Training and Development

For those who are attracted to the sector and for those already part of the workforce, it is essential that we provide high quality training and development opportunities to maintain and grow their competency.

At CECA (South West) we have developed a training and development programme for our members which focuses on contractual skills, predominantly the NEC form of contract. The training is provided by Mark Bezzant, Director, Bezzant Ltd. Bezzant Ltd specializes in construction law and commercial matters and Mark is highly respected in the industry for his vast experience and specialist knowledge. These courses are free to members and include comprehensive notes. Our programme for 2019 is:

  • 31 January 2019 – Compensation event procedure and assessments under the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract (April 2013 Edition)
  • 4 April 2019 – Defined Cost under the NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract (2013 Edition)
  • 8 May 2019 – NEC3 Engineering and Construction Subcontract (2013 Edition)
  • 5 June 2019 – Preparation and relevance of the Contract Data for the NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract
  • 24 October 2019 – Compensation events under the NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract
  • 21 November 2019 – Programmes under the NEC4 Engineering and Construction Contract

The following additional training events are also planned:-

Introduction to Rail Workshop – 26 February 2019

Guest speaker announced for SW Lunch
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We are delighted to announce that Simon Weston (Solider, Survivor and Inspiration) will be our guest speaker at our Annual Lunch in Torquay on 4 October. In 1982 the Sir Galahad was destroyed in Bluff Cove on the Falklands Islands. On board was Simon Weston, Welsh Guardsman, a name and face that was going to

CECA (South West) Annual Lunch
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The 2019 Annual Members’ South West Lunch will take place at The Grand Hotel, Torquay on Friday 4 October. Aside from member networking and the opportunity to host colleagues and clients, the Annual Lunch will include the presentation of the CECA (South West) Awards – celebrating the remarkable achievements of the young women and men who are

CECA (South West) Annual Lunch – Sponsorship Packages
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The 2019 Annual Members’ South West Lunch will take place at The Grand Hotel, Torquay on Friday 4 October. Aside from member networking and the opportunity to host colleagues and clients, the Annual Lunch will include the presentation of the CECA (South West) Awards – celebrating the remarkable achievements of the young women and men who are