Working for equitable contracts and fair payment terms

Specialist Sub-Contract Management

Course length: 2 separate days of training

Suitable for

Project Managers, Contract Managers, Contract Supervisors, Site Supervisors, Sales Engineers, and other key staff with responsibility for ensuring that contractual obligations are met.

Provides

A comprehensive practical review of sub contract provisions
Looks at documentation and procedures and other related legal and contractual aspects relevant to the work of specialist construction companies.

About the course

  • Type of contract – Lump Sum/Re-measurement/Prime Cost/Guaranteed Maximum Price
  • Range of current Form of JCT Subcontracts
  • Range of current NEC Forms of subcontract
  • Popular amendments to Standard Forms
  • Bespoke subcontracts
  • Old standard subcontract Forms still being used
  • Design obligations and responsibilities
  • Nomination and naming
  • Precedents of documents, ambiguities and contradictions
  • Negotiation tactics
  • Bonds, warranties and guarantees, contractual and statutory limitation procedures
  • Ownership of goods and retention of title
  • Negligence, nuisance and other torts
  • Cash flow management and insolvency

Course dates

There are no dates, currently. Contact us if you would like to arrange training.

Course price

Member £ 220.00 + VAT
Non-member £ 270.00 + VAT

Course booking Terms and Conditions

  1. All course fees are payable in full at time of reservation unless agreed otherwise.
  2. A refund of 60% of the amount paid will be made in the event of receipt of written cancellation at least THREE weeks prior to the date of the course. No refund can be made on cancellation thereafter.
  3. Substitution of delegates (from the same company/firm) can be made at any time prior to the start of the course.
  4. All course documentation is provided solely for the private training and study purposes of individual delegates. Copyright is reserved on all material prepared and provided by the Confederation of Construction Specialists
  5. The Confederation of Construction Specialists reserves the right to make any alterations to course arrangements necessitated by circumstances beyond its control.
  6. Construction Contractual Dispute Avoidance Programme – candidates must pass all of the courses to be awarded the programme’s certificate. 

Terms of application

  1. We/I hereby apply for Associate Membership of the Confederation of Construction Specialists.
  2. We/I understand that Associate Membership does not confer voting rights under the Confederation’s constitution.
  3. We/I understand that when the Confederation refers a member company to an Associate, any advice or help given is under the Associate’s own PI Insurance.
  4. We/I agree that this application will not be approved until the Management Committee has been granted an opportunity to comment on the application.
  5. We/I undertake to fully comply with and be bound by the Constitution and Code of Practice on admission to membership of the Confederation.
  6. We/I have understand that notice of intended resignation from membership must be provided, in writing, to the Confederation’s administrative office at least two months in advance of the membership renewal date.
  7. We/I have noted that as an Associate Member we/I will pay the annual subscription of £270 + VAT.

Terms of application

  1. We/I hereby apply for Contractor Membership of the Confederation of Construction Specialists.
  2. We/I understand that Contractor Membership confers voting rights under the Confederation’s constitution.
  3. We/I understand that when the Confederation refers a member company to an Associate, any advice or help given is under the Associate’s own PI Insurance.
  4. We/I agree that this application will not be approved until the Management Committee has been granted an opportunity to comment on the application.
  5. We/I undertake to fully comply with and be bound by the Constitution and Code of Practice on admission to membership of the Confederation.
  6. We/I have understand that notice of intended resignation from membership must be provided, in writing, to the Confederation’s administrative office at least two months in advance of the membership renewal date.
  7. We/I have noted that as a Contractor Member we/I will pay the annual subscription according to the turnover bands shown below. (Select one.)