Comparing Construction Contracts


This is a fully online construction contracts course – the first of its kind in South Africa.

Construction projects are never a simple business. Despite even the most thorough preparation, things can (and often do) go wrong. This course takes a comparative look at the main contracts used and highlights the following:

• Language and drafting
• Sub-contractors
• Early warning
• Instructing and valuing Variations
• Claims procedure and time barring
• Dispute resolution

The online Comparing Construction Contracts course compares the essential clauses in the four construction contracts as prescribed by the CIDB.

The course is separated into nine lessons covering the similarities and differences in the NEC3, JBCC, FIDIC and GCC 2015 contracts documents.

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The course consists of the following lessons:

  • Introduction
  • Lesson 1 – Distinguishing Features
  • Lesson 2 – Structure
  • Lesson 3 – Parties and Role Players
  • Lesson 4 – Subcontracting
  • Lesson 5 – Time and Change Management
  • Lesson 6 – Variations
  • Lesson 7 – Claims
  • Lesson 8 – Suspension and Termination
  • Lesson 9 – Dispute Resolution