NEC3 : Engineering & Construction Contract - Introduction £260 (exc. VAT) All fees correct until end December 2017 All our courses can be offered as in-house training for further details please telephone: 01446 775959 or email:

The NEC3 family of contracts continues to be used for a wide range of projects including civil engineering, process engineering and buildings.

This one day course provides a background to the NEC3 family but also examines in detail the NEC3 Engineering & Construction Contract, particularly the payment and compensation event provisions

Course Objectives:

At the end of the course, participants should be able to:

Understand the NEC3 family of documents and appreciate the differences between NEC3 and other forms of contract

Appreciate the use of the main and secondary options

Understand the core clauses of the Engineering & Construction Contract

Appreciate the use of the Contract Data, Works and Site Information

Understand the roles and responsibilities of the key parties.

Course Outline:

Session 1: Background and Underlying Principles

Session 2: Roles under the ECC

Session 3: The NEC system and contract strategy – the options

Session 4: Contract documentation

Session 5 : Communications

Session 6: General Provisions and Contractor’s Main Responsibilities

Session 7: Time and the Programme

Session 8 : Testing and Defects

Session 9: Payment and the Schedules of Cost Components

Session 10: Compensation Events

Mode of Delivery:

This course consists of lectures supported by interactive case studies

Intended for:

Practitioners who need an awareness of the concept and practical issues regarding the NEC3 Engineering & Construction Contract.

Pre-course requirements:

It is essential for delegates to bring to the course a copy of the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract – April 2013

Course Duration:

1 day (6 hrs) IPD/CPD



7th February 2017 Bristol

20th April 2017 Glasgow

19th October 2017 Cardiff

23rd November 2017 Belfast

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