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Webinar - NEC3 TSC (Part 1 - 6) 1-Day Session

Webinar - NEC3 TSC (Part 1 - 6) 1-Day Session

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Presented by Neil Earnshaw

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Tuesday 7/7/2022 9:00 - 17:00
Lunch 12:30 - 13:30

Part 1: How the TSC is structured – the Options and documents (Free)

The aim of this course is to introduce you to the common philosophies of the NEC family of contracts and focuses in more detail on the main and secondary options of the NEC3 Term Service Contract (TSC). It will also cover contract documents used in the TSC and the different functions of each.

After studying this course, you should be able to: 

  1. Know the overall structure of the TSC
  2. Understand the main and secondary options
  3. Explain the different documents in and the functions of each 

Part 2: Roles and responsibilities of the Service Manager and Contractor under the TSC (Free)

The aim of this course is to provide a summary of the main roles and responsibilities of both the Service Manager and Contractor under the NEC3 Term Service Contract (TSC).  It will take you through some of the general provisions of the TSC including the role of the Service Manager, an early warning, and also the provisions dealing with the Contractor’s main responsibilities.

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  1. Explain how contract notices and communication work
  2. Know what an early warning is and how to manage them
  3. Describe what the key obligations of the Contractor are
  4. Understand the role and responsibilities of the Service Manager

Part 3: Managing the Contractor’s plan and quality under the TSC (Free)

The aim of this course is to explain the importance of the Contractor’s plan and how it is managed under the NEC3 Term Service Contract (TSC). We will also look at how to manage service quality under the TSC through the testing and defects provisions.

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  1. Understand the importance of the Contractor’s plan and how to manage it
  2. Desccribe what a defect is under the TSC
  3. Explain how to manage the quality of the service

Part 4: How pricing and payment works under the TSC

The aim of this course is to introduce you to the payment provisions of the NEC3 Term Service Contract (TSC) and provides an overview of the main payment options A, C, and E under the TSC.

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  1. Explain what the price for work done to date is for each of the main options and how to assess amounts due for payment
  2. Understand the timetable for assessment and payment
  3. Know the importance of option Y(UK)2 Housing, Grants Construction and Regeneration Act 1996 if it applies to your TSC

Part 5: Getting to grips with compensation events under the TSC

The aim of this course is to introduce you to compensation events under the NEC3 Term Service Contract (TSC) and to provide an overview of the compensation event procedures for managing change under the TSC.

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  1. Explain what compensation events are
  2. Follow the key steps in the compensation event procedure (notify, quote, assess and implement)
  3. Explain how compensation events are assessed and what defined cost is
  4. Be aware of the sanctions for non-compliance with the process

Part 6: Writing and managing task orders under the TSC

The aim of this course is to explain in detail the popular secondary option X19 for task orders under the NEC3 Term Service Contract (TSC). It will explain what a task order is under the TSC and how to write and manage them. It will also cover the subtle but important differences between Service Manager’s instructions, task orders and compensation events.

After studying this course, you should be able to:

  1. Explain what a task order is under the TSC
  2. Know what information needs to be included in a task order
  3. Understand how to issue and manage task orders
  4. Describe the differences between a Service Manager’s instruction, a task order and a compensation event