Online grant claims - employers now have until Monday 19th August to claim their grant online for short duration courses completed between 1 April 2018 and 31 March 2019.
20-Week Deadline - employers now have 20 weeks from date of achievement to claim their grant on all courses completed from 1 April 2019 to reduce the time between training and receiving payments.
Keeping you up to date on behalf of IRT Scotland
APPLY for your CITB Skills & Training Funding £5k-£10k
CITB levy members in Scotland who have applied for the Skills & Training fund have been successful and have up skilled their workforce.
Please be informed of the funding opportunities available to you as a CITB levy payer.
What this fund is for
This fund provides assistance for micro and small construction companies to develop a stronger skills base. Specifically, it provides an extra incentive for you to access CITB grant eligible training.
Who can apply for funding
CITB-registered employers with up to directly employed 99 staff on the payroll. Employers can apply for funding once every 12 months.
How much you can apply for
CITB-registered employers can apply for funding related to how many direct employees they have:
Employers with 1 to 49 directly employed staff can receive up to £5,000.
Employers with 50 to 74 directly employed staff can receive up to £7,500.
Employers with 75 to 99 directly employed staff can receive up to £10,000
This fund is available to all registered, in-scope employers regardless of registration date.
To see how this great funding opportunity can really help your business with its training needs please contact Michelle@irtscotland.co.uk