Video – Ahead of our time…

To be played when the industry once again discusses the future of the Construction Industry Training Board. If you have been around the UK construction industry, you would know that the Construction Industry Training Board has – seemingly forever – lived in the shadow cast my the Sword of Damocles that swings portentously above its…Read moreRead more

Funding threat to NDTG…

Training Group rallying member support as axe hangs over CITB. The National Demolition Training Group (NDTG), the specialist training arm of the National Federation of Demolition Contractors (NFDC), is rallying members to support calls to retain the Construction Industry Training Board (CITB). The CITB is currently facing its triennial consensus vote which it needs to…Read moreRead more

Comment – What is the point of demolition training…?

Key health and safety messages are not making it through to the men on the ground. You will, I hope, forgive the deliberately provocative title of this latest comment video. Obviously, I know the intended purpose of demolition training. I know that some demolition companies go way above and beyond the call of duty in…Read moreRead more

Accent on youth…

Leading demolition training provider seeks to attract young people to industry. C&D Consultancy has teamed up with Groundwork Greater Nottingham to deliver specialist courses in asbestos awareness and NVQ Level 1 in Demolition, which gives participating individuals the skills and experience needed to work on any demolition site in the UK. The two sessions, which…Read moreRead more

Demolition degree imminent…

UK’s first ever degree course for demolition to be launched next year. The Institute for Demolition Engineers (IDE) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the University of Wolverhampton that will see bespoke courses developed to give more than 100 people every year the chance to study for a Bachelor of Science or Masters of…Read moreRead more