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The BC(A)R 2014 – Inspection & Certification System

  • 5 CPD Hours Apex Building, Blackthorn Road Sandyford Business District D18 (map)

The introduction of S.I. 9 has enforced a new significant body of work for construction teams, including consultants as well as contractors and sub-contractors.

This one day CPD training course will focus on BC(A)R, S.I. No. 9 of 2014, and in particular on the compliance and certification regime by industry practitioners, the course will also examine how BC(A)R 2014 Inspection and Certification System uniquely addresses the critical challenges of the complex issues faced in the construction sector, as well as the required Competence of Certifiers and the level of resources required.

This is a must attend training course for anyone working as, Assigned Certifier, Design Certifiers or Ancillary Certifier. All attendees will get a chance to engage in an informative Q & A session, and will receive a highly informative course pack, and leave with 5 structured CPD Points.

Course Content

  • The Statutory Certificates in S.I. No. 9

  • Assigned Certifier’s Role

  • Designer’s Role

  • The Ancillary Certificates agreed by the Professional Bodies and the CIF

  • Inspection Plans

  • Liability of the consulting engineer

  • The 4 No. Practice Notes produced by the Professional Bodies and the CIF to provide guidance to practitioners on the Ancillary Certificates, Inspection Plans & Documentation

  • The Code of Practice for Inspecting and Certifying Buildings and Works

  • When it all goes wrong

Who Should Attend?

This CPD course will be of interest to all Building and Design professionals including, current Assigned Certifiers, Design Certifiers or Ancillary certifiers, as well as contractors, surveyors, architects, engineers, specialist contractors, local authority executives and technical managers, material manufacturers, suppliers to the building sector, government department officers with direct or indirect contact with the building and design sectors, industry associations, representative bodies, educators and regulators. 


On completion you will receive your CMG MasterClass Certificate as well as your CPD Certificate containing 5 Structured CPD Hours. Please note certificates are issued only at the close of the training course to participants who complete the full five hours.


This course costs €395 (Early-bird) normal rate is €495. Includes course documentation and light refreshments. While the course fee does not include lunch, we do provide freshly made sandwiches, coffee and a range of teas and fresh juice for those who require a light lunch. Alternatively you can avail of the local food stores and coffee shops opposite the training centre for hot food or alternative lunch options.

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