CDM Regulations Training Course

CDM Regulations
£20 +VAT

The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 place specific responsibilities on duty holders, including designers and contractors, and make them accountable for the consideration and management of health and safety on construction sites. This CDM Regulations course has been designed to provide learners with a practical knowledge of key duty holder requirements under the new CDM Regulations.

The aim of the Regulations is to minimise the risk of serious injuries and workplace fatalities on construction sites. By taking this course, learners will understand the importance of planning for and integrating safety management into the planning and design stages of construction projects and ensure that their work practices are complying with the law.

This course has been updated and is legally accurate in line with any guidance changes that have resulted from Brexit legislation - including any revisions to deadlines.

  • Written in compliance with the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM Regulations)
  • Developed by health and safety professionals
  • Accredited by CPD and Assured by RoSPA
  • Online training course and assessment with no time limits
  • Full audio voiceover
  • Approximate duration: 1-2 hours
  • On completion, certificate is posted next working day
  • Downloadable PDF certificate available on completion

Who should take this course?

This course has been designed for anyone who is a key duty holder, whether they are the client, the principal contractor, the principal designer, the designers or sub-contractors. This course offers guidance on the roles and responsibilities of key duty holders.


Certification

CPD Approved
RoSPA Approved

All of our courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to universally accepted Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.

This course is also assured by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents through their RoSPA Qualifications Assurance System, as providing up-to-date, quality and content-approved training.

On successful completion of the course you will be sent a quality assured certificate through the post the next working day. This can be used to provide evidence for compliance and audit. 


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Course content

ModuleDescription
1Introduction to CDM

Key points, duty holders, client duties, designer duties, and contractor duties.

2Planning and Preparation

The client brief, project notification, the F10 form, pre-construction information, construction phase plan, and the health and safety file.


3Further Guidance

Domestic clients, pre-qualification questionnaires, general requirements, requirements for designing, manufacturing, and marking work equipment and chemicals, and welfare facilities.



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Aims of the course

By the end of this course, learners will be able to:

  • Describe what the CDM Regulations require them to do by law.
  • Understand the importance of planning for and integrating safety management into construction projects.
  • Identify the responsibilities of key duty holders.
  • Know how to prepare the pre-construction information, the construction phase plan and the health and safety file.


Assessment

The online assessment is taken on completion of the training material. You will be asked 12 multiple choice questions with a pass mark of 80%. The answers are marked automatically so you will instantly know whether you have passed. If you don't pass don't worry! You can take the test as many times as you need with no extra charge.




 Frequently Asked Questions

Can this training course help me apply for SSIP accreditations like CHAS and SMAS?

Yes, our CDM Regulations course can act as evidence of industry-related training for accreditation applications, such as CHAS. It covers the requirements of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM Regulations), which will help you understand how to fulfil the legal duties they set out. Knowledge of these topics form part of the training requirements set out by accreditation assessment bodies, so you must be able to demonstrate evidence of compliance in order for your application to be successful. Our course will contribute to the evidence you must provide during your application, to show that you have received the relevant training.


Please note that it will be down to each individual accreditation body to decide if our courses are sufficient for the training requirements of your specific business. This evidence only forms one part of your overall application process. It is up to you to prove you are fulfilling your legal duties and to supply sufficient evidence for everything the accrediting body requires in order for your application to be successful.