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Professionals from across the construction industry have warned that any boost in productivity offered by the government’s Northern Powerhouse plan is threatened by a...
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Three young plasterers have been shortlisted as finalists for Plaisterers’ Training Awards ‘Student of the Year’.  The winner will be revealed at the awards ceremony on...
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The new CITB Grants Scheme year started on 1 August 2015 with a major change to who grants can be claimed for. CITB-registered employers can...
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The government has outlined its proposal to implement an apprenticeship levy which would see larger employers, both public and private, investing in training, as...
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Although companies within scope don’t have to pay any more money until 2017, changes to the way the CITB levy is calculated, which started...
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Talent shortages remain a challenge across the globe, according to KPMG’s 2015 Global Construction Project Owner’s Survey: Climbing the Curve....
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Training is vital for combating the shortfall between designed and as-built energy performance, says Andrew Orriss, head of business development at SIG...