QLD BCIPA One Day Intensive Course

This course will focus on the fundamental issues surrounding the QLD Building and Construction Industry Payments Act 2004 (BCIPA).

Notwithstanding the amount in dispute, you will be trained on your obligations in respect to payment claims, payment schedules, adjudication applications and adjudication responses.

You will be able to gain expert knowledge from two leading lawyers who specialise in construction disputes in an open, interactive and friendly environment.

Upcoming Training Dates

  • Thursday 20 April 2017 
  • Thursday 20 July 2017
  • Thursday 9 November 2017 


Stephen Pyman | Principal |CDI Lawyers
Stephen practises in the field of building construction and development law. He has in-depth experience in the construction industry spanning over 25 years. He has extensive experience in pre-contract and tender negotiations, contracts and subcontracts. He also has a depth of experience in construction litigation, alternative dispute resolution, mediation, arbitration and adjudication under the Security of Payment Act (NSW) and BCIPA (QLD). Stephen is well known for pioneering the use of “Green Bonds” in energy rated buildings. He is also author of the three-volume Building Law QLD, published by Thompson Reuters.

Troy Lewis | Partner | National Head of Construction & Infrastructure |Holding Redlich Lawyers
Troy is a recognised industry expert in relation to construction litigation and in the 2012, 2013 and 2014, 2015 and 2016 editions of Doyles Guide to the Australian Legal Profession, Troy is named as one of the leading construction litigation lawyers in Queensland. Troy has also been named in the 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 edition of Best Lawyers in Australia in the practice area of Construction/ Infrastructure Law. Troy also has extensive experience acting on behalf of both Claimants and Respondents in claims pursuant to the various Security of Payment Acts. Troy has conducted numerous courses in relation to construction matters generally and the various Security of Payment Acts.

Russell Welsh | Director | ABC DRS
Russell is a Chartered Quantity Surveyor who has worked in the construction industry in the UK, Saudi Arabia, Korea and Australia for more than 30 years. Russell is also the only adjudicator in Australia to be registered in every jurisdiction with Security of Payment legislation.


UQ Business School Downtown
Level 19, Central Plaza One
345 Queen Street, Brisbane, QLD 4000


Our intensive training course costs $770.00 per delegate inc GST with discounts available for group bookings.


Course Outline

8:30am Registration

9:00am Commencement:
1. General introduction to BCIPA
2. Payment claims and payment schedules
3. Adjudication process
4. Function of adjudicator
5. Adjudication determinations and review

5:00pm Close

Morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea are provided.

Book now!

Just download and complete the Queensland BCIPA training form linked below to book your place now!

Need further information?

The ABC DRS are happy to provide you with any further detail on any of the above documents. Please feel free to get in contact with our office.