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The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015

The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) lay down specific duties for Clients, Principal Designers, Designers, Principal Contractors and Contractors/self-employed.

This Construction Design and Management course will give delegates valuable insight into the legal aspects and practical requirements for their respective role.

This course is designed to highlight the positive impact of CDM 2015 and how to successfully implement the requirements of the Regulations.

CDM Training


By the end of the course, delegates will:

  • Understand the requirements of CDM
  • Understand the trigger points
  • Recognise the requirements placed on each duty holder
  • Compile pre-construction information
  • Develop health and safety plans
  • State the requirements for health and safety file

Course Contents:

  • The need for CDM and when it applies
  • Relationship with other health and safety laws
  • General management duties applying to all projects
  • Client’s duties
  • Designer’s duties
  • Principal contractor’s duties
  • Principal designer’s duties
  • Contractor’s duties
  • Pre-construction information
  • Construction phase health and safety plans
  • Health and safety files
  • Associated guidance

Entry Requirements:

This course is designed for anyone appointed as a key duty holder under CDM Regulations – including: • Clients • Principal Designers • Designers • Principal Contractors • Contractors/self-employed persons. • All persons responsible for planning / coordinating construction work • All persons responsible for engaging others to do so (estates managers, managers generally, buyers, those responsible for site safety)

Qualification Outcome:

Certificate of Attendance (CPD/IPD)

Course Duration:

1 day

Venue Location

All our courses can be offered as in-house training. Please contact us for further venue details.


All our course prices are competitive. Please contact us for the latest deals.


All our course dates are subject to availability. Please contact us to reserve your place.

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