Virtual Module 3 Decision Writing in Construction Adjudication 2022


Date & Time:
1 September 2022

Bookable until:
21 September 2022

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£1,080.00 GBP

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This virtual course provides you with the knowledge of the main procedural elements of construction adjudication to enable you to understand and participate in such proceedings. It is also an essential step towards achieving CIArb Fellowship.

Please note: While the course start date is 1 September, the first virtual tutorial will take place on 29 and 30 September. We are therefore extending the booking deadline to 21 September.

Book your place to obtain the knowledge required to: -

  • Understand and consider evidence.
  • Weigh evidence up and analyse submissions.
  • Arrive at a conclusion.
  • Write a final, reasoned, and enforceable Construction Adjudication Decision in compliance with the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996.

For full list of Learning Outcomes, please see 'Learning Outcomes' tab below.

This course focuses on:

  • The processes followed by a Construction Adjudicator in defining the issues that must be decided by a Decision.
  • Dealing with the submissions made by the parties.
  • Analysing the appropriate law.
  • Evaluating the evidence.
  • Applying the law to that evidence.
  • Arriving at a conclusion
  • Writing a final, reasoned, and enforceable Decision.

What is covered within the syllabus?

  • The adjudication process in detail.
  • Issues in adjudication.
  • Core and relevant principles of the law of evidence.
  • Rules of evidence in adjudication.
  • Rules of evidence in common and civil law jurisdictions.
  • Legal and substantive requirements.
  • Reasoning and decision making.
  • Structure and form of the Decision.
  • Publishing the Decision.

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On successful completion of this course and the accompanying assessment, you will be able to demonstrate sound conceptual, technical and/or practical knowledge of:

  • Recognising and evaluating evidence.
  • Identifying Issues that arise from the parties’ submissions.
  • Creating structure and deal with all the issues that arise.
  • Deciding matters in dispute logically and in accordance with the law.
  • Acquiring skills required to write Decisions correctly.
  • Understanding discursive and operative parts of the Adjudication Decision.
  • Dealing with the parties’ costs and interest of a Decision.

This course starts on 1 September 2022 and is delivered over a period of three months.

The three months consists of 4/5-week private study periods, each followed by 2 half day virtual tutorial sessions (a total of 6 half days across the course).

Once you have successfully completed this course and the accompanying assessment, you are eligible to apply for Fellowship of CIArb. Fellow status entitles you to display the FCIArb postnominal which is globally recognised and respected. Fellowship signifies to clients, colleagues, and regulators that you have demonstrated an outstanding commitment to achieving the highest level of knowledge, skills, and behaviour in alternative dispute resolution.

To unlock this course/assessment, you need to have at least one of the below prerequisites completed

No additional courses are unlocked by this course

No additional Membership Grades are unlocked by this course