Managing Change in Construction


Product Overview

Changes on Construction Projects are inevitable and are often a source of friction. This creates problems for both the Owner and the Contractor as well as the other participants involved with the project (Subcontractors, Sub-Subcontractors and Suppliers).

In this half day workshop, the Change Management Process in standard construction contracts (CCDC 2 Stipulated Price Contract, CCA 1 Stipulated Price Subcontract, CCA 19 Stipulated Price Sub Subcontract) will be reviewed along with the following forms from CCDC 24 A Guide to Model Forms:

  • Change Order Form
  • Change Directive Form
  • Proposed Change Form
  • Combined Proposed Change and Change Order Form
  • Supplemental Instruction Form
  • Notice Form

Summary of Changes Guides covered by the course:

  • CCA 16 Guidelines for Determining the Costs Associated with PerformingChanges in the Work
  • CCA Guide to Cost Predictability in ConstructionACA Doc D Alberta Standard Guide for Change Order Procedures


Who should attend?

Anyone who is involved with Change Management: Project Managers, Project Coordinators, Construction Managers, Superintendents and Estimators of all levels will benefit from the workshop.

Duration – 1/2 Day – 4 Hours

Course Instructor Information

Presenter:  Phil Perry, P. Eng

Phil Perry has 30 plus years in the Construction Industry, most of which was Project Managing Industrial Projects for General Contractors. He has been teaching Post-Secondary Construction Management Courses for the last twelve years for organizations such as the Edmonton Construction Association, Calgary Construction Association, Winnipeg Construction Association, Ontario Roadbuilders Association, Newfoundland and Labrador Construction Association, University of Alberta Faculty of Extension, and the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. He has been facilitating Better SuperVision programs since 2009.  He has facilitated over 350 courses and over 2500 students over the last four years. In his spare time, Phil is a Master Course Facilitator for a National Sports Organization and chaired their National Coaching/Instructional Program for four years. He was the recipient of the 2018 IG Wealth Management Community National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Coach Developer Award