Education & Training

Entry level skills in construction: Making effective use of graduates and apprentices


Tristram Hooley, Institute of Student Employers’ chief research officer, provides some insights on current trends in the sector.

Construction begins on F35 infrastructure


Construction work has begun on F35 infrastructure at RAF Lakenheath.

Research into climate change and housing begins


Sheffield Universities and the SHC are collaborating to support a three year study.

New Trailblazer Apprenticeship scheduled for spring 2020


A new Level 2 Trailblazer Apprenticeship for Construction Equipment Mechanics has been approved.

The structure of new City Hub in Nottingham is complete


Gleeds marked completion of the structure to the City Hub with an exclusive ceremony.

Grimsby Town Deal leads to regeneration


The Grimsby Town Deal has been awarded £3.75M for major regeneration.

Schools receive funding to build new T Level facilities


Eleven T Level providers are scheduled to benefit from a share of £8.65M.

Construction of Whitelands Academy begins for Kier


Kier will construct the new Whitelands Academy secondary school in Bicester.

Welsh Government invests £280M in new campuses


The Welsh Government has invested into modernising school and college campuses.

Cardiff University constructs new £8.65M facility


Cardiff University is constructing a new Electron Microscope Facility to help Welsh industry.