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Affiliated Bodies and Organisations


Scottish Building Apprenticeship & Training Council (SBATC): 
Administers the apprenticeship registration process.

Construction Skills Certification Scheme (CSCS):
Promotes a fully qualified workforce through certification of skills.

Construction Industry Training Board (CITB) (formerly Construction Skills Council): 
SBF are one of only two consensus federations in Scotland working with CITB to promote training and education.

Scottish Building Contract Committee (SBCC):
Comprising SBF in association with RICS, RIAS and NSCC, the SBCC assists in the drafting and publication of building contract templates for use in Scotland.

Constructing Better Health Scotland
Established in April 2014 in conjunction with SBF, CBH Scotland is the national scheme for the management and promotion of occupational health in the construction industry.

Construction Industry Joint Council (CIJC): 
Working with industry to support generic contractual terms and benefits for employees and employers.

SBF works with B&CE to promote pension engagement and other benefits within the industry amongst workers.

Cross Party Group for Construction: 
A Cross Party Group of Members of the Scottish Parliament, set up to provide a forum for a regular exchange of views with industry representatives on  all matters relating to the construction industry in Scotland.

Construction Scotland: 
A leadership organisation for Scotland's construction industry, working with the Scottish Government, industry federations, trade associations and other membership and representative organisations to resolve issues facing the industry as a whole.