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31,000 expected to retire from Scottish construction industry over next decade

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has launched a campaign to get young people to joi ...

Published 10 August 2017

CITB study reveals value of construction vocational qualifications

Achieving a vocational qualification (VQ) can add up to 25% to a construction worker’s salary, acc ...

Published 1 August 2017

Blog: How CITB will change under my leadership

Sarah Beale on her appointment as CEO of CITB on a permanent basis. We all know our industry face ...

Published 13 July 2017

Scottish builders ‘increasingly concerned’ by planned new craft apprenticeship framework

Scottish construction employers are becoming increasingly concerned by plans to introduce a new fram ...

Published 12 July 2017

Ministers show support for reformed CITB

The UK government has reaffirmed its support for the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) ...

Published 11 July 2017

Migrant workers employed by one in three UK construction firms

A third of the UK’s construction firms employ migrant workers citing skills and availability as th ...

Published 22 June 2017

CITB retains Skills Test in new SVQs after strong industry support

As a result of a wide and detailed consultation with employers and educators in Scotland, CITB has e ...

Published 19 June 2017

Apprentice matching scheme extended

A successful scheme matching employers and apprentices is set to be extended to Dundee. The Shar ...

Published 5 June 2017

Forty-something Darren: not your average apprentice

Following the regional heat of the CITB’s SkillBuild 2017 competition, which took place at Sou ...

Published 29 May 2017

CITB sells Cskills Awards to NOCN

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has today agreed the sale of its awarding body, Cski ...

Published 26 May 2017

Young mum Emma’s design for life

Following the regional heat of the CITB’s SkillBuild 2017 competition, which took place at South ...

Published 23 May 2017

CITB to fund over a hundred new on-site training assessors

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has announced it will fund a new £600,000 programme ...

Published 21 April 2017

CITB calls on sector to reskill for offsite construction ‘revolution’

Offsite construction could revolutionise the construction industry and provide a solution to the UK ...

Published 19 April 2017

Major new partnership to boost construction skills for heritage

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has joined forces with Historic Environment Scotla ...

Published 29 March 2017

Young women urged to consider career in construction

Almost 90 girls aged 14-15 from secondary schools throughout the Borders attended a Women into Con ...

Published 10 March 2017