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News 3 April 2018

Industry supported new CITB Training Model launches

A transformative new system to access training and grant from the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) has been launched today (3 April).

A plan to meet construction's biggest challenges

CITB’s Business Plan outlines our bold reforming agenda for the next three years. It follows feedback on how we could improve our work made during last year’s Consensus process and the Government’s...

CITB’s reforming Business Plan revealed

CITB today unveils its three-year Business Plan, a reforming programme of work designed to modernise its business and relentlessly focus on skills.

Construction slave-owner jailed for seven years following CITB-backed investigation

A Romanian man who enslaved up to 15 men, offering demolition work and then using violence to trap them, has been jailed for seven years.

Peter Lauener appointed new CITB Chair

One of the country’s leading experts in skills and apprenticeships has been appointed the new Chair of the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB).

"CDM regulations are just as important now as they were three years ago"

Alison Rodgers, CITB Health & Safety Manager, explains why the CDM regulations 2015 are just as important now as they were three years ago.

New group to shape the future of construction apprenticeship begins

A new group to shape the future of construction apprenticeships met for the first time yesterday.

CITB publishes new privacy policy

In line with the launch of the new Training Model on 3 April, CITB has updated its privacy policy.

Get ready for the new Grants Scheme

On 3 April 2018, CITB will launch a new Construction Training Directory, Construction Training Register and Grants Scheme.

CITB’s call to industry: make your mark as a Board Member

The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is urging influential industry representatives to apply to become a Trustee of its Board and play a crucial role in helping to determine the future o...

Construction – it’s a woman’s job

On International Women’s Day 2018, Chief Executive Sarah Beale blogs on the need to make the construction industry one which is open and attractive to all.

Construction apprenticeship starts reaches record high

Construction apprenticeship starts in Great Britain are at a record high, according to figures released by the Construction Industry Training Board during National Apprenticeship Week.

The 14 best things about a construction apprenticeship

The 10th National Apprenticeship Week kicks off today, bringing together employers and learners from across England and celebrating apprenticeships and all that they can offer. At CITB we love...

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