Course in NS 8407 - General conditions of contract for design and build contracts

The purpose of the course is to provide a detailed overview of the content of NS 8407, making participants familiar with the rights and obligations that the standard imposes on the various actors in a design and build project.



In this course, NS 8407 General conditions of contract for design and build contracts, is thoroughly reviewed, at the same time as parallels are drawn to the corresponding provisions in NS 3431. NS 8417 General conditions of contract for design and build sub-contracts is also discussed. The course is a combination of lectures and assignments with great emphasis on practical issues and gives you an introduction to an important standard. The content of the course is a review of the various provisions in NS 8407 and NS 8417, with emphasis on the most important problem areas.

Mål for kurset


The following themes are central:

  • When should NS 8407 be used?
  • Consulting and engineering
  • Risk factors
  • Changes
  • Delay
  • Defects

Hvem er kurset for?

This course is relevant for anyone who uses the standard in their work, whether they are contractors, private and public builders, architects, consulting engineers or have other backgrounds.



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: 25. okt 2022 / 09:30 - 16:00

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

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Kursnr./navn: 22-1371101 Course in NS 8407 - General conditions of contract for design and build 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: 24. okt 2022 kl. 10:00

Kontakt:, telefon 67 83 87 00