Continuing Professional Development

CDM Co-ordinator Course

NHBC/APS Management of CDM Coordination


This three day course is suitable for those already in planning supervisory roles and other professionals considering becoming CDM Co-ordinators. It is accredited by the Association of Project Safety (APS).

Upon completion of the course and successful passing of the required APS exam, candidates are fully accredited CMD Co-ordinators and can gain membership of the Association, providing they meet the entry requirements set out by APS.

Who should attend?
Any construction related professional who wishes to either become or understand more
about the role of a CDM Co-ordinator.

What you will learn?

  • CDM Regulations content and duties given and how they impact on CDM coordination
  • An understanding of the proactive role of the CDM Co-ordinator in risk management
  • Requirements and implications of providing the CDM co-ordination service provision
  • Discharging duties of the CDM Co-ordinator
  • Impact of procurement routes on CDM co-ordination
  • Legal aspects and implications.

This course involves exercises and spot tests to continually test the participation and
knowledge of the delegates.


Chris Rowley is a professional trainer at NHBC and provides training seminars
and workshop to a wide range of organisations and companies. After taking a BTEC
Higher National Certificate in Mechanical Engineering in 1986, Chris took a particular
interest in Health and Safety. He qualified in 2003 with the Institution of Occupational
Safety and Health (IOSH) Managing Environmental Responsibilities and IOSH Managing
Safely diplomas followed by the IOSH registered TechIOSH in 2004. He further qualified
with the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) Dip
1 in 2004 and NEBOSH Construction Certificate in 2009.

Dates and location

Course fees

The course fees have been frozen at the 2011 rate, and cover refreshments, lunches, course manual, certificate and registration.


How to book


Please download the booking form above, complete and return alongside payment to:

Michelle Taylor
RIBA South West
Unit 4.8
Bath Road

You can also book by calling 0844 800 2767 or email your booking form to

Refunds will not be made for cancellations received after the 15 August booking deadline but delegate substitutions can be accepted at any time.

Booking confirmation along with map/directions will be sent to you once we have received your booking form and payment.

If you have any queries, please call Michelle Taylor on 0844 800 2767 or email

CPD record:
18 hours of formal CPD

RIBA Core Curriculum topic:
Being safe: health and safety


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