Construction Project Management - Variations Management

65.00 GBP

1.5 Hours Formal CPD

A variation to a contract is one of the main reasons that a contract can fall into dispute. To avoid this potentially costly delay, issuing, valuing and then managing a variation to a contract properly is extremely important.

Available Classes

Date Price Use Coins
2 September 2019 - 9:30am
Use 13 Academy Coins.
22 November 2019 - 1:30pm
Use 13 Academy Coins.

Course information

This session will take you the best practice contract procedures for the variation of a contract, using JCT 2016 as a basis, including how to issue instruction, keeping records and how to value variations. 


  • Introduction to Variations
  • Definition of a Variation
  • Formats of Instructing Variations
  • Provisional Sums ( Defined and Undefined )
  • Methods and examples of Valuing Variations
  • Variation Management
  • Record Keeping
  • Change control procedures
  • Summary

Who Should Attend

  • Commercial Managers of Construction Companies
  • Quantity Surveyors ( Main Contractor, Subcontractor and Client Side )
  • Project Managers
  • Employers Agents
  • Contract Administrators
  • Architects

Learning outcomes

  • How to define a variation
  • What are provisional sums and their consequences
  • Apply your knowledge to valuation of variations
  • How to prepare and value variations
  • Managing the variation process through record keeping
  • Presenter


    Tim Jones

    Additional information

    Next available start date: 2 September 2019 - 9:30am

    Presenter: Tim Jones

    Category: Construction

    Price: 65.00 GBP

    Member price: 55.00 GBP

    Course Type: Web Class