CECA has a key role in shaping the future of training in the construction industry, with close links to policy makers both in Government, construction related Sector Skills Councils and other relevant representative bodies. CECA provides sector specific knowledge to a wide range of the CITB's committees and working groups to ensure that the specific and unique needs of the civil engineering community are taken into account when changes to training related issues are being contemplated.
CECA members can seek assistance in matters relating to levy/grant, card schemes, funding applications, formulation of training plans, as well as having the opportunity to attend regional training sessions and update briefings. Where more company specific interventions or advice is required CECA members can request an in-house visit from CECA's in-house training managers. CECA's Training & Development Forum is a well respected body that regularly receives first hand updates from leading industry figures. CECA also sources funding which subsidises certain training courses