This course introduces the common aims and objectives of the NEC4 suite of contracts focusing on the main provisions and procedures of the NEC4 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 the training for?
New users of the ECC and those wishing to consolidate their existing knowledge including:

  • Clients
  • 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
  • Structure of an ECC contract
  • ECC Contract Main Options
  • Secondary X and Y Options
  • Dispute resolution
  • Identified and defined terms
  • Contract Data
  • Communications
  • Main responsibilities
  • Scope and Site Information
  • Early warnings
  • Time and Accepted Programme
  • Quality Management
  • Payment
  • Compensation events
  • Title
  • Liability and Insurance
  • Termination

CPD Points

 6 hours

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