Online Workshop – Construction Claims Prevention & Resolution

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Construction Claims Prevention & Resolution Virtual, Instructor-led Live workshop

Date: May 28 & June 04, 2020

Construction claims are a fact of life for almost all construction projects. As an owner you cannot prevent claims, you can only reduce them. As a contractor (subcontractor) you are responding to a document and circumstances that are, most of the time beyond your control. Handling claims is a major challenge for most owner and contractors project managers. This course will make it easy for both parties.

Workshop Description

This Virtual online comprehensive and practical 2-day workshop introduces the participants to the concepts, principals, and application of claim management for construction projects.

The workshop is delivered though On-line Zoom Platform, lectures, virtual discussions, individual and group case studies, and exercises. The workshop will help participants to understand and to develop and to apply what they have learned on a real-life situations.

Who Should Attend

This workshop is an excellent opportunity for new and intermediate project managers and project team members. The workshop is also intended for anyone who is involved in the design, tendering and implementation of construction projects and wishes to learn more about claim prevention such as owners, contractors, consultants, and contract administrators.

Learning Objectives

The objective is to provide an understanding and appreciation of construction claims, how they arise and how to prevent them. This will help participants reduce claims and maximize opportunities of resolving them amicably without turning into a dispute. Upon completion, participants will be able to actively prevent claims and minimize disputes. The practical approach of this workshop makes the participant’s goal to reduce disputes much easier and more manageable.

Participants will specifically be able to:

  • Describe different types of claims and claim sources.
  • Differentiate causes of claims and how to prevent them.
  • Explain practical guidelines for prevention and avoidance of claims.
  • Demonstrate different ways to conduct claim analysis, review, and evaluation.
  • Choose the best claim resolution approach.
  • Use practical alternatives and solutions for claims prevention.
  • Apply claim prevention techniques.

Course Delivery Dates and Times

Day I Thursday, May 28th 2020 Session “A” 08:30 to 12:00 PM
Session “B” 13:00 to 16:30 PM
Day II Thursday, June 04th 2020 Session “A” 08:30 to 12:00 PM
Session “B” 13:00 to 16:30 PM


Virtual Instructor-Led Live course with Zoom delivery


June 4th & June 11th, 2020 | 8:30PM 12:00PM & 1:00PM – 4:30PM (both days)

ECA Members $480 (+GST)   Non-Members $630 (+GST)


Attendees of the workshop will earn 14 PDUs over the two days

Course is approved by PMI

Contact Us

For more info about the workshop, please call Dr. Sami Fahmy @ 780 990 9943 or email

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