Project Management for Contract Professionals

Project Management for Contract Professionals

Course Objective:

 By the end of the program, participants will be able to:

· Identify the major project and contract management framework and processes.
· Identify the major activities, steps and tools to manage their contracting partner who is executing their project.
· Recognize the main contractual provisions that can affect projects.
· Demonstrate the importance of partnership and negotiation in managing projects.
· Identify the impact of contract’s variation orders and claims on projects.
· Determine the contracting strategy for their project.


Who Should Attend:

 Personnel who are seeking in-depth knowledge on managing their contractual partners who are executing their projects. The program is designed to provide concepts, provisions and tools that will enable managing contractors.


Course Outlines:




  • Project and Program Definition
  • Definition of Project and Project Management
  • Contracting the Project
  • Project Scope of Work
  • Role of Customer and the Contractor

Principles of Contracts

  • Objectives
  • Contract Framework
  • Elements of a Contract
  • Knowing your Contract
  • Contract Provisions Affecting Implementation

Project / Contract Management Tools 


  • Project and Contract Decomposition
  • Developing and Control Schedule
  • Developing Milestone Chart and Gantt Chart
  • Developing and Controlling Cost
  • Calendars
  • Issues and Risks Logs
  • Dashboard and Scorecards

Contract Types and Strategies

  • One versus Several Contracts
  • Sole versus Single Sourcing
  • Lump Sum versus Cost Plus Contracts
  • Measured Work Contracts
  • Turnkey Projects

Managing Contractors

  • Evaluating Contractor’s Performance
  • Status and Progress Reporting
  • Managing Deviations
  • Variation Orders
  • Claims and Disputes
  • Risk Management

Dealing with Contractors 


  • Communication
  • Building Relationship
  • Negotiation

Event Information

Event Date 15-05-2022
Event End Date 19-05-2022
Individual Price $3,600.00
Location cairo
Categories Project Management