Interpretations And Modifications

Trainees will be enabled to understand the procedures and purposes of a Request for Interpretation (RFI) and the responsibilities of the contractor and the consultant for preparing, processing, and responding to an RFI; the procedures and responsibilities for interpreting contract documents; and the general condition provisions and procedures for managing unknown and unforeseen conditions at the project, including suspected hazardous materials. Trainees will be enabled to understand the procedures for contract document modifications and changes to the contract; the construction change process and necessary documentation; change order procedures; and how substitutions may cause contract document modifications.