COVID-19 UPDATES ONLINE CPD PROGRAMME
Introduction & COVID-19 Updates
Firstly, with COVID-19 updates consistently trickling through news streams, it’s no wonder many people around the world are filled with uncertainty. It’s important we use the knowledge we have to equip ourselves for these situations. This online CPD course is aimed towards those working within the construction industry and how they can adapt to these uncertain times of coronavirus. Moreover, the course itself will be over 4 hours, and will follow best practice for recording and understanding scenarios in line with COVID-19 updates. This is a great and valuable course if you are working in Claims Management, Quantum Analysis, or other similar disciplines. Most importantly, the course is taught by an industry professional who has decades of experience in claims and delay analysis.
This College of Contract Management CPD course will be excellent for your professional repertoire and proves your ability to adapt within the industry. Furthermore, it will help you to understand methods of tackling delays and suspensions caused by the worldwide pandemic. The information is given in light of recent COVID-19 updates so you’re getting current knowledge. Consequently, you can return to work with up-to-date methods and resolutions of how to best tackle the situation.
When you complete CPD, known as Continuing Professional Development, you utilise new methods of learning. It is often used by professionals around the world to improve their expertise. CPD is an important way to learn new methods and techniques within your industry. Within construction, it is especially important since it is vital to keep up with health and safety regulations. Also, keeping up with new techniques will help make a workplace more efficient. This is great for productivity, efficiency and morale.
Similarly, you have to show proof of CPD hours to join a chartered institution. This way, they can prove your competence and commitment to development. They can be greatly beneficial for this exact reason. There will be no formal assessment for this course, just interactive learning. Furthermore, there will be a question and answer session at the end in relation to the session outcomes and Covid-19 updates. Make sure to ask the industry expert running the course for any advice or queries you might have.
- Keeping records throughout the pandemic to manage delays and suspensions, including cost reports
- Understand how COVID-19 updates are affecting the main forms of contract, FIDIC, JCT and NEC
- You will learn the difference between suspension of work and disruption of work
- Updating records with COVID-19 impacts, as well as revising schedules
- Re-baseline projects to forecast effects
- How to make sure future tenders include COVID-19 updates and provisions
- Contractual and financial issues regarding the effects of COVID-19.