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The Scottish Building Apprenticeship & Training Council (SBATC) was founded in 1934.

SBATC consists of representatives from Industry, Trade Federations and Trades Unions. The main purpose of the organisation is to regulate and monitor the working conditions, wages, recruitment and training of apprenticeships within the Building Industry throughout Scotland.

During 2012 SBATC indentured 1,299 new start apprentices despite the current economic difficulties being sustained within Industry.

Should you wish to discuss any aspects with regard to the operation of SBATC please give us a call on 0131 556 8866 or email

Any correspondence should be addressed to SBATC at Crichton House, 4 Crichton's Close, Holyrood, Edinburgh EH8 8DT.



May 19th, 2016

SBATC Launches search for 2016 Apprentices of the Year

SBATC is inviting the submission of nominations for the 2016 Apprentice of the Year Awards with the deadline for applications being Friday 2 September 2016.

February 3rd, 2016

SBATC Scottish Apprenticeship Week Event 2016

SBATC has organised an Apprenticeship Update session on the afternoon of Friday 4 March 2016 at Hampden Park, Glasgow.

December 21st, 2015

SBATC Apprentice of the Year Awards Ceremony 2015

SBATC announced the winners of the 2015 Apprentice of the Year Awards at a prize giving ceremony in the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday 09 December 2015.