CITB Skills and Training Fund

CITB offer support to industry through their grants and funds.

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    This scheme is provided by CITB


      CITB offer support to industry through their grants and funds. CITB grants cover day to day training and funds cover specific projects and commissions.

      Grants available

      CITB grants support employers who provide day to day training for their workforce. Grants contribute to the cost of training and qualifying your workforce in construction-related subjects across the following three categories:

      Funds available

      They provide funding for specific projects relating to careers, innovation and training. If you can provide them with a plan for your training needs, or you have an idea for a project to improve performance for your employees or the industry as a whole, they might be able to help through their funds:

      • Skills and Training Fund - up to £10k for skills and training for small or micro-sized employers and up to £25k for medium-sized employers
      • Leadership and management development fund - funds available for large construction employers (with more than 250 directly employed staff) to improve leadership and management skills
      • Structured fund - for projects where CITB has identified a need for investment and commissions bids based on a set theme.

      Apply for grants or funding

      Click the link to the right to find out more and submit an application.

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