This course is designed to teach and familiarize owners, managers, supervisors and project managers with construction contracts and contract law; liabilities and responsibilities of all parties to a Contract, compiling and submitting proper extras and claims, and ways and means for leaders to avoid conflict with contracts, owners, trades, and labour.

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This course has been accredited by the Canadian Construction Association (CCA) to two (2) credits towards Gold Seal Certification upon successful completion of this course. A final mark of 75% is required in order to receive a certificate of completion.


This course will provide managers with the tools to help them:
  • Understand construction contracts.
  • Recognize the different construction roles.
  • Write contracts.
  • Identify simple errors in construction contracts.
  • Understand the claim process.
  • Learn to solve construction disputes effectively.

Structure and Workload

This course consists of 11 lessons of approximately 25 minutes duration each, for a total of about 4 hours of self-paced instruction.

1Introduction to Law
2Contract Law
3Construction Roles
4Construction Contracts
5Interpreting Contracts
9Dispuste Resolution
10Acts and Regulations
Type:Elearning Course
Learning Time:4h