i-Con Online Learning Catalogue

What is it?

A bank of online training and skills resources that can be undertaken remotely.  This will soon feature new CSIC online learning modules to meet specific current challenges.


Who is it for?

Everyone from young people at all stages in education through to those already active in the built environment with an interest in developing existing, and learning new, technical, digital and transferable skills.


How does it work?

We have curated a hub of learning resources provided by our network of experts together with CSIC’s own programmes. These are up-skilling and CPD programmes that offer rich learning experiences to help build resilience and knowledge across the sector.




Do you have a resource?

We are looking to provide a pan industry support system that offers access to high quality resources. By filling in the form below you can submit any resource that you think could benefit the industry at this time. 

Suggest an i-Con Learning Platform resource here


Health Safety & Wellbeing

Be Covid Smart

This is a free training and awareness programme to support Covid-19 safe learning and working in construction.

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COVID-19 Demystified

To help us make sense of the crisis, learn-tech.io called on experts from around the world to help demystify COVID-19 in a short, practical course.

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Site Safety Plus Videos

Eight videos covering key aspects of the site safety plus programme

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NCQR Safety for Manager Course

Online training programme designed to support managers and supervisors to implement safe working practices

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Technical Skills & Training

BRE Academy online free training

Online training modules related to a host of different disciplines.

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BCTG Construct Learning Platform

20 module learning platform aimed at construction supervisors and site managers.

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Supply Chain Sustainability School

Thousands of resources covering key aspects of built environment activity.

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BIM in Practice Programme

Free online resource that can offer advice, support and training on all things BIM.

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Practical Handbook for Supervisors

Free to access handbook for construction supervisors and site managers.

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Functional BIM

Free to access modules covering key aspects of BIM.

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Circular Economy for a Sustainable Built Environment

Learn how the principles of the Circular Economy can be applied to the built environment.

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Level 4 Diploma in Facilities Management

Online, 260 hrs of study covering 7 modules from Operations & Maintenance to Sustainability.

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Lean Construction Development Pathway

Self assessment and video content relating to lean construction

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NHBC free virtual training

To support the industry during the COVID-19 outbreak NHBC are hosting a series of virtual training webinars.

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Under One Roof

Impartial advice on repairs and maintenance for flat owners in Scotland

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Scottish Ecological Design Association: Design Guides

Design Guides for Sustainable Renovation, De-Construction, Airtightness and Toxic Chemical Reduction in Buildings

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Institute of Refrigeration: Featured Videos

Recordings of previous webinars focused on key refrigeration topics

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Early Career Resources

Construction Manager Game

Free to access computer game promoting careers in construction.

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Minecraft: Education Edition

Minecraft: Education Edition is an open-world game that promotes creativity, collaboration, and problem-solving in an immersive environment where the only limit is your imagination.

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Digital Skills & Training

Excel for Windows Training

Free to access tutorials on Microsoft Excel.

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Outlook for Windows Training

Free to access tutorials on Microsoft Outlook.

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Word for Windows Training

Free to access tutorials on Microsoft Word.

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Microsoft Teams Video Training

Video tutorials for Microsoft Teams.

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Powerpoint for Windows Training

Free to access tutorials on Microsoft Powerpoint.

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Zoom Video Tutorials

Video tutorials for Zoom Video Conferencing

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Digital Wellbeing

Introduction to digital wellbeing.

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GoToWebinar Video Tutorials

Video tutorials for GoToWebinar.

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General Skills & Training

Improve Your Soft Skills

8 modules over 24 hrs covering communication, teamwork, people skills etc.

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Material Considerations: A Library of Sustainable Building Materials

This web based resource showcases sustainable, traditional, innovative, recycled and low carbon building materials.

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My world of work

Online courses from a variety of different companies to help improve skills.

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Have an idea?

Get in touch with us - our door is always open and we can't wait to hear your innovative ideas.