NHBC/APS principal designer NHBC/APS principal designer



principal designer course

Gain a thorough understanding of the role of the principal designer in this 2-day training course, accredited by APS.


Who should attend

This course is for any design-related professional who wishes to take on or understand more about the role of the Principal Designer.

Benefits to you

Gain a good overview of the CDM Regulation 2015

Understand your duties and the role of CDM co-ordination and co-operation within the project team

Receive an APS accredited certificate

What you'll learn

Explain the philosophy behind the Construction (Design & Management) Regulations 1994 and its evolution into the new 2015 version.

Give an overview of the Governments “Construction 2025” initiative

Practical view point on discharging the duties of the Principal Designer

Explain the role of the CDM Adviser

Explain the notification process

Clarify the proactive role of CDM Co-ordination and Co-operation within the Project team in the Risk Management process.

Cover the requirements and implications of providing the Clients duty of CDM Co-ordination.

Highlight the impact of procurement routes on project and CDM Co-ordination.

Review the legal aspects and implications associated with the CDM team.


Course Pricing








£600 £500 early bird discount


Prices are exclusive of VAT

*For In-Company Courses Only – you will need to add a further £20 plus VAT per delegate for APS delegate pack and £50 + VAT per delegate for APS certification.

Early bird offer expires 30 days before the course start date.

No additional costs for open courses.




Very useful course to dispel previous fear-mongering! Well presented and good support to ensure learning.

Very good. Informal and informative, well presented and enjoyable. I will be sending others in my team on the course!

Another excellent NHBC course. Pleasure to attend. Chris did a great job!

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Early bird offer

Book now and save £100

Use code aps19 at the checkout when booking for 22-23 September 2020 and aps17 for 29-30 September 2020.

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