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News 22 September 2020

Tens of thousands more into construction – CITB’s Strategic Plan 2021-25

Supporting training and retraining to rebuild after the recovery, improving productivity and making it easier to help employers bring in apprentices and other new entrants are key elements of CITB’s Strategic Plan.

CITB response to Chancellor's Spending Review 2020

Comment by CITB Policy Director Steve Radley

CITB agrees sale of National Construction College Midlands to Walsall College

Walsall College will purchase CITB’s National Construction College (NCC) facility based at King’s Norton, Birmingham, on 30 November.

History tells us why we must act on climate change - here's what we should do

As yesterday marked the first Green Jobs Taskforce meeting, CITB’s Sustainability and Innovation Lead, Richard Bayliss, explores both the challenges and opportunities in meeting net zero.

Free online Covid-19 e-course launched by CITB

A new e-course was launched last week by CITB, titled Covid-19: Setting up and operating a safe construction site.

CITB Chief Executive Sarah Beale to leave next year

Sarah Beale, Chief Executive of CITB, has given notice of her resignation which will come into effect from September 2021.

Crackdown on fraud in construction testing

Organised crime in London, the Midlands and the North West is cashing in on pent-up demand for construction testing resulting from the months of lockdown, and CITB needs your help to stop it

Invest to save skills from being lost – CITB forecast

CITB publishes a new construction industry forecast, outlining the Government investment needed to support skills in the coming year.

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