Education & Training

To create value in the system, we must fix the Apprenticeship Levy now


Verity Davidge, Head of Education and Skills Policy at EEF, talks about the problems and solutions presented by the Apprenticeship Levy.

T levels – Building a better future for the construction sector


We are in the middle of a revolution for technical education which could help to address the skills gap.

Bricking up the construction skills gap through Career Colleges


Career Colleges can play a vital role in plugging the skills gap.

Apprenticeships to change workplace mental health


MPQC will work closely with Mates in Mind in a bid to change mental health attitudes in the sector.

Mental Health Awareness Week: Why managing stress matters


With one in six adults experiencing depression, anxiety or stress, helping employees manage stress should be a priority for all employers.

CIOB: UK and migrant construction workers at risk of exploitation


"It’s time to get real about the challenges facing UK construction."

Exploitation in construction industry


The new report on modern slavery and exploitation highlights the problems within the construction industry.

CITB helps industry Get It Right


The projects will investigate where productivity improvements can be made during the construction process.

Unite members petition CITB to save construction skills in Scotland


CITB to outsource specialist construction training putting 100 jobs at risk.

Construction risks losing staff to digitised sectors


Two thirds of employees admit they would prefer to work for a business that was embracing digital technology