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We provide high quality training on all areas concerning Construction and Property Professionals. No matter if you have a team of Quantity Surveyors who need to get up to speed on the latest NEC 4 contract or a facilities manager who wants to act as a CDM Co-ordinator we have the training course for you.

For the full list of all current courses see below:
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The Building Regulations Part B Fire Safety guidance and alternative compliance documents

Course Overview:
Building regulations are statutory instruments that seek to ensure that the policies set out in the relevant legislation are carried out
The Building Regulations Part B: Fire Safety document provides technical guidance for all buildings to ensure buildings are designed and constructed with acceptable levels of fire safety compliance.
This updated 1 - day course will discuss all aspects of fire safety guidance contained in the two volumes including volume 1 dwelling houses and volume 2 buildings other than dwelling houses.
Other fire safety standards and related fire safety guidance will be discussed, including the Regulatory Reform (fire safety) Order 2005.

Benefits of the course:
• It provides an in depth understanding of the requirements of Part B fire safety design of the Building Regulations and is an important part of any construction professional’s role in designing and constructing buildings to provide an acceptable level of fire safety.
• It removes some of the myths that have evolved over the years regarding the complexity of building fire safety requirements.
• The ability to navigate through the complexities of the documents.
• Access the speaker’s wealth of knowledge in the application of the fire safety requirements for all buildings.
• Practical examples and solutions on how to achieve compliance for some of the more common building situations.
• Provides an understanding of alternative standards available to provide compliance.

The Must Know Guide to Construction Contract Principles

Category: Contract and Law
This highly interactive 1 day course is delivered by practising barristers and adjudicators who are highly competent knowledge transfer speakers. The course has been designed to meet the needs of foundation and practitioner level delegates, and to give a greater understanding of UK construction contract law. It is aimed at anyone who has a contractual aspect to their job role, and would benefit from a rounded understanding of laws that underpin the majority of contracts in the construction industry.

The course begins by reviewing all the legal principles, including an understanding of the formation of contract, offer and acceptance, rejection and counter offer and acceptance. Delegates will then review the main contract terms and conditions and the impacts that arise from common mistakes. The aspects of contract breach, damages and claims are fully defined, discussed and reviewed leading onto potential problem areas and risk factors to consider.

Benefits of this course:
• Brush up on knowledge of the Construction Act and Supply of Goods and Services Act
• Gain understanding of the rudimentary concepts of Contract
• Recognise legal principles relating to contract terms
• Become conversant in conditions warranties and terms
• Learn how to risk profiles for the different forms
• Realise how subcontract relationships arise
• Grasp the concepts of collateral warranties bonds parent company guarantees
• Spot pitfalls in construction contracts
• Comprehend the issues of damages, liquidated or unliquidated
• Awareness of the dangers and procedures for termination
• Benefit from a post seminar helpline facility

The Project Managers NEC Bootcamp

Category: Contract and Law
Potential and current project managers will be gather extensive knowledge on the workings of the NEC together with practical project management skills. A must-have for all project managers working with NEC contracts, this course not only covers principle skills of PM, such as, stakeholder management, working structures and project monitoring, but also provides a wealth of key tips aligned specifically to the NEC 4 forms of contract.

Highly qualified and with practical experience our speakers will guide delegates through the course, providing real, anecdotal evidence of what to do to be a successful project manager and what not to do!

Benefits of this course:
• Get to grips with the technical jargon, buzzwords and acronyms in project management
• Learn the principles behind the NEC 3 suite of contracts
• Recognise the key mechanisms and procedures of a Project Manager working under the NEC3
• Feel confident engaging with our project managers and construction professionals
• Hands on workshops ensuring maximum learning
• Understand how to be a dynamic, self-assured PM
• Benefit from a post-seminar helpline facility

Working with FIDIC Contracts

Also available in-house - call 0845 313 414 for costs

This 1 DAY COURSE will explain the philosophy behind the full range of the FIDIC family of contracts (1987 and 1999) and will focus on the provisions of the Conditions of Contract for Construction for Building and Engineering Works designed by the Employer but will also consider the other forms available.

The differences between the FIDIC contracts and the NEC and ICE will also be explained, as well as the use and significant features of FIDIC forms.

FIDIC Family of Contracts and Documents
Allocation of Risks and Responsibilities
Management Procedures
Construction Act

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