Events provide us with a great opportunity to connect with one another. Check out the list of industry events we're involved in and the ones we run for our community of considerate constructors.


Winners of our 2024 National Site Awards revealed

The Considerate Constructors Scheme National Site Awards have returned! This year, we were thrilled to bring back of our esteemed National Site Awards, relaunched with resounding success over six ceremonies across the UK, with dates in Manchester, Edinburgh and London. We are delighted that the winners of our 2024 National Site Awards have now been […]

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Open Doors 2024 – Showcasing careers in construction

Open Doors Week is the initiative that gives young people the opportunity to see behind the hoardings of construction sites, and hear directly from those working in the sector how rewarding a career in construction can be, as well as the routes into one. We have been proudly supporting it since its launch back in […]

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Work experience in construction – Built Environment Work Experience Week – July 2024

CCS are excited to be working with the Built Environment Academy (BEA) and Learn Live UK and play a part in delivering Built Environment Work Experience Week, an unmissable date in the construction calendar. Starting 1 July 2024, it will be a Nationwide event targeted at pupils from year 10 and above all the way […]

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Careers in the construction industry – National Apprenticeship Week

Promoting careers in construction This National Apprenticeship Week, the Considerate Constructors Scheme is working with the Built Environment Academy (BEA) and Learn Live UK, the free online learning portal for students, to engage young people and inspire them to consider a career in the construction industry as part of their academic path and once they […]

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Best Practice Hub Learning – Our Yearly Recap

The Best Practice Hub, our free educational platform for the construction industry The Best Practice Hub is our free online resource designed to support the construction industry in improving their standards in considerate construction. The Hub is the place to go if you are looking for inspiration and examples of best practices, innovations, information on industry-critical […]

Heron Brothers joins CCS as Contractor Partner

Heron Bros becomes a CCS Partner

We are delighted to welcome Heron Bros as a Partner in the Considerate Constructors Scheme. Heron Bros joins over 150 Partners who are committed to improving the image of construction by registering all their construction activity with us, covering work at all their construction sites. The company is a family-owned business formed in 1956 in […]


Checklist and Fees updates for 2024

The Monitor Checklist and Self-Assessment are at the core of the work of the Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS). They support contractors and construction suppliers by providing a framework for improvement in the areas of Community, Environment and Workforce, highlighting what good considerate practice looks like. As construction and the needs of society evolve with the […]

Winners of our 2023 National Awards revealed

The Considerate Constructors Scheme Awards 2023 On Monday 27 November, the 2023 winners of our prestigious Considerate Constructors Scheme’s (CCS) national Leading Lights Awards were announced at an eagerly anticipated awards ceremony at the Lancaster Hotel, central London. The ceremony showcased the exemplary work of UK and Irish construction organisations, their sites and individuals – […]

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Considerate Constructors Partner Kier hosts Open Doors 2024 launch

Construction sites across the length and breadth of the UK are getting ready to open their hoardings, as part of the Open Doors 2024 initiative – which the Considerate Constructors Scheme (CCS) is a Partner in delivering. In the run-up to Open Doors week, which takes place between 18 and 24 March 2024, Open Doors […]

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Ultra Sites Programme Praised for Raising Standards

Construction company Henry Boot, who works across Yorkshire, Humberside and the East Midlands has recently championed CCS’s pioneering Ultra Site programme for helping them deliver exceptional value at two of its construction projects.   The first is a housing development in York (The Cocoa Works) for the Clarion Housing Group, while the second is a multi-function […]