Become a Member

Our membership represents excellent value for money.  Our annual membership fee is £200 + VAT, this equates to only £16.67 + VAT per month and is calculated pro-rata applicable to your joining date (Membership year runs from 1st July).   Currently we have over 50 companies that benefit from being a member of the Association.

Why join the Thames Valley Construction Training Association

Are you:

  • Registered with the CITB
  • Paying the CITB Levy
  • Out of Scope of CITB, but require up to date training

Do you need support with:

  • Complying with all the safety legislation now required in the Construction Industry
  • Claiming and receiving all available grants from CITB
  • Carrying out all relevant training at subsidised rates

What TVCTA can offer you:

  • We have our own training advisor who will assist with interviewing, selecting and training of your apprentices and trainees.
  • Our training advisor will make sure any grants available are duly claimed for you.
  • An annual extensive training programme.
  • We can obtain and offer safety training at half the cost of external organisations. For a large majority of courses, the cost will be no more than the grant available.
  • On our members behalf we provide efficient liaison with colleges, CITB, trainers and association members. We will answer queries on health & safety, NVQ’s, CSCS,on site assessment and training, First Aid and Plant Training among others.
  • The peace of mind knowing you have provided your staff with the appropriate training eliminating the risk of accidents and fines.
  • To back up our Training adviser we have a Board of Directors, lead by Mark Barratt of Francis Construction, these directors meet quarterly before the members quarterly meeting
  • At the quarterly meetings we have speakers talking on topical construction subjects with a buffet provided for members.
  • Annually we have our AGM meeting with a dinner and after dinner speaker.