CITB are the industry training board for the construction industry and a partner in the Sector Skills Council. They provide a whole range of grants and funding for businesses within the construction industry. The grants can contribute to the cost of training as well as qualifying employees in constructions related subjects. Funding can be provided for specific projects relating to careers, innovation and training.
One of the funds that is available for businesses is the skills and training fund which provides assistance for small construction companies to develop a stronger skills base. CITB registered employers can apply for varied levels of funding depending on the number of employees they directly have.