CICV Forum webinars

Click on an image to watch the webinar:

Click here to download PDF of PBA presentation held on 15 September 2020.

Restart guidance

The Health and Safety Executive
https://www.hse.gov.uk/news/index.htm

i-Con Online Learning Platform

This resource from Construction Scotland Innovation Centre is a bank of online training and skills resources that can be undertaken remotely. Access the training and skills register here: https://www.cs-ic.org/innovationcentre/innovation-support/i-con-covid-19-support/the-i-con-online-learning-platform/ This links to hundreds of free resources across a range of themes.

i-Con Knowledge Hub

Browse this bank of resources to find current information and navigate the range of support services available to the built environment community during the current crisis: https://www.cs-ic.org/innovationcentre/innovation-support/i-con-covid-19-support/the-i-con-knowledge-hub/

Low Value Disputes Model Adjudication Procedure
  • The Low Value Disputes Model Adjudication Procedure was launched by the Construction Industry Council on 1 May 2020. Download the PDF here.
Conflict Avoidance and Early Intervention (CAP) summary
Summary Adjudication
Project Bank Accounts
  • This document by SEC Group outlines how to set up a PBA in 12 easy steps. Download the PDF here.
  • This guidance from Scottish Government outlines how to implement PBAs in construction contracts.
  • Scottish Government blog for the Scottish Federation of Housing Associations, here.
  • Scottish Government video on PBA purpose, here.
  • Scottish Government blog on why PBAs are beneficial, here.
  • Scottish Government public sector Annual Procurement Reports, here.
  • Royal Bank of Scotland article blog for Scotland Excel, here.
  • Scotland’s Rural College citing PBAs in mitigation of possible Interserve insolvency, here.
  • Webinar presentation delivered by Professor Rudi Klein and David Rennie on 15 September 2020 here.
  • Lessons learned from tender by SRUC Avian Science Research Centre here.
Key worker testing matrix

On this matrix, you’ll find guidance on who can access the expanded UK Government Testing Programme in Scotland and how to do so:

More information is available here.

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)
Business Advice and Financial Support
Government Guidance for Construction
Training and Skills
Health, Safety and Wellbeing 
  • NHS Inform latest guidance about COVID-19 from NHS Scotland and the Scottish Government, including social distancing and stay at home advice.
  • NHS 24 can be contacted in Scotland by dialling 111. 
  • Fit for Travel provides health related travel guidance from the Health Protection Scotland. 
Mental Health
  • Mates in Mind is registered UK charity raising awareness, addressing the stigma of poor mental health and promoting positive mental wellbeing across workplaces.
  • SAMH provide a coronavirus mental health information hub.  
  • Clear your head provides useful details of things you can do to help clear your head.  
  • Samaritans provide support for those worried about their mental health and can be contacted 24/7 on 116 123. 
Employment
Volunteering 

Ready Scotland individuals can register to support local charities in their community or join the British Red Cross to support public services such as the NHS and local authorities. If you represent a business and would like to volunteer your services, please email covid19response@gov.scot