Technical Training

Standards raising, technical, sustainability and regulatory training

As a warranty, building control and inspection organisation, frequently involved in the latest research, NHBC are uniquely placed to offer relevant, best practice technical training.

Listed below are the standard training courses we offer. Click on each title to see more information.

In addition to the standard courses we offer a bespoke service for registered builders so please contact us if you wish to explore other options. We can design and deliver training to cover a wide range of technical subjects including construction best practice (on low and high rise developments), Building Regulations, Sustainability and Engineering.

Current courses





Construction best practice and NHBC Standards for all main areas of construction

Site managers and assistants

3 days

Available to book on an open basis only, this course is a condensed version of the 3 days Defects Prevention course and will train you on the main "hot" topics that are current in construction

Site managers, assistant site managers, clerks of works and design teams

1 day

Technical and managerial issues associated with managing timber frame construction

Site managers and assistants

1 day

Explores the combination of technical, managerial and personal skills required to ensure the quality of new homes on handover

Site managers and assistants

1 day

Provides delegates with the knowledge and skills to implement effective after sales service within the context of the NHBC warranty

Customer service, after sales staff and site managers

1 day

Building Regulation requirements, specifically the detail contained within the Approved Documents (A through to R)

Site managers and assistants or technical staff

2 days

How new homes are built and why they are "better" than older homes

Sales and non-technical staff

1 day

Interested? Enquire and book today

For enquiries please click the link below or call Vicky Brown, Operations Training Co-ordinator, on 01908 746380