This course provides an overview of the change, order, and claims procedures for private and public work contracts. Identification, notification, documentation, preparation, presentation, and negotiation of change orders and claims are covered, as well as avoiding changes, risk control, claims management, inefficiency, and consequential damages. These topics are explained from the perspective of both the contractor and owner. The course also includes using Primavera System software to analyze the impact of change orders. Guest lecturers discuss their expertise.
Prerequisite: X 407.3 Construction Planning and Management Systems or equivalent experience and consent of instructor.
Elective course in Certificate in Construction Management