18th February 2019

February 18th - 20th CDM 2015: IOSH and APS Principal Designer and Design Risk Management


About the event

The course aims to provide delegates with an awareness and
understanding of the roles of a designer and principal designer
under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations
2015 and how to undertake successful design risk management
during a project

For further details, costs and availability please contact Paul Whitney - paul.whitney@fgould.com

Who should attend?

  • Principal Designers and those looking to become or undertake the role
  • Architects and associated design disciplines
  • Construction Industry Professionals
  • Clients
  • Building Surveyors
  • Contractors
  • Health and Safety Professionals

What will the event cover?

CDM 2015: Is this fully understood and applied correctly to your projects?
Do you understand the duties and requirements of a principal designer?
Management of risk in design: Can you effectively undertake this process?


Topics covered will include:

  • What the law requires
  • The Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 and duty holders
  • Health and Safety Executive expectations in regards to risk and risk reduction
  • A Designer under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015
  • What is Design Risk Management
  • Effective Design Risk Management
  • Considering Health as well as Safety
  • BIM and Health and Safety

What to expect

Every candidate is tested through an end-of-course assessment
leading to both an IOSH and APS certificate upon passing
their exam. The assessment will be in the style of a written
examination which will consist of ten questions comprising of the

  • 2 x Twenty mark questions
  • 6 x Eight mark questions
  • 2 x Six mark questions

Candidates will receive their results by email and certificates by
post where successful.

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