SI.9 EVENTS- RIAI Assigned Certifier CPD + Homebond courses

by Bregs Blog admin team


The following programme for representative body for architects RIAI CPD on the role of Assigned Certifier was issued by email to members on 21st October 2014. Many will recognise some of the speakers and topics from the highly popular RIAI CPD on the Design Certifier. As far as we are aware this is the first CPD on the role since implementation of SI.9 on March 1st 2014.

Homebond are also running  CPD 6 day courses “Building Regulations Training Programmes” through HomeBond Technical Services Ltd., to meet the needs of builders, developers, construction managers, on-site staff, design professionals and construction sector students. Dublin also on 4th and on the 18th November and Cork, Galway and Kilkenny on other dates- see details here. Pdf of Homebond information: HomeBond Training – Course Information.pdf

We will do a separate post on the Homebond courses. Information on the RIAI one-day seminar to follow:


The RIAI present a one-day seminar on the compliance process in the role of Assigned Certifier.

Programme for Dublin Seminar:


Date & Time

Dublin, Tuesday 4th November, 09:30 – 17:00 (Registration from 09:00)

Limerick, Tuesday 11th November, 10:00 – 17:30 (Registration from 09:30)


Dublin Venue: The Alexander Hotel, Fenian St., Dublin 2

Limerick Venue: Castletroy Park Hotel, Dublin Road, Limerick


RIAI Practices €135

RIAI Member €150

Non-member €190  

Programme for Limerick Seminar:

Limerick_Programme_11.11.14Other posts of interest:

RIAI CPD July 2014: Design Certifier in the Design Process- SI.9

RIAI: OPW Interactive Tools for the Design Certifier

Engineers Ireland CPD 10th June

10 ‘must-read’ posts for Certifiers | S.I.9

Design Certifier – Can we leave it to the builder to sort out?

Specialist Ancillary Certifiers, Template Inspection plan & form, 7 day notice

Law Society : Certifier is single point of responsibility

Are Design and Assigned Certifiers risking professional suicide with Pyrite and S.I.9?

Press: RIAI fearful Local Authorities will start “finding something to invalidate as a method of workload control”

Practical Post 8: Employees won’t certify? BC(A)R SI.9

The RIAI recommends separate appointment of Assigned Certifier under Building Control (Amendment) Regulation (SI.9 of 2014)

Selection of Assigned Certifier posts:

SI9 Schedule of duties for Certifiers

BRegs Blog 100 Days | Assigned Certifier Survey


4 tips for Assigned Certifiers…

Assigned Certifiers facing jail? BC(A)R SI.9

Summary of Legal Posts- BC(A)R SI.9

RIAI Assigned Certifier Survey – Results?

Where to find everything part 1? BC(A)R SI.9

Where is the Design Certifier in BC(A)R SI.9?

BC(A)R SI.9- BCMS: “must do better”