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Pre-Contract Project Management Techniques

Pre-Contract Project Management is the early planning stage in project development management, and is one of the key criteria to a successful project management.

Wed 21 Nov 2018
09:00 AM - 05:00 PM
REDAS, Singapore Shopping Centre, 190 Clemenceau Avenue #07-01, Singapore, 239924

Eligible for e2i and/or UTAP funding support

SGD650 + 7% GST


Pre-contract phase often overlook the cycle of contract project management and is essential for a company to engage the team involved in the project from the initial stage. The techniques in Pre-Contract Project Management provides specific guidance on the issues that will impact upon the development cycle and is relevant to all are involved in the key phases of development management.

Learning objectives

After this programme, you will be able to:

  • Develop a development brief.
  • Raise questions in detail to complete a development appraisal.
  • Identify the ins and outs of planning and development control.
  • Assess the various procurement routes one may take.
  • Recognise and distinguish the important aspects of project funding and finance.
  • Understand and identify the various impacts on the phases of development.
  • Understand the strategies to control the impacts.

In collaboration with

Who is this for?

  • Construction professionals in the construction sector: developers, main and sub-contractors, engineers,quantity surveyors, planning surveyors, building planning consultants, architects, designers, project management surveyors or contract administrators
  • Non-construction professionals that are looking to expand their knowledge into the construction sector: building owners, investors, lawyers or fund managers
  • Professional looking to develop and gain knowledge of how to administer and manage project data from the initial stage before contract is awarded

Meet the trainer

David Kelly, B. Build (CE)(hons), FAIQS, MRICS, ARI, ACIArb

David is an eminent construction industry professional, possessing a background in Quantity Surveying and has also written and published a number of books and written articles covering a wide range of aspects of construction and dispute related matters.

During his 30 years career, David has been involved in a variety of sectors and worked around the globe. In a book by Joe M. Powell of Rice University Building Institute called “The New Competitiveness in Design and Construction”, David was described as one of 80 International Market Leaders in the construction industry globally.

In 2000, David was awarded the AIQS’s President’s Medal for services to the profession.


Funding is available for Singaporeans and Permanent Residents (whether you work at SMEs or non-SMEs).

  • Eligibility for Employment and Employability Institute (e2i) funding capped at $270 per Singaporean/PR participant (regardless for SMEs or Non-SMEs).
  • UTAP funding for NTUC members (individual funding) of up to 50% of the course fee (capping at maximum $250 per year). Please apply funding through the U Portal only after the completion of the course.
  • RICS professional SGD650 + 7% GST
  • Non-RICS professional SGD850 + 7% GST
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SGD650 + 7% GST