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This section will give general information regarding grants scheme and downloadable information.

Please note that all grant claims must be received by CITB NI within three months of commencement of training or upon registrations onto course or apprenticeship scheme, otherwise grant will be declined. Please submit your grant claim now to comply as any supporting documents can follow.

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Please note that once a grant claim has been submitted online this cannot be edited and you will be unable to upload attachments.  Please email any supporting grants information to grants@citbni.org.uk


CITB NI offers direct grants to our registered employers for support in a wide range of training and qualifications for their employees working in Northern Ireland. Whether you’re training new recruits, developing established staff or looking for improvements in other areas of your business, we can offer advice on training and grants to meet your needs. Our Grant scheme is spilt into 3 Tiers to allow CITB NI to provide flexible and responsive support to the industry. 

Our Tier 1 Grants Scheme offers our registered employers grants to support training and qualifications, from apprentices through to the existing workforce including management and administration. The grant support also covers short duration training courses including first aid, business courses and site safety courses.  Why not check out our  Training Directory  to help you identify courses and training providers.


2020/2021 Grants Scheme (claim for training 1 September 2020 to 31 August 2021)
2020/2021 Grants Scheme 2020/2021Grants Form
 
Full T&C's BACs Form
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Please note the essential Terms and Conditions information for the 2020/21Training Year;


1. Grant claims can only be submitted for employees who work in Northern Ireland and declared on the employers Annual Return Form.
2. Deadline for all Levy Return Forms including Options and New Registrations must be adhered to otherwise Grants will be restricted to apprentice grant only.
3. The only category of grant that will be capped for levy and non-levy payers is short duration training courses lasting up to ten days. Please refer to the Eligibility and Conditions of the Direct Grants to Employers 2020/2021.
4. All grant claims must be received by CITB NI within three months of commencement of training or upon registration onto course or apprenticeship scheme, otherwise grant will be declined.
5. Employers are encouraged to make grant claims on line at www.citbni.org.uk

Training in Partnership Funding

The Training in Partnership funding is directly avallable to industry federations and representative bodies or provide training as identified and procured by CITB NI on behalf of the construction industry.

Training in Partnership Grants are designed to directly fund training delivered to employers at little or no cost to encourage strategically important training or to improve performance of the industry in relation to future needs.

To find out more about Training in Partnership Funding, email: gayle.beckett@citbni.org.uk


 

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This section details the grant claims not yet submitted to CITB NI.

This section will list all grants received, current position of claim and additional information of why grants are being held. You can also filter any information you may require for your own records

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