Professional Indemnity Insurance for Construction Projects

Professional Indemnity Insurance for Construction Projects

  • Claims • Coverage • Liability • Quantum • Evidence


29th of November 2023






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 key terms to note, what common issues can trigger claims, Project documentation essentials and reporting to name just a few.




  • Principles and purpose of PII
  • They key terms of a typical PII policy
  • Issues that may trigger a claim
  • PII issues in claim situations
  • The importance of underlying project documentation
  • How to recognise potential PII issues
  • 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




Deirdre Hennessy, Byrne Wallace

Deirdre is a Senior Associate in the Byrne Wallace Construction Law team. She specialises in advising on the contentious and dispute resolution side of construction law but equally advises on non-contentious matters, including all the main contract forms. Acting for all types of clients including main contractors, sub-contractors, employers and designers and public bodies she has gained extensive experience advising on a wide range of specialist construction matters including representing clients in Court as well as at Mediation, Conciliation, Adjudication and Arbitration. Adopting a hands on and practical approach, Deirdre also advises on all stages of a construction contract in relation to the respective liabilities of the parties.



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:      29th of November 2023
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

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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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