I R T Scotland

Independent Roof Training Association Scotland


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




IRT Scotland is the trading name of Independent Roof Training Association Scotland