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Survey reveals high levels of stress and mental illness among construction workers

A survey has revealed very real concerns about the prevalence of mental health problems amongst cons ...

Published 17 May 2016

CITB levy system legal challenge dismissed

A judicial review into CITB’s construction industry training levy has been dismissed at the Royal ...

Published 20 April 2016

Construction apprenticeships reach a six year high

Construction apprenticeships across Great Britain are up 12 per cent in the past year, reaching leve ...

Published 14 March 2016

Blog: Changing the way we work to become more valuable to the industry

Steve Radley, CITB director of policy, discusses the organisation's business plan for the next thr ...

Published 15 February 2016

CITB to reduce staff numbers by 30 per cent

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has unveiled plans to cut 30 per cent of staff by ...

Published 10 February 2016

Scottish construction industry to lean on housebuilding for future growth

Growth in Scotland’s construction industry over the next five years will largely be driven by hous ...

Published 27 January 2016

Firms urged to apply for CITB’s Flexible and Structured Funds

The application process for the next round of CITB’s Flexible and Structured Funds is now open, wi ...

Published 21 January 2016

Jobs to go in latest round of CITB reforms

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has announced plans to shed 46 jobs in a restructuri ...

Published 15 January 2016

Scottish Stonemason apprentice wins gold at national construction competition

An apprentice stonemason from Edinburgh College has been named one of the country’s most talen ...

Published 7 December 2015

Construction firms optimistic about year-end growth

Construction firms remain highly optimistic about their business outlook, despite a slight dip in ...

Published 3 December 2015

Construction workers paid more than staff in other sectors

Wages in the construction industry have risen at a faster rate than any other sector over the past 1 ...

Published 28 October 2015

Scottish winners at national construction awards

A Scottish apprentice and employer are celebrating winning at the Construction Industry Training B ...

Published 15 October 2015

New initiative helps young people ‘Get into Home Building’

Twenty-five young people have successfully completed a six week Prince’s Trust ‘Get into Home ...

Published 2 October 2015

Campaign launched to meet Scotland’s construction’s skills challenge

A new campaign has been launched to encourage people to consider a career in construction in an effo ...

Published 28 September 2015

CITB simplifies access to £20m construction training funds

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is to make it easier for employers to apply for tr ...

Published 20 August 2015