Southern Contractors Kick start Shared Apprenticeship Scheme

Southern Contractors Kick start Shared Apprenticeship Scheme

17th Apr 2019 Construction companies throughout the southern region of Ireland are joining forces to increase the number of young people entering apprenticeships in the sector. CIF members are working to create co-ops whereby a number of construction companies choose to work collaboratively to provide training...

Jean Winters: Building sector needs women to thrive

14th Mar 2018 Irish Construction needs to employ more women if the industry is to have a sustainable future. The CSO estimates that only 5.5pc of the workforce across all construction-related sectors are women. And a recent survey of CIF members showed that only one in 10 employees in their organisations is...