There's a lot more to construction than you think. Our E-Alerts will show you the fantastic careers on offer.
Explore a career in construction
CITB celebrates a clean sweep of ‘outstanding’ Ofsted ratings
We can help you begin your career in construction
Fairness, inclusion and respect in the workplace
Careers in the Construction and Built Environment sector cover all stages of the construction process and offer a wide variety of choice, so doing your research and a little preparation can make achieving that dream job so much easier.
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Enter the competition
Use your mobile to take a photo of your favourite building, and upload it to our competition page for a chance to win an iPad mini
Discover your career options
A construction career is much more than just hard hats...
Use our online career tool
Search our online profiles by skills, qualifications and video case studies if you're looking to change your career.
Job applications with confidence
Useful tips and advice to help you apply for a job, including a CV template
For students aged 14 to 19 years old
Your pathway to university and employment
Advice and support
Reference tools and resources to help you find the job you want
Britain's largest construction skills competition is now underway, with 15 regional heats taking place across England, Scotland and Wales.
Information for career advisors, parents and carers
Resources if you're advising young people on a construction career
Specialist Upskilling Programmes (SUPS)
Turn existing knowledge and skills into Vocational Qualifications
Construction and the Built Environment careers
The facts and benefits of a construction career, and the opportunities available
Information for schools, colleges and universities
Resources and practical support on all areas of the construction industry for young people, career opportunities and benefits
Construction Skills Network
Predicting the future skills and training needs of the UK construction industry
Be the face of industry
We need talented individuals who can act as the face of the industry to share their passion with students
Working project examples
Examples of the range of projects you could potentially work on in the C&BE sector
Sponsor a student on a construction-related degree as part of the Inspire Scholarship Scheme
How the Green Deal is changing skills in construction
Career advice for you
Considering a potential change of career or returning to the construction industry?
Local construction employers can help students by assisting with curriculum
Educating young people
The CREST Award teaches students the importance of Maths and Science in a construction career