|Course name||Contract Management|
|Institution||University of Pretoria, South Africa|
|Location||South Africa, Pretoria|
Equip managers, controllers and officers with the necessary practical skills to manage and administer contracts for goods and services. By the end of the course participants should be able to: understand the basic law of contract in South Africa; understand contract management terminology; plan and organise contracts for goods and services; define the scope of work, process, agreement and management philosophy; direct and control the contract administration; negotiate contracts and terms; evaluate, negotiate and enforce service level agreements; renegotiate and terminate contracts.
|General course topics||One logistics function in great detail|
|Specific course topics||
Law of Contract, Understanding the South African legal system, Requirements of a valid contract, Offer and acceptance, Reaching agreement, Formalising the agreement, Capacity and authority, Warranties, guarantees and indemnities, Termination of the agreement, Common danger areas, Service level agreements, Contract management, Planning, organizing, directing and control, Outsourcing, Contract management terminology, Precontractual planning and best practices, Organising before awarding the contract: the process, Contract award, Contract administration and control, Negotiation skills, Managing service level agreements.
|Total time commitment||24|
|Focus commodity||Any or other commodity|
|Accredited by||University of Pretoria|
|Degree name||Certificate of completion or attendance|
|Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate)||100|
|Course fee description||
Course fee only, cost of living, books and transportation separate
|Course included in analysis||No|