Online Learning

Comparing Construction Contracts

The course compares the essential clauses in the four construction contracts as prescribed by the CIDB.

It is separated into nine lessons covering the similarities and differences in the NEC3, JBCC, FIDIC and GCC 2015 contracts documents.


  • Contract Comparison and Distinguishing Features
  • Structure
  • Parties and Role Players
  • Sub-contracting
  • Time and Change Management
  • Variations
  • Claims
  • Suspension and Termination
  • Dispute Resolution

FIDIC Module 1

This FIDIC E-Learning course is based on the two day FIDIC Module 1 course: A Practical Approach to FIDIC Contracts. This course concentrates on the FIDIC Red Book and FIDIC Yellow Book Contracts although mention is made of the other forms of contract which comprise the Rainbow Suite of Contracts.

In this interactive online training course you will learn to choose the appropriate form of contract for your project and the rights and obligations of the parties to the contract are dealt with.

It examines the roles of both the Employer and the Engineer and highlights the essential differences between the various contract documents.

The responsibility for design is dealt with and a substantial amount of time is devoted to the issue of Extensions of Time, Variations and Certification.

Dispute resolution under the FIDIC Contracts is highlighted and the issues of notices, claims and time bars are discussed in detail.