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Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is a leading professional membership organisation representing the interests of alternative dispute practitioners worldwide. Our growing membership of 15,000 is based across 133 countries and supported by an international network of 39 branches.

As a not-for-profit, UK registered charity, CIArb works in the public interest through an international network of 37 branches.

In addition to providing education and training for arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators, we act as an international centre for practitioners, policy makers, academics and those in business concerned with the cost-effective and early settlement of disputes. This gives users confidence that the very best people are helping to resolve their dispute.

For members, and where appropriate, non-members, CIArb offers a range of resources. It provides tools, support, advice, networking and promotional opportunities as well as facilities for hearings, meetings and other events.


Online Assessment Introduction To Construction Adjudication

Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

To provide an understanding of the general principles of construction adjudication and its relationship to other dispute resolution processes.  The course will provide candidates with an introduction to the legal framework of, and good practice and procedure in, construction adjudication.


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What are the learning outcomes?

On successful completion of this course candidates will be able to:

·         Explain the statutory background to construction adjudication;

·         Describe the process and procedure of construction adjudication;

·         Explain construction adjudication in the context of other forms of dispute resolution.

What is covered within the syllabus?

·                     Comparison of dispute resolution procedures;

·                     Fundamental principles of the construction adjudication process;

·                     Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act 1996;

·                     Scheme for Construction Contracts (England and Wales) Regulations 1998;

·                     Local Democracy, Economic Development and Construction Act 2009;

·                     Scheme for Construction Contracts (Amendment) Regulations 2011;

·                     An adjudicator’s jurisdiction and powers;

·                     The adjudication process: natural justice, timetable, submissions       and meetings;


·                     Decision types, requirements and enforcement.

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