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Contract Law Masterclass for Non-Lawyers

Contract Mastery for Non-Lawyers: CMP Certification Series. Precision in Formation, Control, and Interpretation Strategies

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Contract Law Training for Non-Lawyers

Learn to better manage risk, systematically audit contracts and improve dispute resolution by examining advanced elements of contract law and contractual obligations through this contract law for non-lawyers course. Become competent at assessing the legal advice you receive & interpreting it correctly to generate true value for your business.

About the Course

Second in our contract law series and our CMP Certification, this course is designed to address the most recent issues confronting executives in a contract process. You will examine the issues arising on formation and how to ensure parties maintain control when establishing their contractual obligations.

This contract law masterclass for non-lawyers course will focus on how judges’ deal with issues of interpretation of contracts and how to ensure that ambiguity is avoided in the documentation.

Under our contract law masterclass course, you will also learn to interpret recent decisions of judges and the impact of these decisions on contract law and its practice. The use of well-used clauses requires precise drafting to ensure the clauses achieve their desired purposes.

The instructor will spend detailed time teaching participants how to interpret examples and take their interpretative and analysis skills back to their workplace.

Who Will Benefit

  • This practical intermediate course is relevant for all those who have dealings with contracts in their everyday business environment
  • This contract and legal document drafting course assumes at least a fundamental knowledge of the law. In order to discuss these more detailed concepts presented in this course, all participants must understand the basics
  • It suits people who have a strong practical background and wish to explore some topical areas in more detail, making it ideal as legal training for non-lawyers
  • Often people who have completed law degrees attend this course due to its strong practical focus and application

Key Learning Objectives

  • Gain new tools, knowledge and means to handle and develop legally astute and advantageous contracts
  • Implement strategies to ensure your contracts are plainly expressed and well risk-managed
  • Protect your interests if things go wrong in the future
  • Understand the force of your contractual obligations
  • Identify clauses that can be used to effectively manage risk
  • Recognise the optimal times to exert the power of the clauses in your contracts
  • Appreciate what constitutes a good contract and why

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Informa Connect Academy’s customised training solutions have helped organisations deliver tailored learning in different languages to suit every requirement.

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12 Feb 2024

9 days

13:00 17:00 Australia/Sydney

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Terry ReidBeverley HonigMargaret Andrè

English

AUD$2,495.00

12 Feb 2024

9 days

10:00 14:00 Singapore

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Terry ReidBeverley HonigMargaret Andrè

English

SGD$2,495.00

20 Mar 2024

2 days

Australia/Melbourne

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Melbourne, Australia

Margaret AndrèBeverley HonigTerry Reid

English

AUD$3,395.00

AUD$3,195.00

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16 May 2024

2 days

Australia/Sydney

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Sydney, Australia

Margaret AndrèBeverley HonigTerry Reid

English

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23 May 2024

2 days

Australia/Adelaide

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Adelaide, Australia

Margaret AndrèBeverley HonigTerry Reid

English

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05 Jun 2024

2 days

Australia/Brisbane

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Brisbane, Australia

Margaret AndrèBeverley HonigTerry Reid

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24 Jun 2024

4 days

13:00 17:00 Australia/Sydney

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Terry ReidBeverley HonigMargaret Andrè

English

AUD$2,495.00

24 Jun 2024

4 days

11:00 15:00 Singapore

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Terry ReidBeverley HonigMargaret Andrè

English

SGD$2,495.00

20 Aug 2024

4 days

13:00 17:00 Australia/Sydney

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Terry ReidBeverley HonigMargaret Andrè

English

AUD$2,495.00

20 Aug 2024

4 days

11:00 15:00 Singapore

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Online

Terry ReidBeverley HonigMargaret Andrè

English

SGD$2,495.00

19 Sep 2024

2 days

Australia/Perth

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Perth, Australia

Margaret AndrèBeverley HonigTerry Reid

English

AUD$3,395.00

AUD$3,195.00

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10 Oct 2024

9 days

13:00 17:00 Australia/Sydney

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Terry ReidBeverley HonigMargaret Andrè

