BCAR - Assigned & Design Certifier – SI 9

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BCAR - Assigned & Design Certifier – SI 9

Complexities, Challenges, Obligations & Legalities of BCAR, SI9 and the Assigne                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Date: 23rd November 2022


                         Streamed Live from CMG Studios


                                      BOOK YOUR PLACE



The importance placed on the role of the Assigned Certifier as part of the Building Control Amendment Regulations is extremely challenging and can be fraught with a number of practical and legal issues.


This course will examine the professional complexities, challenges, obligations, and legalities of the Assigned & Design Certifiers role, it will highlight the likely areas of contention & steps to avoid potential litigation nightmares in the future. It is a must attend course for anyone working as, or with assigned and design certifiers.


This course assumes technical knowledge and is not an in dept look at the TGD’s parts A-M


All attendees will receive a full course pack to refer back to and will have the benefit of learning from two trainers with a wealth of experience in this area.




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




Mairéad Phelan - Head of National Building Control Office

Head of National Building Control Office is a Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of Engineers Ireland. Prior to this she was is a Programme Manager in the Local Government Management Agency, where she project managed the implementation of the National Building Control Management Project and BCMS. She was Senior Engineer in Fingal County Council’s Planning & Strategic Infrastructure, Road Safety and Transportation Departments. The bulk of her experience is in project management of large building construction and civil engineering projects for both the public and private sector. She holds an MBA, a Diploma in Highway & Geotechnical Engineering, a Diploma in Project Management, a Diploma in Law and a PGC in Governance."


Mel O’Reilly – Construction management trainer with over 45 years’ experience

Mel O’Reilly, since his retirement from main contracting, provides construction management services to private clients. He studied in DIT Bolton Street and Trinity College Dublin and has more than 45 years’ experience in the Irish construction industry.  He has been heavily involved in broader industry issues as a member of the Construction Industry Federation (CIF) Executive and President of Master Builders & Contractors Association (MBCA) - engaged with government departments and professional bodies on tendering and contracts, registration of builders (CIRI), and the development of the Building Control Regulations and associated procedures. In retirement, he provides professional training, private consultancy, and continues to participate in industry associations.




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




On completion of this one-day training course, you will receive your Certificate of Attendance. Please note certificates are issued at the close of the training course to participants on completion of the course.

Please check directly with your association or awarding body to see how many points they will award.




Date:       23rd November 2022
Times:    9.30am to 3.30pm




An ‘Early Bird’ discounted rate of €465 is currently available. This training course normal rate is €565. Places are limited and are allocated on a first come first served basis. PLEASE NOTE THE EARLY BIRD RATE CLOSES 3 WEEKS PRIOR TO COURSE DATE.

The course cost includes all course notes and Certificate.




WEBSITE- Please Click Here to be taken to our website where you can book your place directly
EMAIL - Please   Click Here to request booking details by e-mail
PHONE - Contact the CMG Training Team on 01-2933650 to secure your place