There has never been a better time to offer apprenticeships, with 1 in 5 employers hiring more apprentices to help them through the current economic climate. 

You will be getting a keen, motivated member of staff that wants to learn and help your business to grow. In fact, 80% of employers say apprentices have made their workplace more productive.



Our Construction Work Experience Programme can help you to see how an apprentice could be good for your business. 

All CITB's apprenticeship training is developed in consultation with the industry, meaning an apprentice will learn the right skills for the job.

Apprenticeships Funding

CITB are the largest provider of apprentices for the construction industry, with over 45 years’ experience of developing skilled workers.

We aim to make taking on an apprentice as easy as possible by funding their training with a grant of up to £10,250 (available to eligible employers registered with CITB). 


Register your apprenticeship vacancy 

Call CITB on 0344 994 4010 to find out more, or you can register an apprenticeship vacancy online

If you are looking to start an apprenticeship in construction you should visit our bconstructive website.


Business Wales Apprentice Advice

Apprenticeships are designed around the needs of the employer and can help transform your business by offering a route to find fresh new talent. Apprentices work alongside experienced employees to gain on the job skills while receiving outside training from an approved college or training provider. You cover their wages and Welsh Government offers support with some of the training costs.


By recruiting an apprentice, you can; reduce costs, create a pool of talent and a skilled workforce, expand your business and much more. All businesses in Wales of any size can benefit so register your interest now to find out more and recruit your Apprentices today.


Anyone in Wales over the age of 16 can apply for an apprenticeship and benefit from the opportunities offered. For more information about becoming an apprentice, visit and follow the apprenticeships link.