CITB



Peter Lauener appointed new CITB Chair

One of the country’s leading experts in skills and apprenticeships has been appointed the new Chair of the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB).

Published 13 April 2018

CITB launches ‘transformative’ new training model

A new system to access training and grant has been launched by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB).

Published 4 April 2018

Top Scottish sites to open doors to public

 

Published 19 March 2018

CITB to roll out training model and grant scheme next month

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has announced it will introduce its new training model and grant scheme in April as the organisation sought to reaffirm its commitment to its transformation programme.

Published 6 March 2018

CITB hosts new careers page for former Carillion workers

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is calling on construction employers to offer opportunities to the hundreds of Carillion workers who lost their jobs following the company’s collapse.

Published 22 February 2018

Construction ‘facing skills black hole’ as CITB confirms training role exit

News that the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has confirmed it will end all directing training by 2020, will create a skills black hole and strip the industry of the capability to undertake specialist training, according to the UK’s construction union.

Published 20 February 2018

Third of Carillion apprentices find new work thanks to CITB

Five hundred and fifty-three former Carillion apprentices across Great Britain have received job offers, following intervention by the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB).

Published 31 January 2018

Employers urged to play their part as CITB steps in to help Carillion apprentices

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is calling on all former Carillion apprentices to get in contact so it can help them continue their training – and for employers to step forward to take them on.

Published 18 January 2018

Contingency plans take hold in wake of Carillion collapse

Clients and joint ventures partners of collapsed contractor Carillion have taken steps to begin contingency plans after the firm entered compulsory liquidation today.

Published 15 January 2018

CITB to quit direct training delivery under radical new strategy

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is to end the delivery of direct training and step back from operating its National Construction College site in Inchinnan as part of a “bold new strategy” for its future offer.

Published 16 November 2017

CITB responds to industry and government calls for reform

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has revealed it fully supports the conclusions of a recently-published independent review of the training body and has outlined a new agenda for change in response to calls for reform.

Published 7 November 2017

Robertson helps showcase construction industry at Build Your Future event

Robertson Group has joined forces with the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) and Job Centre Plus to offer ten people an introduction to the industry.

Published 24 October 2017

Blog: CITB’s new approach to targeted funding

Geeta Nathan blogs about CITB’s approach to targeted funding, productivity, technology, innovation and recruitment.

Published 19 October 2017

Blog: Construction industry votes yes – now CITB must change

CITB chief executive Sarah Beale on the Levy consensus and the need for reform.

Published 12 October 2017

CITB notes calls for change as it survives vote on levy rate proposal

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB)’s proposed levy rate has been backed by four out of five of Scotland’s construction employers – alongside calls for reform.

Published 9 October 2017