Construction Design & Management (CDM) Awareness

Anyone who may be appointed as a key duty holder under CDM Regulations The course also covers the requirements for a health and safety plan, health and safety file and project notification to the HSE.



Delegates will have a good understanding of the Construction Design & Management (CDM)Regulations Roles & responsibilities of the Client, Designer, CDM Coordinator, Principal Contractor and Sub-Contractors.





  • CDM Responsibilities - Review of duty holders & roles
  • Designers risk assessments & site risk assessment.PAPER
  • Site RAMS
  • High Risk activities including Temporary Works.
  • Risk Awareness – Scenarios to observe risks and issues.
  • What happens when it goes wrong?
  • Review of Duty Holders
  • Being a Developer - Duty Holders
  • The Role of a Client
  • The Role of those who “Design”
  • Designers Contributions to Mitigating Risk
  • What should your CDM Co-ordinator do?
  • Risk Elimination, Mitigation or Coordination
  • Risk Assessments & Method Statements
  • Principal Contractors & Contractors
  • Contractors Plan, manage & monitor own work & that of workers
  • Consult with the Workforce on H&S Matters Course