Facebook Pixel
Skip to content

Search Results

Found 350 articles

Use the search filters on the right hand side to narrow down the results.

Click here to return to the news headlines page.

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.

Covid-19: CITB chief exec update - 4 November 2020

Today’s email brings news on the launch of a free COVID-19 eCourse; further measures we’ve taken to help with Site Safety Plus training; details of changes at CITB; and extra support through virtual meetings.

Invest to save skills from being lost – CITB forecast

Government investment is needed to support skills in the coming year to prevent a generation of talent being lost, CITB outlines today as it publishes a new construction industry forecast.

Covid-19: CITB chief exec update - 29 October 2020

The outlook for the future has been, understandably, hard to predict, but today we can provide a snapshot of how we think the next five years will look like through a new Construction Skills Network Industry (CSN) Outlook for 2021-25, published today.

CITB's Leadership and Management Fund approves 38 bids

CITB will progress its Leadership and Management Development Fund with 38 successful bids, valued at just under £2.8m and aiming to support over 7,000 workers

Covid-19: CITB chief exec update - 21 October 2020

The pandemic has brought significant challenges, but also caused people to come together, generating new ideas and opportunities that have gained traction at a faster pace than may have been the case. Working with Training Providers, Site Safety Plus centres and Approved Training Organisations, CITB has expanded the range of remote learning opportunities available that have allowed many in our industry to continue learning during this time.

Industry acts to protect apprenticeships – but no time for complacency

Thousands of apprentices’ employment has been protected by construction’s pandemic response effort – but industry leaders are today warning more needs to be done to retain vital skills.

Covid-19: CITB chief exec update - 14 October 2020

Today we reflect on the importance of looking after our mental health and highlights the new features added to The Lighthouse Club’s free app, as well as a link to share your views on the CITB Grants Scheme.

Covid-19: CITB chief exec update - 7 October 2020

Supporting training through the recovery, retaining skilled workers and attracting new recruits is CITB's focus in the coming months.

Covid-19: CITB chief exec update - 30 September 2020

This week’s topics include changes to the Skills and Training Fund; an extension of the grace period for SMSTS and SSSTS achievements; and the launch of new Fairness, Inclusion & Respect Resources ahead of National Inclusion Week. There’s also a note about the CLC’s update to Site Operating Procedures.