Independent Contractors and Businesses Association (ICBA)

Change Order Management (Live Online Training)
Gold Seal: 1 Credit * BC Housing: 7.5 CPD Points
Date
Thursday, April 21st and Friday, April 22nd, 2022
Registration Deadline
Wednesday, April 20th, 2022
Event Description

Set up in 2 - 1/2-day live instructor lead online training sessions this seminar will cover the same content as the in-person seminar. There is no opportunity to re-schedule or request for a partial refund if a student cannot attend all sessions. Please plan to be fully engaged in the class and clear your work schedule just as you would for the in-class program.

 

Changes are an inevitable part of the construction process but if not managed well, change orders can cause unnecessary project disruptions and lead to cost increases and schedule delays. This course will provide participants with best practices for successfully navigating this complex project management challenge.

 

At the end of the course participants will be able:

  • Identify changes from the original contract
  • Document the changes
  • Price changes fairly and realistically
  • Present and negotiate changes collaboratively
  • Understand the importance of early detection of change orders
  • Negotiate delay claims caused by changes
  • Understand the wording within commonly used contracts e.g., CCDC 2 and CCA 1
  • Develop a change order process for a construction company
  • Issue a notice of dispute
  • Proactively negotiating fair time and material rates at the bidding stage of a project.

 

Instructor: Tim Williams, B.Econ., MBA, CPA, GSC is the President of BGC Partners Inc. BGC Partners provides training services tailor made for the construction industry. Tim has worked with numerous construction companies for over twenty years. He is a Gold Seal Certified project manager. He is an experienced and sought-after trainer who has trained construction owners and managers on behalf of construction industry associations across Western Canada.

 

Webinar Time:

 

December 15, 2021 - 8:30 AM to 12:30PM Pacific Standard Time (PST)

December 16, 2021 - 8:30 AM to 12:30PM Pacific Standard Time (PST)

 

What previous participants said:

“Completely satisfied. More information was presented than I was expecting.”

“Instructor broke down information into tangible concepts.”

“The instructor is great; I would like to take more courses with him.”

 

 

Contact & Support

Please contact Ally Bodnar at 604-298-7795 or training@icba.ca for more information.

 

 

Pricing
All prices in Canadian dollars
Ticket Price
Attendee Registration For Workshop
ICBA Members $399.00
CHBA Northern BC Members $399.00
Merit Members $399.00
Non-Members $599.00
Sharing a single registration between two or more individuals is not permitted. Please register each person that will be in attendance.
Agenda (Pacific Time)
Day 1    Thursday Apr 21, 2022
8:30am - 12:30pm
Workshop Day 1
Day 2    Friday Apr 22, 2022
8:30am - 12:30pm
Workshop Day 2
Additional Information

TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS: 

  1. Computer or laptop
    • This course will involve on-screen interaction with your instructor and classmates, reading/viewing on-screen content (slides or videos), and interacting via typing with questions or responses. For this reason, cell-phones or tablets may not be adequate.
    • Windows 10 or Mac iOS
    • For a full list of Zoom’s requirements click here
    • Downloading of the Zoom app will ensure a much faster experience https://zoom.us/support/download
  2. Webcam – in order to engage and collaborate, participants will be expected to have their webcams on for the duration of the class
  3. Microphone
  4. Internet connection - For best results, you will want to ensure you have an internet connection with an upload/download speed of 3-5 Mbps. You can test your internet speed here. Minimum recommended speed is 1.5 Mbps, but anything below 3 Mbps may result in loss of quality or buffering. Ideally hardwired connection versus wireless for stability - connect your computer directly to your router using an ethernet cable, rather than using your home wi-fi.
  5. A quiet space with minimal distractions - microphone will be engaged for interactive sessions. Please plan to be fully engaged in the class and clear your work schedule just as you would for the in-class program.  
  6. Comfortable chair 
Cancellation &
Refund Policy

COURSE REGISTRATION CANCELLATIONS, TRANSFERS & REFUNDS:

 

Cancellations received at least 5 business days prior to the webinar date will result in a full refund.

 

Registrants who do not attend/log into a webinar, and/or who do not notify ICBA of cancellation at least 5 full business days prior to the course date will be assessed the full cost of the webinar. There will be no refunds, transfers or credits in this case.

 

Substitution of attendees is permitted up to and including the day of the webinar.

 

COURSE CANCELLATION BY ICBA:

 

ICBA may have to postpone or cancel webinars due to insufficient enrolment, in which case ICBA’s liability will be limited to a refund of the registration fee.

 
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