CDM 2015 - Awareness (1-day)


Is CDM 2015 Overview for me?

The CDM 2015 Overview course provides a clear introduction to the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations (CDM) 2015, which replaced CDM 2007. It provides essential information targeted at those working in construction or associated sectors and roles affected by CDM. It also provides an introduction to those new to CDM who need an understanding of the CDM 2015 Regulations and covers the interactive and combined responsibilities of all CDM duty holders.

It will benefit your employer by:

  • More effective working from employees, compliant with CDM Regulations 2015 and with minimal disruption.

You will benefit from:

  • Understanding the impact of the new CDM Regulations 2015 to ensure you are compliant in your job.

Course Content

  • Introduction to CDM 2015: scope, application and interpretation of key terminology, codes of practice and industry guidance.
  • Client duties (including domestic projects).
  • Health and safety duties and roles: Principal Designer, Designer, Principal Contractor, Contractor.
  • General health and safety requirements for all construction sites.
  • Key documentation: notification, pre-construction information, construction phase plan, health and safety file.
  • Summary and questions.

Assessment (optional)

You are assessed with a short multiple-choice test. You will receive a Certificate from the training provider on successful completion.

Why take my CDM 2015 Overview classroom course?

  • Lively training combining tutorials with interactive exercises and quizzes to provide you with an understanding of the structure and content of the CDM 2015 Regulations that can be applied to your workplace.
  • Tutor guided discussion to assist the learning process and practical understanding.
  • Expert tutor support from highly qualified trainers with experience of working in health & safety roles in the construction sector.
  • Learning materials are created in-house by our learning development team to ensure consistency, quality and currency of information in line with legislation.
  • Confidence that you will have the practical knowledge to use it effectively in your role.


1 day

This course is also available to be delivered as a dedicated in-house course for your organisation. Please contact us to find out about options for face-to-face and/or 'Virtual Classroom' delivery.


Contact us to arrange a dedicated course: