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An Overview of Time (Part 3) Extension of Time

An Overview of Time (Part 3) Extension of Time

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The aim of this course is to explore the main areas of potential risk relating to time and progress on construction contracts and how they are dealt with under standard forms of contract, such as JCT, NEC and FIDIC. This course provides example relating to extensions of time and the procedures for claiming extension of time.

After studying this course, you should be able to:-

1. Describe the general principle of law governing the contractor continuing obligations after completion, and the extensions of time.
2. Outline the key principle of the contractor's obligations after completion, including the adjustments of time and grounds for adjustments of time.
3. Explain how relevant events under JCT SBC work and the procedures for claiming an extension of time can impact on a project.