A New Reality: Immersive Learning in Construction

Construction Industry Training Board


This report, the first of its kind for the construction industry, explores the benefits and challenges of providing immersive learning.


Immersive learning – the use of digital technologies such as virtual and augmented reality – has the potential to revolutionise training delivery and transform the perception of the construction sector to young people and investors.

Our report has provided CITB with an understanding of the potential role and enablers of immersive learning in construction training. Our insight has provided key recommendations for where action should be taken to ensure that the industry has access to high quality, value for money, fit-for-purpose training.