This course introduces the common aims and objectives of the NEC3 suite of contracts focusing on the main provisions and procedures of the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC).

Format and programme
Virtual classroom: one day or as 5 separate modules each lasting 90 minutes.
Face to Face classroom: one day

Course skill level

Who is this training for?
New users of the ECC and those wishing to consolidate their existing knowledge including:

  • Employers
  • Project sponsors
  • NEC Project Managers
  • NEC Supervisors
  • Designers
  • Contractors
  • Subcontractors
  • Quantity Surveyors
  • Commercial Managers
  • Planners

What will you learn?
Participants will learn the key principals behind NEC contracts and gain an appreciation of the main provisions of the ECC. The training will enable participants to develop an understanding of how the contract should be managed for the benefit of all parties involved in the delivery of a project

Main topics covered

  • Objectives of NEC contracts
  • Overview of the NEC forms
  • Structure of the ECC
  • ECC Main Options
  • Secondary X and Y Options
  • Dispute resolution W1 and W2
  • Identified and defined terms
  • Contract Data
  • Communications
  • Main responsibilities
  • Works Information and Site Information
  • Early warnings
  • Time and Accepted Programme
  • Testing and Defects
  • Payment
  • Compensation events
  • Title
  • Risks and Insurance
  • Termination

CPD Points
6 hours

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