Training

Scheme based training and presentations are available to help registered sites, companies and suppliers to understand the Scheme.

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Carbon Emission Conversion

Published 22 July 2019 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesAir quality Carbon footprint reporting Environmental policy promoted Report to company level
From October 2013, under the Companies Act 2006 (Strategic and Directors’ Reports) Regulations 2013, quoted companies are required to report their greenhouse gas emissions on an annual basis. A quoted company is a company whose shares are traded on a stock exchange, such as the London Stock Exchange. Other non-quoted companies can also voluntarily report their annual greenhouse gas emissions....

CIOB Training Webinars

Published 16 July 2019 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesE-learning Personal development Training
The Chartered Institute of Building (CIOB) has developed a series of webinars that count towards Continuing Professional Development (CPD). These webinars are found on the CIOB Academy website, which is a free learning tool that intends to help individuals realise their potential within the construction industry. t also aims to nurture the correct practical skills and attitudes required for an...

Empower Yourself with Alison

Published 16 July 2019 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesCareers advice E-learning Personal development Training
Alison was set up in 2007 in Galway (Republic of Ireland), and with over 12 million learners, is currently one of the world’s largest free online learning platforms for education and skills training. Inspired by Article 26 of 1946 Declaration of Human Rights stating that education should be free, the main aim of the website is to make it possible for...

Design Engineer Construct!

Published 16 July 2019 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesApprenticeships Careers advice Careers advice Colleges Create opportunities E-learning Personal development Schools Training Universities
‘Design Engineer Construct! (DEC) The Digital Built Environment’ is a new qualification that offers teachers and secondary school age children the opportunity to develop a range of skills crucial to successful engagement with technical and professional aspects of construction and the built environment. DEC is an accredited learning programme aimed at encouraging and inspiring the next generation of built environment...

Advanced Workshop

Published 20 February 2017 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesCCS briefing and action plan Promoting supply chain registration Scheme champion Training Workforce
In addition to our e-learning courses and workshops, the Considerate Constructors Scheme has developed an Advanced Workshop. The Advanced Workshop involves working through a group-based task guided by an experienced Scheme Monitor, based on a real-life scenario.  You will learn how innovative ideas and practices are formulated and develop the skills and knowledge necessary to attain the very highest of...

Considerate Constructors Scheme e-learning courses

Published 17 May 2016 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesCCS briefing and action plan E-learning Induction and training Scheme champion Training
The Scheme has developed free e-learning courses aimed towards helping registered sites, companies and suppliers understand why it is important to be considerate towards the workforce, environment and general public. These courses aim to increase Scheme knowledge as well as helping learners to meet the expectations of the Code of Considerate Practice by focusing on the five sections of the it,...

Fairness, Inclusion and Respect Toolkit

Published 29 February 2016 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesE-learning Equality Inclusion
Encouraging a culture where everyone is treated fairly is important in establishing and maintaining a safe and productive workplace. Clients and large contractors are increasingly working to develop a culture of Fairness, Inclusion and Respect (FIR) within their workplaces. This includes promoting equality and diversity, combating discrimination and promoting people’s wellbeing. They are increasingly expecting their supply chain partners to work with...

Advisory Meeting

Published 9 June 2015 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesCCS briefing and action plan Meeting agenda Scheme champion Support
The Considerate Constructors Scheme offers an advisory meeting for those who might want to improve their score or who have already achieved a good score and are looking to get an even higher score. The meeting involves a Scheme Monitor visiting your site office to discuss the Scheme’s requirements in more detail and offer advice on different ways your score could...

Considerate Constructors Scheme Workshops

Published 18 March 2015 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesCCS briefing and action plan Promoting supply chain registration Scheme champion Supply chain Workforce
Considerate Constructors Scheme workshops are designed to improve understanding of the Scheme and explain how to meet and exceed the expectations of the Code of Considerate Practice. Workshops are aimed at those who already have a good understanding of the Scheme and explain how to perform beyond compliance using examples taken from the National Site Awards. Held across the UK...

Site and company operative induction presentation

Published 23 February 2015 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesCCS briefing and action plan Induction Scheme champion Workforce
The induction process should cover all aspects of the role and be beneficial for the operatives involved. This will help the workforce to understand their role and encourage their feedback and understanding. The Considerate Constructors Scheme have put together a template presentation, to inform operatives about the Scheme during their induction. This should help to ensure that your workforce are being given all the...

CITB’s ‘Be Fair Framework’

Published 5 November 2014 | No comments
Written by CCS Best Practice Hub Administrator
CategoriesAge Consultation Diversity Equality Inclusion Recognition
A key requirement of the Scheme’s Code of Considerate Practice is to provide a workplace where everyone is respected, treated fairly, encouraged, supported and made to feel valued as an employee. All members of the workforce must be treated fairly and without discrimination. An ‘inclusion’ policy should demonstrate commitment to equality, diversity and respect amongst the workforce. Many companies are turning to CITB’s...