BSRIA is an ISO 9001 Registered test, instruments, research and consultancy organisation, providing specialist services in construction and building services.
As a non-profit distributing, member-based association, clients can be assured of our independent approach and authoritative reputation. Any profits made are invested in our on-going research programme, producing industry recognised best practice guidance.
BSRIA was founded in 1955 and had a turnover of £14.5 million in 2015-16. We employ over 200 people at our head office in Bracknell (UK), at regionally based construction compliance offices throughout the UK; at offices in France, Spain, China, USA; and Associates in Northern Ireland, Japan, Brazil and Australia.
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CITB is the industry training board and a partner in the Sector Skills Council for the construction industry in England, Scotland and Wales. It's our job to work with industry to encourage training, which helps build a safe, professional and fully qualified workforce.
For British construction to have a recognised, world-class, innovative approach to developing its workforce to deliver quality in the built environment.
The construction industry is facing its biggest challenge since the industrial revolution.
The UK infrastructure plan, a housing boom and the importance of developing new ways of working and embracing new technologies, are combining to create demand for more skills, new skills and higher level skills.
CITB is here to support the construction industry in navigating these challenges by:
- understanding how future conditions could impact on its needs
- helping industry to access the products and services it needs
- providing the right financial support
- creating the right environment for industry through influencing, facilitating and collaborating
- We have consulted and listened to industry to organise our activity to address their priorities
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