16 - 20 Aug 2020
Contracts are the basic structure of all business relationships, whether they be for the construction of a major new facility, or the supply of stationery, the terms and the management of the contract itself are critical to the success of all companies. As such, contracts touch every aspect of business life, and all staff (whether directly involved in contract management or not) must understand how they operate, particularly in an international context.
The seminar covers the three stages of contracting; negotiating the “deal”; documenting that deal in a robust, but practical way: and managing the performance of the contract itself. The intention is to develop general skills with application to a wide range of contracts and to allow participants to have an awareness of practices in other areas and other industries, which may add value to their situations. The seminar will also allow considering matters from the perspective of the other party to a contract.
At the end of this course the participants will be able to: