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Rising costs and skills shortages expected to weaken construction industry outlook

Rising costs and skills shortages expected to weaken construction industry outlook

Oct 03, 2017 09:07 BST

The construction industry is resilient, but despite all its efforts, a weaker outlook f...

Havering College cements the future

Havering College cements the future

Sep 20, 2017 09:22 BST

Havering College is set to welcome an £11M Construction, Infrastructure Skills & In...

The UK skills gap: A problem for employers, an opportunity for workers

The UK skills gap: A problem for employers, an opportunity for workers

Sep 08, 2017 09:42 BST

The skills gap in the UK is an issue that’s been rumbling on for some time, and doesn’t...

FMB appeals for SME inclusion in CLC

FMB appeals for SME inclusion in CLC

Sep 01, 2017 09:25 BST

Following Leo Quinn’s resignation from the CLC, the Federation of Master Builders has r...

Employers concerned by lack of skilled candidates

Employers concerned by lack of skilled candidates

Aug 24, 2017 08:27 BST

The Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) has released its latest JobsOutloo...

CITB revolutionise training to help fill the skills shortage

CITB revolutionise training to help fill the skills shortage

Aug 18, 2017 09:00 BST

​The Construction Industry Training Board’s (CITB) state of the art facility in Bircham...

Transport investment to increase apprenticeship numbers

Transport investment to increase apprenticeship numbers

Jul 13, 2017 08:30 BST

​Up to 35,000 apprenticeship opportunities are to be created over the next five years t...

Hinkley Point C and University of Exeter to tackle skills shortage

Jun 20, 2017 12:06 BST

Hinkley Point C delivery partners and University of Exeter offer new apprenticeship deg...

Skills shortage impacting 78% of contractors

Skills shortage impacting 78% of contractors

Jun 08, 2017 12:59 BST

Survey by ECIC reveals pressure on contractors to fill skills shortage gap and heavy re...