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Construction Project Management: Delays and Disruption

This interactive live online session will take you through best practice procedures for dealing with delay and disruption on a project, using JCT2016 as a basis.

Fri 5 Apr 2019
11:30 AM - 01:00 PM
1.5 hrs Formal CPD
£50 + VAT


A construction project can be delayed or disrupted for a number of reasons. It is crucial to the proposed management of a construction project to understand the relevant events that can trigger a delay or disruption and then implement the correct process to manage the delay or disruption.

Learning outcomes

  • Identify the different relevant events
  • Apply your skills to recording delays and disruption
  • Prepare a Delay Notice
  • Apply your knowledge to Extension of Time Scenarios
  • Do a Cause and Effect Analysis
  • Keep records to assist in delay scenarios

Course pre-requisites

Attendees to this web class will benefits from a general understanding of construction contract management. The Course is based on the principles of JCT 2016, so some prior knowledge may be an advantage, but is not essential.


The course takes the form of a one and half hour interactive web class with power point slides, practical examples, exercises  and finishes with a questions and answers session.

About this course

Course content

  • Introduction to delays and disruption
  • Explanation and categorisation of Relevant Events
  • Explanation of a Good Delay Notice
  • Contractor’s obligations regarding delays
  • Architect / Contract Administrator’s obligations regarding Certification
  • Non Completion Certificates
  • Liquidated and Ascertained Damages
  • Methods and examples of Demonstrating Delays
  • Cause and Effect Schedules

Who should attend?

  • Commercial Managers of Construction Companies
  • Quantity Surveyors ( Main Contractor and Client Side )
  • Project Managers
  • Employers Agents
  • Contracts Administrators
  • Architects
  • All Building Professionals associated with building and construction projects
  • RICS , Chartered Institute of Building ( CIOB ), RIBA, Main Contractors


  • RICS professionals £50 + VAT
  • Non-RICS professionals £60 + VAT
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  • Mastercard

£50 + VAT