Controlling Contractors (incorporating CDM Regulations)

Safeguarding the integrity of health and safety practices by contractors

Who is it for?

Many companies utilise contractors for specialist activities on site. This course presents the steps to be taken by those briefing and managing contractors, to promote compliance with Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015, which govern the legal compliance for commissioning construction works.

What will I learn?
  • Legal requirements; responsibilities of all parties, including duty holders in construction projects
  • How to plan, communicate, consult, educate and engage contractors to promote compliance
  • Monitoring and reviewing contractor performance

Course Details

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Duration: 1 Day
  • Member: £243
  • Non-Member: £286

All fees subject to VAT

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Course Overview
  • What constitutes a contractor?
  • Health and safety law and statutory duties
  • Selecting and managing contractors in practice
  • Planning; risk assessment, safe systems of work
  • Steps; prior to, during and on completion
  • General management duties applying to construction projects
  • Additional duties; CDM Regulations
  • Duties relating to health and safety on construction sites
  • Liabilities, enforcement in respect of fire, transitional provisions
  • Pre-construction information
  • Construction phase plan
  • Health and safety file
  • Competence and training

Course Dates
Course commences; 

9 February 2018
6 July 2018

Company Sponsored Option

This course is also available as a company sponsored option which is for your delegates only, this is a flexible solution and can be tailored to reflect your business needs, delivered on a date, time and place to suit you - please contact us.


Group Discounts

Take advantage of these discounts when booking this course;

5% off for 2-3 people
8% off for 4-5 people
12% off for 6 or more people

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