This module provides candidates with the knowledge of the main procedural elements of Construction Adjudication to enable them to understand and participate in such proceedings.
This module provides candidates with the knowledge required to understand and consider evidence, to weigh it up and analyse submissions, arrive at a conclusion and write a final, reasoned and enforceable Construction Adjudication Decision in compliance with the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996.
This course focuses on the processes followed by a Construction Adjudicator in defining the issues that have to 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 and then writing a final, reasoned and enforceable Decision.
What are the learning outcomes?
On successful completion of this course, candidates will be able to demonstrate sound conceptual, technical and/or practical knowledge of:
• recognising and evaluating evidence,
• the issues that arise from the parties’ submissions,
• being able to create structure and deal with all the issues that arise,
• deciding matters in dispute logically and in accordance with the law,
• the skills required to write Decisions correctly,
• the discursive and operative parts of the Adjudication Decision,
• being able to deal with the parties’ costs and interest of a Decision.
How is the course delivered?
The course is delivered over a period of three months, with a combination of private study and six virtual tutorials.
The course date advertised is the start date of the course when candidates will be required to start their private study of reading NOT when they attend tutorials.
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