Course Aims

This course will provide delegates with the necessary foundation knowledge and general understanding of the Regulations to discharge their relevant responsibilities on most projects. For larger or more complex projects additional courses are available for organisations who will regularly undertake the role of either appointed Principal Designer or Principal Contractor.

*VIRTUAL* – CDM 2015 Overview

Who Attends

This course is intended for any person who is involved in construction projects that attract legal duties and responsibilities under CDM 2015. 

Course Content

  • Management structure required by CDM 2015 on a construction project
  • How the regulations apply to any particular construction project
  • Identify the various duty holders involved in any relevant construction project
  • Understand the legal requirements imposed on the various duty holders
  • Recognise appropriate management tools available to duty holders to assist in discharging their responsibilities
  • Be capable of sourcing and applying the various supplementary official and industry advice, guidance and reference material available to the individual duty holders

CDM 2015 Regulations Course Content

  • The legal framework for health, safety and welfare as applied to GB
  • The need for a set of health, safety and welfare regulations dedicated to the construction industry
  • Development of the CDM regulations from 1992 to now
  • The imposition and management structure to be applied to relevant projects
  • Definitions including project, construction work, structure and notification
  • Duties of a client, principal designer, designer, principal contractor and contractor
  • The requirements and responsibilities for the Pre-Construction Information (PCI)
  • The content and development of the construction phase plan as a management tool
  • The content, purpose and construction of the health and safety file for future use
  • Short syndicate exercises which require delegate participation

Qualifications Obtained

There will be a short examination on completion of the course. 

Additional Information

*PLEASE NOTE* all online bookings are provisional until confirmed with you by our training team.

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If pre-scheduled dates are not listed on this page, or if the dates published do not fit your requirement, please contact us as arrangements can be made to suit your needs. 

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