Construction Waste and Waste Management

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Location Date & Duration Price (per delegate) No.Delegates Action
   Manchester 17/09/2019  1 Day £300.00 +VAT
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If your organisation has specific time, location, and learning and development objectives, we can tailor this programme to suit your needs.

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Your Details

This training course has been mapped to:
  • UK-SPEC Competence E3: Undertake engineering activities in a way that contributes to sustainable development
  • ICE Key Attribute 7A: A sound knowledge of sustainable development best practice
  • ICE Key Attribute 7B: Ability to manage engineering activities that contribute to sustainable development
  • ICE Key Attribute 7C: Committed to leading continuous improvement in sustainable development

This one day training course will encourage you to consider your projects differently and will equip you with the tools and understanding to implement waste minimisation and management strategies at all stages of a building or structure's life cycle.

The programme is highly interactive utilising case study and practical sessions throughout the day to deliver against its objectives. The training is focussed and immediately deployable delivering practical, useable and effective advice for you, your projects and your clients.



Training courses on set dates, in ICE Training venues across the country. Suitable for those looking to attend a training course and share knowledge and practical experiences with like-minded others in an interactive learning environment.


Bespoke training programmes. These are delivered by our tutors at a time, in a location and based on a curriculum completely tailored to your needs. Ideal for organisations that have several employees wishing to take training in the same subject area, and/or have organisation-specific ideas for learning and development.

Programme overview
Sessions begin at 9:00 and finish at 17:00. Morning and afternoon coffee breaks and lunch are included in the programme.

Session 1 Waste Management - why bother?
Session 2 Legislation update
Session 3 Waste minimisation and management through all stages of a project
Session 4 Waste arisings during a construction project (practical exercise)
Session 5 Site waste management plans
Session 6 Waste management options during a construction project (practical exercise)
Sue Innes 
BSc (Hons)
Sue is a former director of sustainability and has a wealth of experience of developing and delivering practical solutions on a wide variety of projects for public and private clients. She is a subject matter expert with insights from the client, consultant and contractor perspectives with a deep understanding of the sustainability agenda.
Learning objectives
  • The impacts of construction waste
  • The legal framework for waste management with particular reference to construction
  • The waste hierarchy
  • Making design choices to improve resource efficiency and reduce waste
  • How to write a site waste management plan
  • How to manage waste on site more effectively
Who should attend?

This training course can be applied by all members of the project team. Delegates will include:

  • Clients
  • Designers
  • Contractor
  • Operators
  • Local and county authority staff that have a responsibility for ensuring best practice compliance for construction waste management

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