Careers in construction

Other Industry Initiatives

Positive Image:  The Positive Image campaign is run by CITB to promote the variety of careers available in construction and to encourage a constant flow of talent into the industry.

The Skills Show: The UK's largest careers and skills event, with around 75,000 visits annually.

Big Bang Fair: The largest celebration of science, technology, engineering and maths for young people in the UK.

#BuiltByWomen: Investigates the role women have played in the construction of historic buildings

Not Just for Boys: This DWP (Department for Work and Pensions) campaign is all about promoting women in underrepresented industries - including construction.

Born to Build: Industry wide campaign promoting the benefits of a career in construction.

Useful links:

Careers Progression Tool - discover different careers and journeys

Love Construction - Get involved and tell us why you love construction.

Design, Engineer, Construct! - a curriculum programme to educate the future of construction

Engineering Happiness - civil engineers are happy to dance

Housebuilding Careers - build the homes that the nation needs

Popular content elsewhere on this site

CITB Apprenticeships - apply for a construction apprenticeship

Scottish construction - Phil Ford talks about the opportunities for young people to join the industry

Construction Skills Network - plan to meet future employment and skills needs

Construction training and courses - explore the range of CITB training courses 

Events - find a careers or skills event near you

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