Professional Indemnity Insurance for Construction Projects

Professional Indemnity Insurance for Construction Projects

  • Claims • Coverage • Liability • Quantum • Evidence


4th of July 2024





This course is designed to provide attendees with the mechanics of a policy for professional indemnity insurance in the context of a construction or engineering project. Delegates will learn key terms and how they relate to the construction project contract or appointment and how claims can arise in practice and ways in which to resolve these issues.


Some of the main points the tutors will focus on include key terms to note, what common issues can trigger claims, Project documentation essentials and reporting to name just a few.


Places are limited and work on a first come first serve basis.




  • Principles and purpose of PII
  • They key terms of a typical PII policy
  • Issues that may trigger a claim?
  • The importance of underlying project documentation
  • How to recognise potential PII issues
  • PII issues in claim situations
  • Claims, coverage, liability, quantum, and evidence
  • Commercial awareness when negotiating and reporting on construction project documents.
  • The links between PII and the construction contract or appointment




Tim Brennan, Solicitor, Construction Law Team, Byrne Wallace

Tim is a Solicitor in the Byrne Wallace Construction Law team and is involved in both contentious and non-contentious construction law matters. Tim is involved in the advising, negotiating, and drafting of the full suite of construction contracts, acting for all types of clients including funders, main contractors, sub-contractors, employers, consultant designers and public bodies. On the contentious side, he has experience in representing clients in a broad range of dispute resolution proceedings, including Court, Mediation, Arbitration, Conciliation and Adjudication. Prior to joining Byrne Wallace, Tim worked for a number of years as a senior professional indemnity underwriter in London, for one of the world’s largest reinsurance companies, and has extensive experience reviewing, drafting and negotiating professional indemnity insurance contracts.




This course will be of interest but not limited to professionals working in the construction and engineering industries with job titles such as Managing Director, Engineer, Finance Manager, those involved in Procurement, Insurance & Contracts, as well as professional advisors who wish to broaden their commercial awareness of how Professional Indemnity Insurance operates in construction and engineering projects.




On completion of this one-day training course, you will receive your Certificate of Attendance. Please note certificates are issued at the close of the training course to participants on completion of the course.

Please check directly with your association or awarding body to see how many points they will award.




Date:      4th of July 2024
Times:    9.30am to 3.30pm
Venue:   Streamed Live from CMG Studios   




An ‘Early Bird’ discounted rate of €485 is currently available. This training course normal rate is €585. Places are limited and are allocated on a first come first served basis. PLEASE NOTE THE EARLY BIRD RATE CLOSES 3 WEEKS PRIOR TO COURSE DATE.

The course cost includes all course documentation and Certificate of Attendance.




ONLINE – Please Click Here to book your place via our website

EMAIL – Please Click Here to book your seat via e-mail

PHONE – Contact the CMG Training Team 01-2933650 to secure your place



Places are limited and are allocated on a first come first served basis.


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