Course in NS 8405 and NS 8406 - Norwegian building and civil engineering contracts

Refresh your knowledge of NS 8405 and NS 8406, become better acquainted with how these Norwegian standards are used and get an update on the latest developments in case law.



This course gives you a quick and effective review of the most important provisions in NS 8405 (Norwegian building and civil engineering contract) and NS 8406 (Simplifed Norwegian building and civil engineering contract). During the course, participants will be able to ask questions and participate in discussions about issues that are common in a building or construction project. The course places the greatest emphasis on NS 8405, but key differences in NS 8406 will be presented.

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The course addresses the following topics among others:

• Contractual understanding
• Contract notification regime
• The contractor's responsibility and risk
• Composition of the client’s duty of contribution
• Progress, coordination and demands for deadline extension
• Change management and remuneration adjustment
• Taking over and final account
• Key deadlines in the contracts

Hvem er kurset for?

Who should attend?

This course is suitable for anyone from the contractor, consultant or client side that already have basic knowledge of NS 8405 and NS 8406.



Information about the Instructor:


Tor Anthon Christiansen is Partner at SANDS Advokatfirma and is a part of their construction law team – a team he used to lead. Tor Anthon is specialized within construction law, and has extensive expertise as a legal adviser and litigator for contractors, clients/builders and consultants. He assists with contract negotiations, change orders, the final account, breaches of contract etc. Tor Anthon has among other things worked extensively with major infrastructure projects for roads and railways (tunnels, bridges etc.). He also has longtime expertise in the power industry, other project-oriented industry together with processing industry and fabrication contracts. He assists corporations all over Norway and also a range of foreign corporations which has projects in Norway. He hosts a number of courses and seminars in standard-form contracts and other construction law topics, among other things for Standard Online and Juristenes Utdanningssenter. He has formerly worked as a Deputy Judge and District Court Judge for three years.




Dato/Tid: 27. sep 2022 / 09:30 - 16:00

Sted: Radisson Blu Park Hotel, Fornebuveien 80, 1366 Lysaker

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Kursnr./navn: 22-1418502 Course in NS 8405 and NS 8406 - Norwegian building and civil engineering contracts

Kursavgift: kr 5 400,00

Members of Standard Norge get 15 % discount when discount code is provided. Course material, lunch, coffee and tea is included in the course fee.

Conditions for course registrations
Registration for courses is binding. Any cancellations must be made in writing.
In case of cancellation there will be a charge of 20% of the course fee, with a minimum amount of NOK 500.
In case of cancellation later than:
14 days before the course the charge is 50% of the course fee.
7 days before the course the course fee is charged in full.

Paid spaces may freely be used by other participants from the same company. Written notification is required.

We reserve the right to cancel or change the programme in the event of circumstances beyond our control.

Påmeldingsfrist: 26. sep 2022 kl. 10:00

Kontakt:, telefon 67 83 87 00