Programme Provisions under NEC3 Contracts

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Click on one of the training format options below to book your training. Select 'classroom' to view and book a place on a scheduled NEC course date and location, select 'online' for online training, or select 'in-house' to enquire about training tailored for your organisation.

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Licence Type Price (per delegate) Action

 Programme Provisions under NEC3 Contracts - short course (Online)NEC3 training at a click. Gain a comprehensive and clear understanding of the NEC3 suite of contracts at anytime and anywhere in the world, at your own pace.

Programme Provisions under NEC3 Contracts - short course (Online):
£85.00 +VAT
You are not able to order this product on behalf of a delegate. This product will be linked to your email address for use by you as an individual.

 Enterprise LicenceEnterprise licence: A multi-licence online package. Purchase an annual licence to the modules of your choice across your company. Ideal for organisations where NEC is part of the company-wide skill set. Enterprise licences can be purchased with SCORM compliance.

Enterprise Licence:
For more information, please call +44 (0)20 7665 2446 or email

If your organisation has specific time, location, and learning and development objectives, we can tailor this programme to suit your needs.

To discuss the tailored training options available to you with one of our In-house training account managers, fill out the enquiry form below or call +44 (0)20 7665 2446

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The Programme plays a significant role in the success of an NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract (ECC) project. This short online learning module, taking just one hour to complete, provides delegates with a good overview of the fundamental aspects and key disciplines of an ECC Programme, including:
  • Foresight - identifying issues and dealing with them as they occur
  • Detail - quality and content of programmes
  • Collaboration - all parties

Why enrol?

  • Gain clarity on how the ECC differs from other contracts within the NEC3 suite
  • Enrich your knowledge of all key disciplines within the Programming process
  • Understand the functions of the various roles within the Programming process, including project managers, commercial staff and planners
  • Understand how the various roles feed into the Programming process and how the programme affects those roles
  • Be aware of administration procedures within the contract
  • Confidently apply your NEC3 knowledge in practice


Approximately 75-90 minutes. The length of time taken varies depending on how quickly individuals study and absorb the material.

Please note that the licence is valid for 6 months only from date of purchase.


NEC3 training at a click. Gain a comprehensive and clear understanding of the NEC3 suite of contracts at anytime and anywhere in the world, at your own pace.


Our training programmes, tailored to your requirements. Ideal for organisations with specific time, location, and learning and development objectives.

Included in the fee

The online learning course fee includes

  • Six months access (the modules and assessment for this online course must be completed within six months of receiving confirmation of registration to be valid)
  • Certification on successful completion of the module and assessment

Full details of how online training works and the licence options available can be found here.

In-house learning

Fees and particulars for this option, tailored to suit your specific requirements, are available upon request. Select the In-house icon above for further details.


  • Session 1 - Issues with other forms of contract
  • Session 2 - Main contractual Programme requirements of the ECC contract
  • Session 3 - Reasons and sanctions for non-acceptance of programme
  • Session 4 - Revised programmes
  • Session 5-  Acceleration
  • Session 6 - Types and ownership of float
  • Session 7 - Early warnings and compensation events
  • Session 8 - Other NEC3 contracts and their programme requirements
Who should enrol

This online training programme is ideal for anyone involved in the management of an NEC project, as the planning function influences most peoples' role within a project.

Delegates will include:

  • Commercial staff
  • Operational staff
  • Planners

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