English

AUD$2,495.00

10 Oct 2024

9 days

10:00 14:00 Singapore

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Online

Terry ReidBeverley HonigMargaret Andrè

English

SGD$2,495.00

17 Oct 2024

2 days

Australia/Melbourne

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Melbourne, Australia

Margaret AndrèBeverley HonigTerry Reid

English

AUD$3,395.00

AUD$3,195.00

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14 Nov 2024

2 days

Australia/Adelaide

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Adelaide, Australia

Margaret AndrèBeverley HonigTerry Reid

English

AUD$3,395.00

AUD$3,195.00

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28 Nov 2024

2 days

Australia/Sydney

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Sydney, Australia

Margaret AndrèBeverley HonigTerry Reid

English

AUD$3,395.00

AUD$3,195.00

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04 Dec 2024

9 days

13:00 17:00 Australia/Sydney

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Terry ReidBeverley HonigMargaret Andrè

English

AUD$2,495.00

04 Dec 2024

9 days

10:00 14:00 Singapore

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Online

Terry ReidBeverley HonigMargaret Andrè

English

SGD$2,495.00

05 Dec 2024

2 days

Australia/Canberra

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Canberra, Australia

Margaret AndrèBeverley HonigTerry Reid

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Course Information

Instructional Delivery Method: In Person and Live Digital
Prerequisite & Advanced Preparation: Reading material will be sent prior to the course 

The CMP Certification Framework

The CMP provides a robust method of upskilling and recognising an individual’s expertise and experience in contract management and procurement. Our combination of in-class teaching, facilitation, knowledge-based testing and workplace evidence-based examinations has been carefully crafted to not only teach knowledge and skills, but to also demonstrate how individuals can apply their knowledge to work based situations. This Certification is recognised by IIBT and World Commerce & Contracting.

THE IIBT / Informa Connect Academy Alliance

IIBT and Informa Connect Academy Learning joined together to provide a pathway for those who complete Informa’s CMP at the Master level. All CMP Masters will receive Recognised Prior Learning (RPL): 2 units of credit in the 12 month, Higher Education, University level Diploma of Business Administration.

  • Business Law (BL101)
  • Management in Organisations (MGT101)

*This is a Higher Education Diploma equivalent to first year university NOT a Vocational Education Diploma.

Click here for more information.

World Commerce & Contracting

Informa Connect Academy is a Learning Partner of the World Commerce & Contracting which is a not-for-profit association and the only global body promoting standards and raising capabilities in commercial practice.

International Institute of Business & Technology

The International Institute of Business & Technology Aust (IIBT) is a highly respected, government-approved, Australian provider of higher education and VET programs. Their suite of programs includes a University level Diploma of Business Administration, equivalent to the first year of a business related undergraduate degree at Australian Universities.

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Delivered by Terry Reid

Terry has over 27 years’ experience as a barrister and solicitor and in the delivery of courses on a variety of legal and commercial topics, covering a wide range of audiences.

Delivered by Margaret Andre

In 2017 Margaret started her own legal practice after having worked in a boutique law firm that specialised in construction law matters. She has a general interest and sound knowledge of the building and construction sector and is experienced in dispute resolution processes including mediation, adjudication, arbitration and litigation.

Delivered by Beverley Honig

Beverley Honig is an internationally qualified lawyer with over 20 years’ experience in Australia, the United Kingdom and Middle East. A winner of The Australian Financial Review and Westpac 100 Women of Influence Awards, she is also listed in the Who’s Who of Business in Australia and the Businesswomen Hall of Fame.

Run this course in-house

Informa Connect Academy’s customised training solutions have helped organisations deliver tailored learning in different languages to suit every requirement.

HOW IN-HOUSE TRAINING WORKS?

Interested in exploring how our In-house Training works?

Cost-effectiveness aside, one of the biggest benefits to our clients of in-house training is the opportunity to customise and tailor the content, delivery method and exercises of a training course to their exact needs. In order to achieve this, we follow a collaborative approach to bring the client & the trainer together to explore needs, shape content and define outcomes.

This video will give you an insight into the process and how bespoke courses are achieved. For more information, please contact Sushil Kunwar at +61 (2) 9080 4399 or email training@informa.com.au.

National Contracts Manager

Hitachi Construction Machinery Australia

“I enjoyed the interactive learning transfer method whereby Terry posed questions and the group developed the answers with his assistance.”