Course Description

Review alternate contract strategies, types of claims presented by owners and contractors and the best practices for avoiding construction claims. Learn the importance of communication and documentation, analysis of claims and the various means of quantification including productivity and delay analysis, change management and the various means of resolving disputes.

Course Details

Upon successful completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Recognize factors that cause project overruns in cost and/or time and resultant construction claims

  • Understand the contracting strategies that can be employed to minimize claims

  • Appreciate the contract administration issues that pertain to construction disputes

  • Understand the importance of project controls, documentation and communication

  • Be cognizant of the methodologies used to present delay and productivity claims

  • Be aware of the means and methods of resolving disputes

Applies Towards the Following Program(s)

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Online Synchronous
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8:30AM to 4:00PM
Oct 21, 2024 to Oct 28, 2024
Schedule and Location
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Course Fees
Flat Fee non-credit $639.99
Reading List / Textbook

No textbook required.

Section Notes

Classes are held online in real time (Mountain Time) at the specified time and dates.

This course uses:

  • Desire2Learn (D2L), an online learning management system. The instructor will post your course outline and other materials in D2L.
  • Zoom web conferencing software.

For more information, please visit our Online Learning Resources.

Unless notified, all online courses are available at 9 am MT the day before the start date. Students who register on (or after) the start date will receive access within one day of registration.

Unless otherwise stated, notice of withdrawal or transfer from a course must be received at least seven calendar days prior to the start date of the course.

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