Intro to NEC (AKLD)

Introduction to the NEC Contracts

Understand the NEC Contract suite and their use in New Zealand


the NEC


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What am I going to learn?
    • Understand the NEC Contract suite and their use in New Zealand
    • Develop skills to advise on the development of an appropriate contract strategy
    • Prepare tender documents and appraise tenders with competence
    • Be clear on the roles and responsibilities of key parties
    • Comprehend important clauses in particular Early Warnings, Communications and Compensation Events
    • Resolve problems effectively
    • Confidently apply your knowledge of the NEC in practice
Attendees will each receive:
    • Complimentary copy of the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC) and its associated contract Guidance Notes documents
    • Full course notes and a set of the presentation slides
    • Certification on successful completion of all modules and assessments

This one day training module provides an outline for this well establishing contract model. It is suitable for Clients, Consultants and the supply side who are looking for a sound understanding of the first principles and practices of delivering building and infrastructure works. It will cover the implementation and operation of the contract and the roles and responsibilities of the major players through practical New Zealand based examples.

Why choose The Academy
for your Introduction to the NEC?

It’s enjoyable!

This course is ‘not a PowerPoint fest’ – it’s a ‘post-it and flip chart’ course; it is very much hands on, engaging, empowering, good fun and interactive.

Designed for you…

The ACE course is tailored to the engineering and construction industry. It benefits anyone who is involved in a team.

War stories shared…

The course value is demonstrated through real industry examples. You are encouraged to share your personal experiences to learn from each other and get maximum value.

Presented by industry leaders…

garry millerGarry Miller is a civil engineer and an experienced professional in the design, procurement and delivery of capital works. With over 25 years of industry experience he has advised public and private sector clients in the health, property, energy, transportation, water and telecommunications sectors.

Garry started his career as engineer with Ove Arup and Partners in the UK, He later joined Arup Project Management, where he developed his credentials as a project manager and took primary roles in the delivery of major Public Private Partnership programmes for the UK government. Garry moved to New Zealand in 2005, and since moving to the southern hemisphere has taken a leadership role with an international consulting engineering company and the managing director role for a New Zealand SME. Garry is also a part time lecturer at the University of Auckland, and is currently a Director of Research for the Project Management Institution New Zealand (PMINZ), From 2008-2013 he has the New Engineering Contract (NEC) User Group secretary for the Australia Region and drafted the NEC3 New Zealand clauses.