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Construction Project Management - Variations Management

Web class Online, 31 Jan 2018

A variation to a contract is one of the main reasons that a contract can fall into dispute. To avoid this potentially costly delay, issuing, valuing and then managing a variation to a contract properly is extremely important.

This session will take you the best practice contract procedures for the variation of a contract, using JCT 2011 as a basis, including how to issue instruction, keeping records and how to value variations. 


  • Introduction to Variations
  • Definition of a Variation
  • Formats of Instructing Variations
  • Provisional Sums ( Defined and Undefined )
  • Methods and examples of Valuing Variations
  • Variation Management
  • Record Keeping
  • Change control procedures
  • Summary

Who Should Attend

  • Commercial Managers of Construction Companies
  • Quantity Surveyors ( Main Contractor, Subcontractor and Client Side )
  • Project Managers
  • Employers Agents
  • Contract Administrators
  • Architects

Price Excl. VAT

£40.00 for RICS members

£40.00 for non-members