Recruitment of Scottish construction apprentices has grown for the seventh consecutive year, new figures from the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) reveal.
Published 7 March 2018
Housing is set to lead a modest growth in Scotland’s construction industry over the next five years though more than 10,000 new workers will be required to meet demand, new research has revealed.
Published 5 February 2018
The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) in Scotland has confirmed it will cut the levy it collects from employers from 0.5% to 0.35% of the total payments made to employees (PAYE) in 2018-20.
Published 19 June 2017
A week-long campaign to attract more people into careers in construction will see 14 top Scottish construction sites pull back their hoardings to welcome in members of the public.
Published 23 March 2017
Young people are getting an insight into what it’s like to get a career in construction thanks to a new app.
Published 8 March 2017
Recruitment of Scottish construction apprentices has grown every year since 2011, new figures from the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) have revealed.
Published 2 March 2017
The lives of 11 young men from the south west of Scotland have been transformed by an innovative and ground-breaking partnership which has seen them launched towards rewarding careers in the construction industry.
Published 9 February 2017
Most sectors of Scotland’s construction industry will experience growth over the next five years with 12,000 new construction workers needed to meet demand, the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has forecast.
Published 8 February 2017
The first scaffolding training centre to deliver apprenticeships and commercial courses in the North East of Scotland opened its doors this week.
Published 5 October 2016
The Federation of Master Builders (FMB) has warned that progress on Scottish apprenticeship numbers is in danger due to uncertainty over an upcoming UK-wide Apprenticeship Levy.
Published 9 June 2016
Recruitment of Scottish construction apprentices has reached a five year high, new figures from the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) reveal.
Published 26 February 2016
The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has announced the appointment of Ian Hughes as its new strategic partnerships director for Scotland.
Published 12 January 2016
Half a million pounds of new funding is available to train scaffolders in the North East of Scotland, the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has announced.
Published 1 September 2015
Construction apprentice Steven Reid has scooped the coveted ‘Apprentice of the Year’ award at the National Construction College (NCC) Scotland Apprenticeship Awards ceremony which took place on 25 June 2015 at Inchinnan.
Published 30 June 2015
The Stewart Milne Group will be highlighting significant opportunities for tradespeople and subcontractors to work with it on developments across Scotland at an industry event in Aberdeen next week.
Published 2 June 2015