Advanced contract management

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Advanced contract management

Ensuring successful procurement delivery

30 March–3 April 2020
The course is available in English

Effective procurement contract management boosts governments’ overall capacities. The contract administration phase has an immediate bearing on the economy, as well as individuals, through the successful delivery of goods, works, and services. In this course, participants find solutions to the most common issues that arise during procurement contract management.

Are you ready to improve your procurement contract management skills? Join this course today.

Key features
Learn differently

The Centre’s training methods include interactive presentations and group exercises

High-level resources

Receive guidance from academic consultants and private sector practitioners

Proven procedures

This course balances theoretical and practical work for success

Introduction to the course

This workshop aims to build the capacity of procurement practitioners and project managers to assess contractual risks, develop plans to monitor the performance of suppliers, contractors and consultants, and take corrective action in line with the relevant contractual clauses and overall provisions of the applicable contract law. The course also explores the theory of claims, claims assessment and settlement. Presentations are supported by practical assignments and/or group work to find solutions to typical problems arising during the management of procurement contracts.

Who attends this course?

Project directors, contract administration and procurement staff in national government services or development projects; staff of international financial institutions and the United Nations.

What topics does this course cover?

This week-long course provides a practical perspective of contract administration techniques, trends, and procedures.

  • The fundamentals of contract law
  • Links between contract administration and project management, in nature and purpose
  • Types of contracts, as well as risk allocation strategies
What will I learn?

Participants adopt more effective contract administration functions while adhering to recognized standards of practice.

  • How to meet project objectives through contract administration
  • All about labour law stipulations and occupational safety and health standards
  • The importance of scope, quality, time, and money
What will I be able to do?

Contract administration supports project management and country-wide development agendas.

  • Select and implement relevant terms and conditions for contracts
  • Evaluate contractors’, consultants’, and suppliers’ claims
  • Mitigate risks and utilize dispute resolution procedures
Why should I join?

The Turin Centre is known for its unconventional and effective learning methodologies.

  • ITCILO specialists, academic consultants, and private sector practitioners guide relevant discussions.
  • Training delivery methodologies include interactive presentations, self-assessments, and group exercises.
  • Participants receive individual guidance throughout the course, especially during project work.

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