Future Skills

Our future skills programmes are designed to support industry, educators and learners to deliver transformational change to the construction sector. 

We offer a range of collaborative future skills programmes addressing the projected skills gap across the following themes:

  • Culture change
  • Accelerate industrialisation¬†
  • Building sustainably¬†
  • Digital transformation

Our future skills strategy

Our strategy aims to address the future skills gap faced by organisations in the construction industry.

Our programmes


CONVERT is an immersive learning programme that is creating a suite of virtual reality learning modules designed to reduce costs, minimise risk and improve safety within construction industry training.

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FUTUREquipped Programme

A cross disciplinary pilot project to explore how Scotland's colleges and Innovation Centres can work together to increase business innovation and improve the future skills of the Scottish workforce.

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Offsite Ready

The Offsite Ready Project will develop a series of training resources that will improve the quality and consistency of training in offsite construction.

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Our vision is to catalyse impact across CSIC's core themes by equipping key agents of change with the skills, knowledge and behaviours in cutting edge innovation.
- Rohan Bush, Head of Public Partnerships & Future Workforce




New Housing & Future Construction Skills

Adapting and Modernising for Growth

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CLC Future Skills Report (June 2019)

The Construction Leadership Council CLC Future Skills Report.

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