Civil Engineering Law and Contract Management

What will I learn?
The course will cover:

  • Contract Strategy
  • Contract Law
  • Law of Tort
  • Contract Management with NEC3
  • Contract Documents
  • Liability and Health and Safety
  • CDM Regulations
  • Insurance and Bonds
  • Dispute Resolution.

How will I benefit?
The course will focus on Contract Procedure for NEC3 and will be based on the syllabus for the Institution of Civil Engineers Examinations which takes place in June. If you’re wishing to take those exams you will be able to do so in Leeds at an additional charge.

  • Contract Strategy
  • Contract Law
  • Law of Tort
  • Contract Management with NEC3
    • NEC3 Conditions of Contract, contract documents, contract procedures
  • Contract Documents
  • Liability and Health and Safety
    • Vicarious liability and the Health and Safety at Work, etc. Act 1974
  • CDM Regulations
  • Insurance and Bonds
    • Risks, indemnity and insurance cover for NEC3
  • Dispute Resolution.

This course is for you if you’re a civil engineer who, in the course of your employment, is becoming increasingly involved in contractual issues with authorities, consulting engineers and contractors.

The course will focus on Contract Procedure for NEC3 and will be based on the syllabus for the Institution of Civil Engineers Examinations which takes place in June. If you’re wishing to take those exams you will be able to do so in Leeds at an additional charge.

“A great course providing a sound base of law and contract procedure, essential to all engineers.”

”Very useful course which gives an excellent overview of law and contracts from an engineering perspective”.

“An excellent course for those wishing to expand their knowledge of contract law applied to every day civil engineering.”

Course Directors

Professor Nigel Smith - BSc, MSc, PhD, CEng, FICE, FCIHT, MAPM, University of Leeds

Dr Apollo Tutesigensi - BSc, MSc, MA, PhD, FHEA, University of Leeds

The completion of an accredited ICE Law and Contract Management Course is likely to be suitable for up to 5 days approved training per Module at the discretion of your Supervising Civil Engineer, Sponsor or Employer.

ICE accredited course


£675

Fees includes:

  • cost of tuition
  • course materials
  • light refreshments

 

School of Civil Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT

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Jo Robinson + 44 (0)113 343 8104/2494
cpd@engineering.leeds.ac.uk

CPD Conference and Events Unit
Faculty of Engineering,
University of Leeds,
Leeds
LS2 9JT