CCDC Series Module 3: A Guide to CCDC 2 2020 - Stipulated Price Contract

CCDC Series Module 3: An Guide to CCDC 2 2020 – Stipulated Price Contract 

Date(s): February 26, 2024

Format: (Virtual) Instructor-led Course

Duration: One four-hour session

Time: 9:00am - 1:00pm

Price: $400.00 + HST (WIPSI Discount $400.00 + HST  FOR ELIGIBLE MEMBERS)

Overview: this course looks closely at CCDC 2 2020, the Canadian Construction Document Committee’s current standard Stipulated Price Contract, which is the CCDC’s “flagship” standard contract form. Most construction contracts in use today in Canada have been based on CCDC 2.


  • The basic approach, philosophy, and structure of CCDC 2
  • Who is the CCDC and what are the CCDC standard contract forms?
  • CCDC 2 2008 v. CCDC 2 2020 – What is new in CCDC 2 2020?
  • Key provisions in CCDC 2
    • The Contract Documents
    • Ready-for-Takeover v. Substantial Performance of the Work
    • Notice provisions
    • The Contract Time
    • Role of the Consultant
    • Other Contractors and Owner’s own forces work
    • Subcontracting
    • Changes in the Work
    • Concealed or unknown conditions
    • Delays, Default and Disputes
    • Toxic and hazardous substances
    • Construction Safety
    • Mould
    • Early occupancy by Owner
    • Indemnification
    • Waiver of Claims
    • Warranty
    • Privity of contract
  • What modifications are being made by supplementary conditions

CCDC Reference Documents

  • CCDC 2 - 2020 - Stipulated Price Contract
  • CCDC 41 – 2020 – CCDC Insurance Requirements
  • CCDC 01 - 2020 - Master Specification for Division 01 - General Requirements

Who should attend: Owners, procurement authority representatives, consultants, general and sub-contractors.

Facilitator:  Michael Atkinson, LLB – Past CCA President

Cancellation Policy

-Cancellations must be received no later than 10 business days prior to the course date to be eligible for a 75% refund of registration fees.
-No refunds will be issued after this date.
-If you register for the course and do not attend, you are liable for the full registration fee unless you cancel according to the terms stated above.
-If you are unable to attend after registering you may send a substitute up to and including the day of the course. Please provide a name and email address for name tag and records.
-CANS reserves the right to cancel any course and will, in such an event, provide a full refund of registrations fees. Every effort will be made to give registrants a reasonable notice of cancellation.
-No liability is assumed by the organization for changes in course dates, content, speakers, or venue.