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Who is CITB

CITB is the Sector Skills Council and Industry Training Board for the construction industry. We work with employers and trade organisations to make sure there are the right skills in the right place at the right time. We help people like you to get a construction career.

About us CITB-ConstructionSkills

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We are the Sector Skills Council and Industry Training Board for the construction industry. Working with industry, for industry, to deliver a safe, professional and fully qualified UK construction workforce.

We work with construction companies to help them improve skills, increase their competitive edge and respond to the many challengers employers face - from the low carbon agenda, through to reducing their costs on site and recruiting the best and brightest talent for their sector.

We work to:

  • improve learning for apprenticeships, higher and further education
  • reduce skills shortages
  • improve business performance
  • bring a diverse range of people into the industry
  • develop professional occupational standards

Find out more about CITB and the work we do.

Cskills Awards

Cskills Awards is the awarding organisation of CITB. We work with approved training and assessment centres to enable candidates to achieve their personal development goals.

Use the CSkills Awards search facility to find a Cskills Awards qualification, course or training centre near you.