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NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract Explained

Identify the purpose, function and structure of the NEC 4 contract, and review common clauses that can lead to disputes and their potential remedies.

One-day course

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Thu 26 Sep 2019
09:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Novotel London Waterloo, 113 Lambeth Road, London, SE1 7LS
6 hours formal CPD
£292.5 + VAT


The NEC suite of contracts are widely used both domestically and internationally. Each contract in the suite has its own specific function depending on the project and it is therefore essential to know when, why and how to use the contracts.

Case studies and examples will form the basis of this course.

Course Structure

The course will be delivered combining technical references and practical exercises. The subject matter expert will explore real life examples that will support consolidating the knowledge through an open discussion environment.

Learning Objectives

  • Know why, when and how to use NEC4 Contract suite and the differences between NEC3
  • Apply core NEC4 contract administration principles including early warning process, Accepted Programme and compensation event process
  • Identify common pitfalls and potential remedies
  • Employ a risk management strategy under the NEC

Who should attend

All professionals who are involved in the use of NEC Contracts, Surveyors, project managers, contractors (such as Main contractors, Commercial managers, Sub contract surveyors) and developers. Delegates should bring a copy of the Standard Contract – the NEC: Engineering & Construction Contract.


  • RICS professionals Early Bird - 10% Off - Book before 15 Aug £292.5 + VAT
  • Standard £325 + VAT
  • Non-RICS professionals Early Bird - 10% Off - Book before 15 Aug £378 + VAT
  • Standard £420 + VAT
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£292.5 + VAT