Grants and Funding

Small Skills and Training Fund

The Skills and Training fund aims to help micro and small construction companies to deliver high quality learning and development experiences to employees. It provides extra incentive to access CITB grant eligible training. it also supports a wider range of activity, with a greater emphasis on innovation, and management and leadership training. Up to £10.000 can be claimed, depending on how many direct employees an employer have (PAYE)

For further details please refer to CITB website.

Who can apply?

  • You are a CITB-registered employer.
  • You have 1-99 directly employed staff on the payroll (employees must be in addition to yourself / business owner).
  • Any previous project paid for by the Skills and Training fund has been signed off as complete.
  • You can apply for funding once every 12 months.

Medium Skilled and Training Fund

The Skills and Training fund aims to enable medium-sized construction companies (with up to 250 directly employed staff) to improve their training programme so that it meets the more complex needs of a developing business. This can include management and leadership training, helping you unlock growth through new technology or introducing new skills to improve productivity in your business. The funding claim is up to £25.000.

Who can apply?

  • You are a CITB-registered employer.
  • You have between 100 and 250 directly-employed staff on the payroll.
  • Any previous project paid for by the Skills and Training fund has been signed off as complete.
  • You can apply for funding once every 12 months.

Skills and Training fund – CITB

CITB Grants

Grants support employers who provide day to day training for their workforce. They contribute to the cost of training and qualifying your workforce in construction-related subjects across the following three categories: Short course grants, Qualification grants and Apprenticeships. Please refer to the website for more details:

Grants & Funding for Industry Support – CITB

You can ​discuss your application with your local Hertfordshire CITB Adviser, Anneli Somlo anneli.somlo@citb.co.uk  who will be happy to assist and ensure your application form has been completed correctly and all of the questions have been answered clearly.

For other regions please refer to below:

Contact Us: How to Get in Touch – CITB