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CIF Training: Custom programmes for CIF Training

CIF Training 30/06/2017

Construction Industry Training – a Business Essential

The importance of appropriate training to the construction industry has never been greater than it is today. In a challenging economic climate, construction sites need to operate with maximum speed and efficiency; skills and technical knowledge must be continually developed and updated; and on-site health and safety impact not only on the welfare of the workforce, but also on the success of the project. Effective construction training courses are therefore a vital part of the business plan for every size and type of enterprise in the industry.

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Construction Training Courses in CIF in July 2017

CIF Training 08/06/2017

As the leading provider of construction training in Ireland, CIF schedules a wide range of building industry courses every month. This list gives details of the courses we will be running in the near future.

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BCAR Online Training Programme – Building Control (Amendment) Regulations 2014

CIF Training 29/05/2017
The Building Control Act 1990 introduced building regulations. This was followed by a statutory instrument, the Building Control Regulations in 1997. The object of the 1990 Act and the 1997 Regulations and subsequent amendments was to achieve minimum standards in building practice in relation to design and construction methods. Historically, the policing of the process has relied on a self-assessment model involving builders and professionals who provided opinions on compliance.

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CIF Virtual College – E-Learning Programmes

CIF Training 14/04/2017

CIF Learning and Development prides itself on supporting our members in whatever way we can, which is why we provide flexible training options like the CIF Virtual College. Participants can now schedule their training around their personal and professional lives.

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CIF E-learning platform launched to bring expert construction training online

CIF Training 08/02/2017

Robert Butler introduces CIF Construction Training Online Platform

The CIF has launched an E-learning platform to deliver Construction Training Online, aimed at those who want to upskill but don’t have time or don’t wish to travel long distances for class-based courses. We’re all getting busier and many are travelling long-distances to urban centres such as Dublin and Cork for projects.

Through the CIF’s e-learning platform, you can or your employees can access quality training without the cost of time lost through travel. It’s full of up-to-date and in-depth knowledge that will further enhance your understanding of the construction industry and the current business landscape.

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