Tendering Process & Contract Management

Course Outcome

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the fundamentals of the contracting process.
  • Understand the tendering roadmap, identify opportunities and obstacles at each stage of the process.
  • Gain a better understanding of the contract process.
  • Understand the duties and responsibilities of parties in a construction contract.
  • Understand the stages of contract and obstacles at each stage.

Course Content

  1. Introduction of Tender and Contract
    • Fundamentals of tendering process
    • Tendering flow chart
      Requirement and tendering method in construction industry
    • History of contract
    • Legal Context of Construction Contracts
    • Parties in Construction: Obligation and liabilities
  2. Tendering and Bidding Stage
    • How to prepare for successful bid
      Compare supplier prices and prices.
    • The bidding processes.
    • Evaluating the Bids: special criteria
  3. Tender Analysis
    • Price analysis & Price adjustment
    • Awarding the contract
    • Documentation
  4. Contract Management in Construction Industry
    • Stages of Construction Contract
    • Instructions and variations
    • Ambiguity in Contracts
    • Practical Completion and defects
    • Valuation of variation and Variation claims
    • Payments and Final account
    • Termination
    • Dispute Resolution