Limitation of Contractors Liability - LOCL

Business Skills College
1 day
Multiple locations

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About this course

As a precautionary measure, the Defence Academy has postponed this course in light of COVID-19.  Please continue to check this page for rescheduled course dates.

Aimed at commercial officers or their equivalents who are in posts that require the ability to review, analyse, negotiate or accept requests to limit a contractor’s liability on contracts.  This course is aimed at all levels to enable you to better understand and evaluate contractor’s liability and risk transfer in a robust manner.

What you will learn

You will learn:
  • basic principles of commercial risk allocation
  • understand why industry may wish to pass financial liability for risk that they hold to another source
  • understand what contingent liability is and the process to follow
  • understand what generic and special risk indemnities are
  • understand the need for robust, fair and transparent evaluation of risk transfer

How will this course help my career?

It will increase your level of knowledge and understanding of this area – enabling you to move forward in your career.

Before you attend

  • Delegates wishing to book on this course must ensure that prior to booking their personal HMRS account is up to date including a full work postal address and mail point.
  • Courses run at various locations please ensure you check the location prior to booking.  

Can I attend this course?

This course is suitable for the following type(s) of applicant.
  • Military
  • MOD Civil Servants
  • Partners Across Government (PAG)

Access to this training is for 'MOD commercial officers' only.

How will I learn?