The National Construction Council is organizing a five (5) days course (4th to 8th March, 2024) on Management of Construction Claims and Variations to be held in MWANZA.

Objective: The course on Management of Variations, Claims and Disputes in Construction Projects aims to impart participants with the essential knowledge and skills needed to successful manage construction projects. By exploring industry best practices, legal frameworks, and practical strategies, participants will gain a comprehensive understanding of the complexities involved in managing variations, claims and disputes in construction projects. Through interactive sessions, case studies, and real-life examples, we aim to empower professionals in the construction industry to proactively identify, assess, and manage variations to ensure successful project delivery within budget and time constraints. Additionally, participants will learn how to navigate the claims process, from documentation and assessment to negotiation and resolution, ultimately minimizing disputes and optimizing project outcomes. This course is designed to enhance participants' expertise and confidence in handling variations and claims, consequently avoiding disputes and enabling them to contribute effectively to the overall success of construction projects.

Course Content: Introduction to Variations in Construction Projects, Assessing the impact of variations, Pricing and Cost Control of variation, Effective communication strategies for managing variations, Types of Claims, Heads of claims and Preparation of claims, Claim Analysis, Managing Claims During the Project Lifecycle, Claims Mitigation, Introduction to Dispute Resolution in Construction Projects, Different methods of dispute resolution, Adjudication in Construction Contract, Arbitration in Construction Contract, Managing Construction Disputes, Case Studies and Best Practices on claims and variations, Case Studies and Best Practices on Dispute Resolutions.

Venue: The course will be conducted at GOLD CREST HOTEL- MWANZA Kenyata Road

Duration: The course will run for five days from 4th to 8th March, 2024. Each day the course will start at 8.30 am.

Participation: The course is open to anyone interested in acquiring or sharpening their skills in administration of construction contracts including Architects, Engineers, Estate Managers, Quantity Surveyors, Lawyers, Contractors, Procurement Officers, Mediators, Arbitrators and Adjudicators, Project Managers, Public and Private Clients and other professionals.

Course Fee: TShs. 1,200,000.00 will be charged per participant. The fee will cover expenses for lunch, mid-break refreshments and course notes. Participants should make own travel and accommodation arrangements. Payments should be made through the NATIONAL CONSTRUCTION COUNCIL NMB account via payment control number to be issued by our Accounts Section. Early booking and confirmation are essential.

NB: Please make your booking and Payment before 28th February, 2024

Certificate of attendance will be provided to the participants together with professional development points (CPD,PDU etc).

Please note that payment is done through a control number issued by our accounts section.

For more details please contact:

Att. Qs. Anitha Mallewo (0687 242759)

National Construction Council-NCC

P.O. Box 1236, Roads Fund Board (RFB) Building

Ground Floor, Block D, Plot No. 3, Njedengwa Area,

41107 Dodoma, Tanzania. Email: