Course Details

Reading plans and specifications to ensure project success

Key topics covered:

The key documents in a civil project scope:
  • What are the key documents, and what does each bring to describing the scope and technical requirements of a project
  • Project implementation documents that are developed from the scope 
  • How the documents change the scope and technical requirements  through the various stages of project delivery  
  • Procurement of resources and related documentation
  • What the supervisor needs to do in relation to these documents
  • What and how to communicate the requirements of the documents to your team
  • The importance of communicating back up the chain of command - what’s important and when is it best done
  • The contractual and commercial aspects of plans and specifications

Learning Outcomes:

Participants will gain an understanding of the types of documents used to define the scope and technical requirements for a civil project, including the purpose, structure and content of plans and specifications, how they are best interpreted, the  interrelationship between different documents and their importance on the commercial and contractual outcomes of the project.

Who Should Attend
New engineers and new leading hands, supervisors and managers


4 Hours


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Currently Scheduled Course Dates

T0009 - 05
Live Webinar or ICI Learning Centre
1300 424 287

T0009 - 06
Live Webinar or ICI Learning Centre
1300 424 287

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