CITB Grants & Funding

Get funding to train your employees

If you are a member of the CITB and pay into their levy, you could be eligible to claim up to £600 for each NVQ qualification your employees undertake. This significantly reduces the cost of training. Here is what you need to know about CITB grants and how Oxfordshire Assessment LTD can support you in receiving them.

What is a CITB Grant?

The CITB pays grants for the achievement of approved short qualifications in core construction skills, these include NVQs at Level 2 and above. The qualifications can be delivered in a number of ways, including on-site practical assessments.

Who can apply for a CITB grant?

You can apply if you are a CITB Registered employer and up to date with your Levy Returns. As well as fulfilling, the CITB Grants Scheme terms and conditions and specific requirements for this grant. You can apply for the CITB grant for all directly employed staff on your payroll, business owners and partners, and all subcontractors.

How much will I get?

You can claim £600 for each achievement of a full NVQ qualification up to a maximum of four at each level per individual. You can only apply once for an individual for the same achievement.

How can I apply?

You can apply for your CITB grant directly through CITB. Firstly, check that the qualification you need is on their approved list for funding. You can then make an application for your CITB grant.

We’re here to help

If you need any support or guidance on CITB funding, we are here to help you every step of the way. You can view our approved NVQ courses and make an enquiry directly from the course page or contact us