Skills and Training Fund

We all know how important Training is for companies of all sizes.  If you’re a small business struggling to allocate funding resources to your training, there are solutions available such as the CITB Skills and Training Fund. CITB have an £8 million Skills & Training Fund (STF) available to provide assistance specifically for micro and small construction companies to develop a stronger skills base.

The STF can only be used for training and pays

  • £5000 (0-49 employees)
  • £7500 (50-74 employees)
  • £10,000 (75-100 employees)

CITB registered employers can apply for funding every year, with the funding year running from 1 April to 31 March.

Courses Supported

The fund supports all construction related training courses which last less than one year. Many of the short courses in our portfolio are suitable, including PASMA, SMSTS, SSSTS and MEWPS. All construction related NVQs at all levels are also suitable. You can find the list of NVQs and short courses we offer here.

Geason can help you find the right training courses for your business. We listen to what you want and when you want it and only then start to work with you to design the programme you need. We can help you to utilise funding opportunities available by discussing the right course for you and guide you through the funding process.

Get in touch today.

E|:   T|: 0330 088 9671 ext.1

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