The Construction Design and Management Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) require that a health and safety file is collated for all construction projects involving more than one contractor. The file is intended to be used to facilitate, future operation, cleaning, maintenance, alternations and demolition activities so they can be undertaken safely.

Course Overview

This course will provide the knowledge for preparing a health and safety file on behalf of the client and to understand which information is relevant and information that is not.

Construction Safety Solutions have many years of experience working with project teams and contractors to structure and ensure completed files contain relevant information and in a format that is easy to use and can be updated during the life time of the building. We can also tailor the content to be specific, to Client requirements.

The course has been put together and will be presented by safety professionals, who are actively engaged on a range of construction projects as Principal Designers and Safety Advisors

Course Duration

This course is scheduled for four hours, we encourage attendee participation for the duration of the course.

The course can be presented as a one to one session at a desk or with a maximum of 10 delegates.

Course Content

  • Overview of duties under CDM 2015 to provide a Health and Safety File
  • The purpose of the Health and Safety file for handover
  • The legal duties to prepare a file
  • The significance of information that is required and information that can be excluded.
  • Sign off Health and Safety Files and quality assurance

Who Should Take This Course?

Anyone with a responsibility for collating and signing off Health and Safety Files at the end of a project.


The course fee is 375+VAT for up to 10 attendees if carried out at a venue booked by you as the client.

We can offer training at our offices, but we are limited to 6 attendees, the fee for this is 250+VAT.

Enquires or Booking

Please email or phone 01869 220649 and speak to Elaine Sahin or Marie Bowers