CITB



Pupils shine during launch of schools construction competition

Grampian Construction Training Group held the first in a series of construction, engineering and bui ...

Published 4 October 2019

Construction employers call for ‘breathing space’ on post-Brexit visas

The UK government has been urged to relax its planned visa restrictions following the UK’s dep ...

Published 3 October 2019

Trio of female joinery apprentices commence training with CITB and New College Lanarkshire

Three young women are carving out a career in joinery as they begin their Modern Apprenticeship trai ...

Published 29 August 2019

New CITB-funded training scheme launched for North Glasgow

Five organisations have formed a partnership to train and support 180 people into roles within the c ...

Published 27 August 2019

Alan Cantwell: Scaffolders reach new heights with CITB funding

ASC Edinburgh Ltd managing director Alan Cantwell discusses how CITB’s Skills and Training Fun ...

Published 26 July 2019

North East pupils encouraged to consider construction career with ‘Build Your Future’ challenge

Grampian Construction Training (GCT) and the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) are working ...

Published 18 July 2019

Scotland to receive £5.4m to attract, train and retain new construction talent

The Scottish construction sector is set to receive a £5.4 million injection of support as part ...

Published 11 July 2019

Edinburgh Traditional Building Festival prepares for seventh annual outing

The timetable has been unveiled for the seventh annual Edinburgh Traditional Building Festival which ...

Published 4 July 2019

CITB to train up 160 more on-site assessors

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is tackling an industry shortage by training 160 mor ...

Published 3 July 2019

Offsite construction to go mainstream with £1.2m CITB investment

The biggest ever expansion in offsite construction teaching materials has been announced thanks to a ...

Published 24 June 2019

CITB sets out solutions to “Big Six” skills challenges for the construction industry

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has today set out its plans to help the industry m ...

Published 2 May 2019

CITB: Next five years ‘critical’ if construction is to reap rewards of digitalisation

Construction can reap “major rewards” from digital skills and technology but only if it ...

Published 28 March 2019

Highland emergency services to help keep construction workers safe on roads

Crucial road safety training is to be delivered to 120 apprentices and staff in the construction ind ...

Published 19 March 2019

Two female industry leaders appointed to CITB Board

UK skills minister Anne Milton MP has appointed two leading women from the industry as trustees of t ...

Published 14 March 2019

Glasgow Queen Street station among top Scottish sites to open doors to public

A campaign to attract more people into careers in construction kicks off this month as 23 Scottish c ...

Published 13 March 2019