industry training groups

There are a number of independent construction industry training groups that operate across the country. They are usually funded through the CITB and supported by a federation or other body within the construction sector. Please find links to these training organisations below: (If your organisation is not listed, please let us know
 

CAGE (Construction Action Group of Employers)- Nottingham 

CAGE Greater Nottingham is a Construction Industry Training Provider at the forefront of change within the Construction Industry. Website www.cage-greaternottingham.org.uk/

 

National Heritage Ironwork Group (NHIG)

The NHIG is a volunteer run organisation dedicated to advancing public awareness and knowledge of ironwork. It is the nation’s only organisation focused on historic ironwork. Website www.nhig.org.uk

 

Natural Stone Industry Training Group

The NSITG was formed in 2005 and is the principal source of information about careers, training, development and skills in the natural stone industry. It ensures that high standards are set and maintained, that appropriate training is available and it covers all aspects of the industry including quarrying, stonemasonry, banker masonry, stone and floor fixing, hard landscaping, façade cleaning and restoration, design, conservation and contracting. Natural Stone Industry Training Group website.
 
 
 

 


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Heritage Solid Plastering specialist applied skills programme NVQ Level 3

This programme is designed to provide practical skills, theoretical knowledge and a recognised qualification to craftspeople who are preparing to specialise in heritage plastering trades.

Understanding Repair & Maintenance of Traditional (Pre-1919) Building

Of interest to the public, historic buildings owners, crafts persons, builders and professionals – the Building Crafts College in conjunction with the Old Royal Naval College is offering 2, two-day courses on Repair & Maintenance of Traditional Buildings.

Lime mortars for traditional brickwork

The day will consist of introductory talks followed by practical demonstrations on how to make a decent lime mortar properly, so that a contractors can use it.