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RIBA Yorkshire (Leeds) - How to advise your clients on their CDM duties

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Maurice Paynal Suite

The Chambers

30 Park Place

Leeds

LS1 2SP

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This seminar will explore the role of architect as Principal Designer, focusing on issues around advising clients in accordance with the CDM 2015 regulations.

Since the Health and Safety Executive’s CDM 2015 Regulations came into effect, architects have been embracing the newly created Principal Designer role. This seminar will focus on issues faced by architects around advising clients in accordance with the CDM 2015 regulations.

This seminar will explore:

  • Advantages and restrictions created by the flexibility that’s built into Legislation

  • Different models of delivery and helping clients understand the impact of their choices

  • Actions and engagement required at different phases of a project to successfully deliver the role

  • Effects of different procurement routes and contract vs. legislation

  • Types of clients and client bodies and impacts of working for domestic clients

  • Different industries and sectors

  • Benefits of accepting CDM duties to your practice and to your clients

  • The good the bad and the ugly: scenarios and wearing different hats!

By attending this seminar you will gain an understanding of when you should be the Principal Designer, whilst discussing the topic from a legal, ethical and moral perspective. You will understand your legal obligations as a PD and learn about effective engagement techniques to ensure clients understand the impact of their decisions.

Speaker

Paul Bussey, AHMM Architects

Paul is an RIBA chartered architect with over 30 years’ experience, within both large and small practices in the UK and abroad. Paul is currently Technical Consultant at, the Stirling Prize 2015 award winning practice AHMM. He has developed a technical expertise in the application of all types of building related legislation and constructional guidance. In parallel he provides CDM, Principal Designer, Fire Strategy Engineering and Inclusive Design services as well as Quality Management and Project Compliance Services. He sits on various HSE, RIBA and CIC Health and Safety expert committees and is an IMaPS member of the Association for Project Safety. Paul was part of the CITB/HSE Industry Guidance team for Designers under CDM 2015, and has authored CDM 2015: A Practical Guide for Architects and Designers (RIBA Publishing).

Core Curriculum topics

1. Health, safety and well being
2. Legal, regulatory and statutory compliance

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Terms and Conditions

  • Cancellations are acceptable in writing up to 10 working days of the event, please contact riba.yorkshire@riba.org for cancellation requests.

  • Substitutes are permitted at any time, please contact riba.yorkshire@riba.org for substitution requests.

  • The RIBA accepts no responsibility for the views or opinions expressed by speakers or any other person at the event.

  • A photographer may cover this event and the photographs may be used to publicise future RIBA events.

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Maurice Paynal Suite

The Chambers

30 Park Place

Leeds

LS1 2SP

United Kingdom

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