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FIDIC Masterclass Series: Contract Fundamentals (Philippines)

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Philippine Institute of Built Environment (PIBE)

2F Herald Building Muralla Street

Intramuros, Manila

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Programme overview

The suite of contracts published by FIDIC (Fédération Internationale des Ingénieurs-Conseils) are widely used on international construction projects, and the number of countries with projects adopting FIDIC contracts has increased rapidly. Understanding each party’s rights and responsibilities under these contracts, being able to effectively manage any claims that arise under FIDIC and knowing how to avoid such issues will give construction professionals a distinctive advantage.

This course is the first part of FIDIC Contract Masterclass series designed to provide you with the fundamental grounding in the FIDIC suite of contracts and relevant conditions and build your competence working with FIDIC contracts as employers, contractors and consultants.

FIDIC Masterclass Series:

  • FIDIC 1: Contract Fundamentals

  • FIDIC 2: Making and Managing Claims

  • FIDIC 3: Dispute Resolution and Dispute Adjudication Board

(Note: Each topic is a stand-alone module and can be taken individually depending on your familiarity with FIDIC contracts)

Learning objectives

After this programme, you will be able to:

  • Distinguish between the various FIDIC contract forms.

  • Explain the roles and obligations of the contractual parties under FIDIC.

  • Understand the risk, responsibility, liability and insurance allocation in FIDIC Contracts.

  • Distinguish between issues related to design, materials and workmanship.

  • Understand key clauses under FIDIC contracts that allows claims for employer and contractor.

Course structure

  • Introduction of the FIDIC Suite of Contracts

  • FIDIC Terms and Definitions

  • The Parties and their Obligation: Design and Works

  • Introduction to Project Time and Case Study on the Programme

  • The Site and its Management

  • Subcontractor Obligations and Use of Plant & Labour on the Site

  • Introduction to the Contract Price and Payment Applications

  • Case Study on Defects, Obligations and Warranties

  • Variations and Claims

What to Expect?

  • Lecture: interactive series of presentations supported by 360 group discussions.

  • Case studies and exercises: allows you to apply the new theories and concepts in real-life context.

Who Should Attend?

  • Project Owners / Employers / Contractors / Contract Administrators

  • Quantity Surveyors / Engineers / Architects / Commercial Managers

  • All construction industry practitioners and contract users in general

About the trainer

Julian P B Smith - LL.M, MBA, C.Build E, FRICS, FCIArb, FCABE, MCIOB, FCMI, MDBF

Julian is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor with extensive experience in various commercial management and consulting positions with companies engaged in construction, specialist engineering and commercial real estate development. His specific project experience, at all stages of the project life-cycle and at a corporate level includes Airports, Railways, Power, Public and Commercial Real Estate Projects (including Hospitals, Hotels and Mixed-Use Developments), and Marine Civil Engineering work.

Based in the Asia Pacific region (currently Manila), Julian has worked extensively in the Asia Pacific region, including: Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, China, Thailand, the Philippines and Japan, and has had exposure to projects further afield in Africa, the Middle East, the Caribbean and Latin America. Julian is a founding director of S&G Asia, incorporated – a Philippines based company providing commercial and contractual services to developers, engineers and contractors.

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2F Herald Building Muralla Street

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