According to Australian Building and Construction Commission, over 70% of Australia’s construction projects experience claims and a significant proportion also experience lengthy disputes, emphasizing the need for in-depth understanding and efficient management of these issues to ensure the successful execution and completion of construction projects. These issues can further result in project delays, cost overruns, and disputes that may escalate into costly and time-consuming litigation.
This certified program is designed to help you thrive in the complex landscape of the construction industry. By integrating law concepts with practical case studies, this comprehensive course will furnish you with the advanced expertise and understanding required to confidently navigate intricate legal situations in construction. You will delve into a broad range of essential topics, including contract law, claims management, damage assessment, breach of contracts, and various dispute resolution methods, fostering a holistic grasp of the nuances of legal dealings in construction.
Throughout the course of the program, you will learn to identify and manage potential contractual claims, assess and mitigate damages, and understand the implications of contract breaches. The program will guide you in negotiating optimal dispute resolution strategies, creating effective risk management plans, and developing advanced knowledge of Australian construction law. You will also learn how to effectively utilize various dispute resolution methods, such as adjudication, arbitration, and mediation, and unveil the best strategies for preventing and managing construction disputes. Through the program, you will also gain insights into the importance of proactive risk management and how it helps identify potential issues in advance.
This dynamic program presents an invaluable opportunity to gain a solid foundation in the legal aspects of the construction industry, equipping you with the tools to mitigate legal risks, manage claims and disputes, and enhance project outcomes.
Upon successfully completing the program, you will be awarded the Certification in Australia Law on Construction Claims and Dispute Resolutions, elevating your professional credentials and demonstrating your expertise in key principles related to Australia's intricate construction laws. This industry-recognized certification offers lifelong validity and serves as a testament to your expertise and commitment to excellence in the construction industry, setting you apart from your peers in managing construction legal claims, contract breaches and legal disputes.
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This program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, which maintains the governing standards for all professionals who have completed this program.
The content of this program has been fully certified and accredited by CPD Certification Service as conforming to Continuing Professional Principles. CPD is the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. The CPD Certification Service provides support, advice and recognized independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD principles.
According to Arcadis's Global Construction Disputes Report, the average duration of construction disputes within the Australian region stands at 15 months. Such protracted disagreements inevitably lead to substantial project delays and increased costs. Consequently, managing construction claims and disputes is crucial in maintaining project timelines, controlling costs, preserving business relationships, and ensuring the overall success of construction projects in Australia.
This certified program is designed to empower you with critical knowledge and skills to navigate the complex landscape of construction law in Australia. You will be introduced to a wide array of important topics, including understanding construction contracts, managing and mitigating risks, quantifying damages, dealing with breaches of contracts, and exploring various methods of dispute resolution. You will gain a holistic understanding of the intricacies involved in maintaining legal and contractual compliance in construction projects.
During the program, you will learn how to identify and manage potential claims, calculate damages, deal with contract breaches, and leverage effective strategies for dispute resolution. This program will also guide you on how to utilize Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) methods, such as mediation and arbitration, and will delve into the unique adjudication process under the Security of Payment Act in Australia. You'll gain a thorough understanding of the significance of effective claim and dispute management in minimizing project disruptions and financial risks.
Throughout the program, emphasis will be placed on the importance of pre-emptive measures, such as risk identification, allocation, and management, and the role of insurance in mitigating construction risks. You will be guided on how to spot potential red flags early and devise strategies to prevent disputes from escalating, thereby ensuring smoother project execution and more successful outcomes.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will attain the Certification in Australia Law on Construction Claims and Dispute Resolutions. This certification will bear testament to your proficiency and dedication to maintaining the highest standards of legal compliance in the construction sector. Globally sought-after and recognized, this industry-recognized certification holds lifelong validity and will underscore your credentials in the sphere of construction law and dispute resolution.
Beverley Honig is a world-renowned speaker, lawyer, and author. She is a recipient of the prestigious Top 100 Women for Influence award by The Australian Financial Review. Currently listed in Who’s Who in Business in Australia, Beverley was also inducted into the Businesswoman Hall of Fame in 2016.
She has over 20 years’ experience as an internationally qualified lawyer who has worked in Australia, the United Kingdom, and Middle East. She also serves as a Judge for the Essential Services Commission Appeals and is the Chairman of Greenville Developments and Director of Australia Chamber of Commerce for over 20 years.
Beverley has also authored several bestselling textbooks, including “Making Contracts Works” and was a distinguished Lecturer at the University of Melbourne and Queensland University of Technology Business School. She is currently the CEO of an award-winning business consultancy, which has been honored by the Prime Minister of Israel for its outstanding contribution in forging international trade links.
Upon successful completion of this program, you will be awarded the prestigious Certification in Australia Law on Construction Claims and Dispute Resolutions that can be used in your resume, CV, and other professional credentials. With lifelong validity and global recognition, this designation will set you apart from your peers, demonstrating your expertise and critical knowledge in navigating the complexities of Australia's construction law, particularly in effectively managing construction claims & damages and contract breaches & disputes.
This program is developed by Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications and the content of this program has been certified by CPD Certification Service as conforming to continuing professional principles.
Dates: 15 - 16 Jan 2024
Venue: Online Executive Program (via Zoom)
Time: 10:00am - 5:30pm Australian Eastern Daylight Time (AEDT)
|Early Bird Packages||Regular Pricing|
|By 03 Nov 2023||By 15 Dec 2023||After 15 Dec 2023|
|Australia Delegates||AUD 1,895||AUD 2,095||AUD 2,195|
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