Construction Project Management: Delays and Disruption

50.00 USD

1.5 Hours Formal CPD

To lessen the impact of the delays and disruption associated with construction projects, this course emphasizes understanding the relevant events that can trigger a delay or disruption and how to implement the correct processes to manage them.

Available Classes

13 November 2018 - 12:00pm

Course information

A construction project can be delayed or disrupted for a number of reasons. Understanding the events that can trigger a delay or disruption and knowing how to implement the correct processes to manage them is crucial to reducing their impact on a construction project.  This interactive live online session will take you through best practice procedures for dealing with delay and disruption on a project.

Course Content 

  • Introduction to delays and disruption
  • Explanation and categorization of relevant events
  • Explanation of a good delay notice
  • Contractor’s obligations regarding delays
  • Architect/contract administrator’s obligations regarding certification
  • Non completion certificates
  • Liquidated and ascertained damages
  • Methods and examples of demonstrating delays
  • Cause and effect schedules

Who Should Attend

Commercial managers of construction companies, quantity surveyors (main contractor and client side), project managers, contract administrators, cost consultants, architects and facility managers.


This class will be delivered using PowerPoint slides with discussions and activities integrated throughout to support your learning. The class will end with an open Q&A session with your trainer.

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Learning outcomes

  • Identify events that may trigger a delay or disruption
  • Record delays and disruption
  • Prepare a delay notice
  • More knowledgably handle various extension of time scenarios
  • Create a cause and effect analysis
  • Keep records to assist in delay scenarios
  • Presenter


    Sorina Du Toit MRICS

    Additional information

    Next available start date: 13 November 2018 - 12:00pm

    Presenter: Sorina Du Toit MRICS

    Category: Construction

    Member price: $25.00

    Price: $50.00

    Course Type: Product / Web Classes

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