Construction Law - Online Course

$150.00

Product Overview

This course is intended to provide members of the construction industry with an understanding of construction law.

DESCRIPTION:
This course is designed to teach and familiarize owners, managers, supervisors and project managers with construction contracts and contract law, liabilities and responsibilities of all parties to a contract, compiling and submitting proper extras and claims, and ways and means for leaders to avoid conflict with contracts, owners, trades and labour.

OBJECTIVES:

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

  • Understand the origins of law  
  • Understand what a contract is and what makes a contract valid or invalid  
  • Understand the roles in the construction industry as they apply to contract law 
  • Know the different types of construction contracts ? Interpret contracts  
  • Understand what a custom contract consists of 
  • Understand the principles of surety and the different types of bonds that are used  
  • Know what type of insurance is required in the construction industry 
  • Understand claims, the reasons for claims and the process of making a claim 
  • Know the acts and regulations that are relevant to the construction industry

AUDIENCE:
This course is intended for people working in the construction industry who deal primarily in trade-to-trade and/or trade-to-customer situations.

COURSE LENGTH:
The course duration is approximately 4 hours.

AVAILABLE FORMATS:
This course is available online in English and French. 

ACCESSING YOUR COURSE ONLINE:

  • Please note that course access is not immediate.
  • If purchased during regular working hours, you can expect course access within 1 to 2 hours.
  • If purchased after working hours, please expect to receive your course access the following business day.
  • If purchased on the weekend, please note that you will not receive course access until the next regular business day.