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UK construction sector faced with a talent ticking time bomb

UK construction sector faced with a talent ticking time bomb

May 01, 2017 10:37 BST

​In December last year, The Federation of Master Builders’ (FMB) State of Trade Report ...

Apprenticeship Levy could hurt standards warns Union

Apprenticeship Levy could hurt standards warns Union

Mar 31, 2017 09:00 BST

​The introduction of new the apprenticeship levy runs the risk of employers using appre...

Strategic Skills Partnership Agreement to boost construction skills for heritage

Strategic Skills Partnership Agreement to boost construction skills for heritage

Mar 30, 2017 16:42 BST

New landmark partnership created to ensure construction industry is equipped to maintai...

CITB Apprenticeships overhauls teaching methods to boost completion rates

CITB Apprenticeships overhauls teaching methods to boost completion rates

Mar 16, 2017 16:36 GMT

CITB Apprenticeships radically changes its maths and English teaching method to reduce ...

RICS: Construction industry could lose 8% of workforce post-Brexit

RICS: Construction industry could lose 8% of workforce post-Brexit

Mar 15, 2017 16:37 GMT

Recent survey by RICS reveals industry dependence on construction workforce, with 8% co...

Thames Tideway apprentices earn praise from Waste Minister

Thames Tideway apprentices earn praise from Waste Minister

Mar 14, 2017 12:24 GMT

​Apprentices working on the Thames Tideway Tunnel project won the approval of visiting ...

HS2 launch search for apprentices marking National Apprenticeship Week

HS2 launch search for apprentices marking National Apprenticeship Week

Mar 13, 2017 16:04 GMT

HS2 Ltd celebrate National Apprenticeship 2017 with search for apprentices to work on U...

Construction apprenticeships at record high for NAW2017

Construction apprenticeships at record high for NAW2017

Mar 10, 2017 15:39 GMT

Record numbers of apprenticeship starts according to figures from CITB during National ...

Chancellor delivers first Budget as Brexit looms

Chancellor delivers first Budget as Brexit looms

Mar 08, 2017 15:52 GMT

​Chancellor Philip Hammond delivered his first budget today that will “prepare Britain ...