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30 March 2020

Apprenticeships – Response to Coronavirus

Both CITB and Government have set out the measures which they have put in place to support employers to maintain their apprenticeships in the light of coronavirus (COVID-19): CITB CITB is paying apprenticeship attendance grants in advance, for second and…

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25 March 2020

Apprenticeship Levy – Response to Coronavirus

The Education and Skills Funding Agency (ESFA) has published guidance on the apprenticeship levy in the light of coronavirus (COVID-19). The guidance provides information on: Applying the policy on breaks in apprentice learning. Delays to end-point assessment (EPA). Alternative arrangements…

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23 March 2020

Site Operating Procedures

We are in exceptional circumstances, and are doing our utmost to keep construction sites operational wherever it is practical and safe to do so. Whilst the guidance from Public Health England may change in future, for the time being construction…

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20 March 2020

IR35 Changes Postponed to 2021

Due to the urgency of the coronavirus pandemic, changes to IR35 legislation have been postponed by Government. The proposed changes to off-payroll working rules will now be introduced on 6 April 2021, and will affect medium and large organisations in…

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20 March 2020

List of ‘Key Workers’ Defined by Government

With schools and nurseries now closing across the country in order to reduce the spread of coronavirus, the government has asked parents to keep their children at home wherever possible, and asked schools to remain open only for those children…

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18 March 2020

CITB Training and Roadshows Update

All training at CITB’s National Construction Colleges has been cancelled with immediate effect and the colleges closed. Current and advance-booked courses during the closure can be rescheduled or refunded. All CITB Employer Roadshows have also been cancelled. CITB has confirmed…

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