CITB to host construction skills event at Etihad Stadium

Manchester's Etihad Stadium will host Constructing Skills – the CITB Skills & Training Conference in June © Mark McNeill/Unsplash

CITB (The Construction Industry Training Board) will hold its Constructing Skills – CITB Skills & Training Conference at the home of Manchester City Football Club, Etihad Stadium, on 6 June.

The event is aimed at businesses in the construction sector and is free to attend. Those who attend will be able to learn about topics such as, the building safety act and the procurement act and also receive guidance on how to apply for and access funding.

There will be a range of workshops on offer and businesses will be able to choose those most relevant to them and provide feedback to the CITB executive team. CITB advisers, industry federations and training groups and training providers will also be present.

During the conference, there will be the opportunity to address the skills shortage and hear about plans to help training providers and construction companies work together.

Interested parties can register here – there is also the option to enjoy a stadium tour after the event.