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22 February 2017

Construction Driving Industrial Strategy

The Government recently published its Industrial Strategy which focuses on how it can help strategically important industries to grow. The Industrial Strategy Green Paper outlines 10 specific pillars to drive the strategy forward with the aim of delivering growth across…

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16 February 2017

Build UK Commits to Tackling Illegal Working in Construction

Build UK has published guidance to assist the construction industry in safeguarding against illegal working. Every employer is responsible for carrying out comprehensive right to work checks on potential employees in order to prevent illegal working, with both employers and…

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11 February 2017

MTC to Develop Digital Construction Trailblazers

The Manufacturing Technology Centre (MTC) has been commissioned by Digital Built Britain to develop the competencies of five key roles within the modern construction industry. The MTC is an independent organisation with the objectives of bridging the gap between academia…

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8 February 2017

CITB further define priorities

Further to the support received from Government in July, CITB has set out its priorities for the organisation until April 2018. The presentation, Listen, Check, Act, Deliver sets out the response to concerns raised by Build UK members about reform…

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8 February 2017

Skills London 2017 – chance to exhibit at this years’ event

Skills London is one of London’s largest jobs and careers event for 15-24 year olds and their families and CITB is offering employers the opportunity to be involved.  This year, the event is taking place across two days, 24-25 November…

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5 February 2017

National Apprenticeship Awards 2017 – Entries now open!

Now in its fourteenth year, the National Apprenticeship Awards 2017 are open to demonstrate the commitment of apprentices and their employers. Employer, Apprentice and Apprenticeship Champion categories are open for entries and winning employer category entries will also feature in…

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3 February 2017

Build UK Announces Partnership with Demolition Expo 2017

The Demolition Expo 2017 is offering free entry to Build UK members for this year’s event, which takes place from Thursday 22 – Saturday 24 June at the Hertfordshire Showground. Now in its third year the exhibition, which is being…

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