Module 1 - Prime Dispute Introduction to Construction Adjudication
Understanding Construction Adjudication and its
practice and purpose in the commercial world.
Module 2 - Prime Dispute Diploma in Construction Adjudication
This Diploma in Construction Adjudication is for candidates who are seeking to become an adjudicator or represent parties in adjudication proceeding and support the construction industry in resolving disputes as an alternative to litigation.
Module 3 - Prime Dispute Construction Adjudication - Panels (Optional)
This Module is aimed and available to candidates after they have successfully completed 'Module 2: Diploma in Construction Adjudication' or have been invited to join 'Prime Dispute's Construction Adjudication Panels'. This course is for candidates who are seeking to gain FPD (Fellow Prime Dispute) membership designation.
1) What is Prime Dispute Adjudication Training ?
Adjudication is a procedure for resolving disputes without resorting to lengthy and expensive court procedure. Construction Adjudication is a procedure introduced in the UK by the Housing Grants, Construction and Regeneration Act  (Construction Act). The original intention of the Act was that the process would be fairly informal. However, it has overtime developed into a more formal process with parties serving detailed submissions, witness statements and often expert reports.
Prime Dispute's adjudication courses cover all the skills needed to effectively understand and adjudicate B2B (Business to Business), B2C (Business to Consumer) and disputes within the construction Industry. Courses also support individuals seeking to act as adjudicators and/or professional representing parties in adjudication proceedings. Our adjudication training courses also include assessment for Prime Dispute’s internationally recognised membership designation.
2) Why choose Prime Dispute's Adjudication Training ?
Prime Dispute Adjudication courses have been developed by professionals who understand the roles of adjudicators and professionals who represent parties to this process. Prime Dispute courses, therefore, deliver on the core values required to understand the needs of the construction Industry and parties who are seeking an alternative but equal approach to the solving of disputes other than traditional litigation. They have been designed in association with expert practitioners as well as a specialist team of executives who have extensive experience of working within the construction industry and, in particular, the dispute avoidance and resolution environment.
The training prepares candidates to adjudicate disputes within industry and all our adjudicators are actively supported by Prime Dispute even after candidates have passed their adjudication course. We also provide a forum of global connections with the same mission, vision and regulation framework as Prime Dispute.
3) English Language Standards for Adjudication Training Courses
Prime Dispute welcomes applications from international candidates for our Adjudication programmes.
Prime Dispute's Adjudication programmes are delivered in English and this includes all associated services relating to our courses. Candidates should, therefore, meet minimum language standards. Candidates should have achieved a standard that is, as a minimum, equivalent to the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) level 7 or a score of 94-101 in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) system. Prime Dispute will not require any evidence of this prior to enrolment to the course. However, it is emphasised that candidates who do not have this standard of English are likely to be at a disadvantage throughout the process.
4) What are the key features of our Adjudication training courses?
Prime Dispute's courses are taught by experienced practitioners, and many of our senior fellows have industry, adjudication and dispute avoidance and resolution experience. This ensures that the course is constantly refreshed with the latest industry ethics, rules, procedures and good practice, and provides candidates with the opportunity to associate with people who can provide hands-on experience and insight into their industry area of conflict/dispute avoidance and resolution.
The Adjudication courses will enable you to support the challenges of B2B and B2C clients by providing knowledge and practical and analytical techniques in a range of key business areas. The course is designed to help you broaden your experience, increase your practising options and significantly enhance your career in adjudication.
(a) Expert teaching - Prime Dispute's course delivery includes Educators who have global experience, knowledge and practical skills within the adjudication world.
(b) Global Flexibility - As our members have global reach we have the ability to deliver courses outside the UK. For further information please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
(c) Excellent resources - Prime Dispute provides a supportive learning environment with online policies, procedures and access to a wide range of updates within the Adjudication world within the e-Industry newsletter.
5) Links with Business and Industry
Our links with the professional world are enhanced through our membership, many of whom work within industry resolving disputes on a commercial basis. These links further serve to ensure that the course's teaching remains at the forefront of current developments in the use of adjudication.
6) Learning Support
Prime Dispute's supportive membership helps you achieve your academic and career goals in becoming an active adjudicator and/ or representing parties within industry. Once you have completed your training and received your membership designation, further practical experience and mentoring would be recommended for those seeking to practise as an adjudicator. Our social media will also keep you ahead of what happening in the world of Adjudication.
7) Who Teaches this Course
Prime Dispute is an internationally recognised membership organisation which is leading the promotion and development of conflict/dispute avoidance and resolution. All our Educators are fully experienced and accredited and are recognised in the Adjudication fraternity. Many have worked at senior levels within conflict/dispute avoidance/resolution businesses. They can teach you how to turn theory into practice with the use of case studies and recognised exemplars.
CONSTRUCTION ADJUDICATION Training
About Prime Dispute
Prime Dispute / Is a global membership organisation for qualifications and standards in law, dispute avoidance, management & resolution
Our purpose / Helping industry create a more prosperous and conflict free working world.
Our Vision & Mission
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