Past Event

2-Day Course On ‘Contract Management Of Effective Project Managers’ - Postponed to 16 August 2017 - 17 August 2017
Venue: Wisma IEM
Date & Time: 14 Aug 2017 to 15 Aug 2017 (9:00 AM - 5:30 PM) Postponed
Closing Date Before: 11-Aug-2017


Contract managers, project managers and other professionals involved in construction projects must be able to work effectively together with their Employers, contractors and sub-contractors in order to accomplish key objectives of timely completion with no cost over-run.

Because contracts are developed in an increasingly complex environment, including the rising use of nominated suppliers and nominated sub-contractors, a solid understanding of the contracting process is critical and this will give the contract personnel an advantage whether you are on the Employer’s or contractor’s side. Therefore a good understanding on how contracts are legally formed and how should the contract be administrated are essential for anyone who perform the role of contract administrator. A thorough understanding of the principles and the working mechanisms is crucial for one to be well equipped and be able to administer the contract confidently. This course will provide an overview of all phases of contracting, from project development and feasibility studies to completion of projects.

• Gain a better understanding of the contract process
• Improve the negotiation skill for construction projects
• Understand the importance of project planning and control
• Able to implement the safety procedures at the site
• Understand the way to call an on-demand performance bond
• Avoid project delays and cost over-run
• Learn how to document for litigation or arbitration
   Understand the duties and responsibilities of architect and engineers in a construction contract

About The Course Leader

Ir. Lai S C graduated as a Mechanical Engineer from the University of Malaya. He also holds LL.B degree from the University of London and LL.M from the University of Malaya, majoring in Alternative Dispute Resolution, Arbitration Law, Remedy and Construction Law. In addition, he also holds a Certificate of Legal Practice form the Qualifying Board of Malaysia.

Ir. Lai has more than 30 years working experience in the field of construction and property development. He is currently the Managing Director of a consulting firm involved in construction and contract claims. Ir. Lai had been invited to deliver papers on construction, water supply and sewage treatment in various international seminars and conferences. He had also written various articles on ADR, Arbitration and Construction disputes and had conducted talks on Law for Engineers and on Construction law to local companies and Universities.

Being an accreditor of Engineering Accreditation Council Malaysia, he is also actively involved in the accreditation of local engineering programmes. He is currently a member of the Industry Advisory Panel for Lim Kok Wing University of Creative Technology and Multimedia University. Ir. Lai is also appointed as the Student Ambassador for the External Law Programme of University of London. He is empanelled as Arbitrator, Mediator and Adjudicator in the panel of Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration (KLRCA).

Who Could Benefit From the Courses

• Project Directors
• Contract Managers / Executives
• Project Managers / Engineers
• Project Architects
• Site Managers / Site Agent
• Quantity Surveyors
• Site Supervisors
• Developers
• Contractors and sub-contractors

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Member Type Normal Rate
Online Rate
HONORARY FELLOW 750.00 700.00
FELLOW 750.00 700.00
SENIOR MEMBER 750.00 700.00
MEMBER 750.00 700.00
HONORARY MEMBER 750.00 700.00
COMPANION 650.00 600.00
GRADUATE 650.00 600.00
AFFILIATE 650.00 600.00
ASSOCIATE MEMBER 650.00 600.00
STUDENT 200.00 150.00
Non IEM Member 1500.00 1400.00

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