NEC3 Professional Services Contract
The NEC3 Professional Services Contract (PSC) is a widely acclaimed framework designed for procuring and delivering professional services in construction and engineering. Known for its adaptability, it focuses on clarity, collaboration, risk management, and efficient project delivery.
Date: 5-6 March 2024
Venue: Face to Face: Sandton, Johannesburg | Webinar: Online
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The NEC3 Professional Services Contract (PSC) is a widely acclaimed framework designed for procuring and delivering professional services in construction and engineering. Known for its adaptability, it focuses on clarity, collaboration, risk management, and efficient project delivery. Key objectives include ensuring transparency, fostering collaboration, effective risk management, efficient project management, flexibility, timely dispute resolution, cost-conscious contracting, quality assurance, and consideration for sustainability. The NEC3 PSC is a comprehensive tool that minimizes disputes, enhances project success, and is particularly suited for consultants in the construction and engineering industries.
- Introduction to NEC3 Structure: Understand the fundamentals of NEC Contracts and their use in the construction and engineering industries.
- NEC3 PSC Overview
- Roles and Responsibilities: Learn about the roles and responsibilities of the Client, Consultant, and Supervisor within the contract framework.
- Contract Data: Understand the significance of Contract Data and how it sets the project-specific parameters for the contract.
- Scope of Services: Dive into the details of defining the scope of professional services, deliverables and performance requirements.
- Payment Mechanisms: Explore the unique payment mechanisms of NEC3 contracts, which is based on actual services provided and certified by the Supervisor.
- Risk Management: Discuss the importance of proactive risk management, early warnings and how to handle risk events.
- Programme and Time Management: Understand how the contract manages project timelines and programme submission requirements.
- Compensation Events: Learn about identifying, assessing and compensating for events that may affect cost, time, or scope.
- Dispute Resolution: Explore dispute resolution mechanisms such as negotiation, mediation, and adjudication to resolve conflicts efficiently.
- Termination: Understand the circumstances under which the contract can be terminated, including insolvency and non-performance.
- Secondary Options: Discover the secondary options available to tailor the contract to specific project needs.
- Collaborative Working: Emphasize the collaborative approach to project management encouraged by NEC3 Contracts.
- Sustainability and Environmental Considerations: Discuss provisions for integrating sustainability and environmental factors into professional services delivery.
Upon completing this course, participants will have a solid understanding of the NEC3 Professional Services Contract, enabling them to effectively manage projects and contractual relationships under this framework. They will be equipped with the knowledge and tools to navigate the contract’s unique features and promote collaboration and successful project outcomes.