About Us

Construction Action Group of Employers Greater Nottingham Limited (CAGE GN) is a company limited by guarantee, registered number 10267293 and not-for-profit organisation, operated as an Independent Training Group, funded by CITB.

It was set up in 2006, by a small group of like-minded construction companies in Greater Nottingham who decided to give the construction industry its support, by focussing their attention on the general skills shortages problem within the industry.
Our aims include, Forging of links between young people and the construction industry.

  • Engagement with the schools and colleges;
  • Facilitation of best practice in recruitment;
  • Placements within the industry for work experience;
  • Promotion of training within our Membership.
  • Liaison with the relevant agencies and construction industry bodies.


We are passionate about our tasks and to date we have attracted over 40 Company Members, ranging from small local companies to larger national companies with regional bases in Greater Nottingham. The Membership continues to grow.

The Members meet regularly; share ideas; provide educational opportunities on a range of topics; have social events; produce a quarterly newsletter; provide work experience; run competitions in the schools and colleges; and constantly promote the importance of continued training for the existing workforces.

The activities of CAGE GN raise the awareness of the need for future professionals, technicians, craftsmen and manual operatives in the industry, making special efforts to foster links with schools, and endeavouring to inspire young people to consider career opportunities within the construction industry.

CAGE GN, in fulfilling its work, relies on the support of CITB as well as our much-appreciated agencies and supporters listed.

How to Contact Us” and “How to Join Us” can be accessed by clicking on the relevant buttons above.