Introduction to Low Rise Contract Administration is suitable for builders, contract administrators, site managers, foremen, construction managers and other building practitioners involved with the management of small- to medium-sized building businesses and planning of onsite construction work.
Selecting and preparing a construction contract is a crucial component to successful contract administration. In this course, you will learn how to select the correct contract, as well as how to administer and terminate a contract as well as schedule progress payments. You will also cover how to effectively plan and supervise onsite construction works using organisational skills, meticulous record keeping and knowledge of regulatory and local body requirements. This course explores these topics as well as personnel site responsibilities, application of quality management systems, purchasing and record flow, and the preparation and submission of condition reports.
Mode of Delivery
This course is delivered through face-to-face classes.
After completing Introduction to Low Rise Contract Administration, students will have gained the skills and knowledge to:
Identify and analyse the essential elements, sections and clauses of a business contract
Select and prepare the appropriate contract for the works to be undertaken
Apply regulatory, quality control and administrative procedures to progress and complete construction projects
Implement project scheduling strategies
Effectively plan, communicate, allocate and manage physical, financial and human resources
The Securities of Payment Act
For further details click on the Course Information Sheet.
Successful students who only undertake this short course will be issued with a Statement of Attainment by Master Builders Association of Victoria.