Managing Contractors

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Description

Legislation and case law lays down specific duties requiring employers, clients or occupiers of premises to control contractors. Where the number of contractors does not exceed five, or where 'construction work' does not apply, then the persons in control do not have to comply with the Construction Design and Management Regulations(CDM).

However, other systems and procedures are legally required and the recent HSE publication Managing Contractors needs to be followed.

Who should attend the Managing Contractors course?

This training on managing contractors will provide valuable information and guidance for any manager, supervisor or other person responsible for devising policy or contracto…

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Legislation and case law lays down specific duties requiring employers, clients or occupiers of premises to control contractors. Where the number of contractors does not exceed five, or where 'construction work' does not apply, then the persons in control do not have to comply with the Construction Design and Management Regulations(CDM).

However, other systems and procedures are legally required and the recent HSE publication Managing Contractors needs to be followed.

Who should attend the Managing Contractors course?

This training on managing contractors will provide valuable information and guidance for any manager, supervisor or other person responsible for devising policy or contractor procedures or for the day-to-day control of a contractor's activity.

Key topics in the Managing Contractors course

  • English legal system
  • 2005 WEL changes
  • Civil liability
  • Statute law
  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Management of Health and Safety at Work (MHSW) Regulations 1999
  • Safe systems and permits
  • Contractor control
  • Policy
  • A five-step approach following HSE guidance:
  • Planning
  • Selection and competency
  • Working activity
  • Monitoring contractors
  • Reviewing contractors

Audience: Team Leaders, Middle Managers, Health & Safety Professionals, First line managers

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