CDM Regulations 2015 Overview for Designers, Principal Designers & The Client

Our CDM Regulations 2015: Principal Designer & Client Overview training course will introduce participants to the revised Construction (Design and Management) Regulations and outline the responsibilities of the Designer and any other duty holders.

Overview:

This course is designed to give those attending an in-depth appreciation of the H&S function that Designers play in the construction process as set out in the CDM Regulations.

The regulations will change the Designers approach to the incorporation of H&S into the design process. Consequently the Designer has to be adept at obtaining positive co-operation from the other parties in discharging their duties.

Aims & Objectives:

The objective of this course is to confirm to the participants their responsibilities for health and safety within both the legal and contractual frameworks of the CDM Regulations.

Course Outline:

  • Overview and developments
  • Application
  • Competence
  • Definition of construction work, demolition etc. and Notification of the project
  • Duty holders and the compliance
  • The Client
    o Managing the project
    o Provision of information
    o Appointments
  • Coordination Design & Construction phases
    o Notification
  • Designers
    o The role of the Principal Designer
  • Duties of Contractors
    o The Principal Contractor
    o Health and safety on Construction Sites
    o Other contractors (including statutory undertakers)
  • Pre construction Information
  • The construction phase plan
  • Cooperation and consultation
  • Health & Safety File
  • End of course assessment

Mode of Delivery:

Throughout the course - which will be highly participative - group exercises and case studies will be used to reinforce the course material.

 

Benefits of Attending:

At the end of the course participants should have a clearer understanding of their responsibilities under the CDM Regulations and how those obligations should be met

Intended For:

Architects; Structural Designers; Civil Engineers; Landscape Designers; M&E Designers; Specialist Designers; Construction Professionals; Contract Administrators; Project Sponsors and Stakeholders.

All our courses can be offered as in-house training