The Construction Act: Know your Rights (and your Duties)

Aim

This course aims to explain The Construction Act, and the rights and duties it confers on engineers, employers and clients.


Learning outcomes

By the end of the course, you should be able to:
 
  • Distinguish between situations where the Act applies, and when it does not
  • Recognise and avoid problems
  • Improve your cashflow and avoid deductions by operating the Act’s provisions
  • Appraise procedural disputes and challenges under the Act
  • Identify genuine claims from bogus challenges
  • Manage the provisions of the Act confidently and without procedural mistakes

Tutor

Rob Langley has an MA (Oxon) in Jurisprudence and is a barrister, solicitor, Fellow of the Society of Advanced Legal Studies, practising adjudicator, arbitrator and mediator. He is a law firm partner specialising in engineering and construction law, dealing with almost every form of contract. He has extensive and successful experience of defending claims against construction professionals.


Intended for

Principally, senior managers and partners, commercial managers, commercial directors, as well as more junior staff who are coming into system management roles and any engineer appointed under the standard forms to administer and certify payments or applications by contractors to employers.


Entry criteria

No pre-requisite knowledge is required.  



If we have not received enough bookings to break even one month before the date of the course, we will have to cancel it. So if you are interested, please don’t delay booking your place.

Event Information

Eventbrite - The Construction Act: Know your Rights (and your Duties)

Event Status
Places Available

Event Date
09/11/2018

Time
14:00 - 18:00

Price
£175 + VAT for Members
£230 + VAT for Non-Members

Location
The Institution of Structural Engineers, International HQ, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS, United Kingdom

Speaker(s)
Rob Langley

Event Association
Rob Langley Mediation

Event Contact Email
training@istructe.org






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