don’t go to plan
  • Liquidated damages
  • Practical/substantial completion
  • Defects liability or rectification period
  • Indemnity & insurance
  • Termination
  • Contractors’ claims
  • Notices
  • Delay, disruption & acceleration
  • Extensions of time
  • Concurrent delay – What is the correct approach?
  •  Issues Arising from Disruption via Multiple Causes
  • Ownership of float
  • Proof of causation – Critical path method
  • Expert evidence
  • Direct & indirect costs and interest
  • Compromises - What should be covered?
  • Time bars & final certificates
  • Smash & grab claims
  • Dispute resolution – the options available
  • Litigation tactics
Darryl Royce

Darryl Royce

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The course was really good, lots of useful info. Instructor was knowledgeable, witty and engaging!

Thoroughly enjoyed the presentation from Mr Royce, who has a huge amount of experience which added a great deal of value and context to the theory.

This is a very informative course.

The trainer was very knowledgeable and a nice guy.

Very experienced and knowledgeable speaker. Skillfully condensed a large area into a two day course.

A very good course and informative on case law relating to construction law. Gave a comprehensive overview of the subject.

Available dates (5)
Wed 1 Apr 2020 - 9:30AM London Become a VIP and get your first 3 hours' FREE£960
Mon 22 Jun 2020 - 9:30AM London £960
Tue 15 Sep 2020 - 9:30AM London £960
Mon 12 Oct 2020 - 9:30AM Manchester £960
Mon 7 Dec 2020 - 9:30AM London £960
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Course Notes - Certificate in Construction Law £240

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