CITB



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

Chance to nominate for best in Scottish construction

The CITB Pride of Construction Awards 2015 is looking for the country’s best construction workers. ...

Published 14 July 2015

Construction card fraud still an issue on UK sites

One in five of those responsible for checking cards on construction sites have seen fake certificati ...

Published 11 June 2015

James Wates reappointed chairman of CITB

UK skills minister Nick Boles has reappointed James Wates CBE to chair the Construction Industry T ...

Published 8 June 2015

Forster Roofing invests in next generation

Forster Roofing has launched its own in-house Skills Academy to train the next generation and direct ...

Published 19 May 2015

New construction apprentice opportunities in the Highlands

More construction apprenticeships will be available for young people in the Highlands thanks to a gr ...

Published 18 May 2015

CITB steps in to rescue Muirfield apprentices

Twenty one apprentices who were made redundant following the closure of Dundee-based building firm M ...

Published 9 April 2015

Construction action plan focuses on skills shortages and new technologies

Tackling skills shortages and developing the use of new building techniques have been highlighted as ...

Published 27 March 2015

New Year, new board at CITB

James Wates, chairman of the Wates Group, has been announced as chair of the new board of CITB. N ...

Published 13 January 2015

Blog: Bricklayer shortage highlights importance of attracting talent

By Andy Walder, principal of the National Construction College Headlines about builders hiring br ...

Published 11 December 2014

Glasgow firm wins industry apprentice accolade

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has awarded the Large Employer of the Year (Scotla ...

Published 8 December 2014

Stewart Milne launches skilled trades campaign

The founder and executive chairman of Stewart Milne Group has launched a campaign to get trades ta ...

Published 26 November 2014

Investing in skills ‘will boost UK’s productivity’

Ministers, unions and businesses have been urged to deliver more ‘earning and learning’ employ ...

Published 26 November 2014

Construction sector 'must act now' to take advantage of return to growth

The UK construction sector must act now to take advantage of the return to growth and ensure it ha ...

Published 14 November 2014