The OFTF work in collaboration with The Construction Industry Training Board to provide a specialist apprenticeship programme in Timber Framing and other funded courses throughout the year.
The Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) is a social enterprise, devoted to building competitive advantage for the construction industry and the people who work in it.
- Individuals have the skills to compete for the best jobs and develop fulfilling careers
- Companies have a highly skilled workforce that gives them a USP in their sector
- The industry has the skills to meet its clients’ needs and future challenges
- UK plc has an industry that is world class and can compete with the best on the world stage
The CITB website has lots of important information about the construction industry as well as news, events and opportunities…..There is a really useful levy calculator on the CITB website that will work out what or whether your company would pay into the scheme. Companies ‘in scope’ with the CITB are able to get access to funding and grants – please have a look at their website to find out more.