Australia: Understanding contracts course: Civil Construction
Last Updated: 4 May 2016

This three hour workshop presented by Holding Redlich lawyers focuses on gaining an understanding of the basic legal issues involved in construction contracts. Using examples based mainly on Standards Australia documents and from real life, it will enable participants to understand and identify how a contract is put together, the main risk issues they are likely to come across in working with construction contracts, and will offer some practical contract management tips. This course would be perfect for people who require a basic knowledge of the main contractual issues that arise on a day to day basis on construction projects.


  • Foundation contracts course: First Principles


  • Risk management basics
  • QBCC licenses and why they matter
  • Security and getting paid
  • Liability, indemnities, and insurance
  • Extensions of time
  • Variations
  • Termination


  • Nil


  • English reading, writing and speaking


  • Queensland Civil Industry Training Centre 11 HiTech Court, Eight Mile Plains QLD 4113


  • Half Day- Three hours


  • 8:30am – 11:30am


  • CCF QLD Members
$230 (including GST)
  • Non CCF QLD Members
$260 (including GST)

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