union of construction allied trades and technicians



Welcome to the website of the Union of Construction Allied Trades and Technicians (UCATT), Ireland�s specialist Craft Union for Construction Workers.

UCATT represents over 15,000 craft workers in Ireland and 120,000 building workers in the United Kingdom making us the largest union dedicated to improving the working conditions of building workers.

We are at the forefront of negotiations concerning your pay, terms and conditions of employment, whether you are employed in Local Authorities, Health Boards, Government Departments or the Construction Industry.

Whatever problem you encounter at work, UCATT is here to help. We can represent you on any matter relating to terms and conditions, disciplinary and grievance procedure, Health & Safety and Unfair Dismissals.

Career Assessment and Guidance Programme

Are you unemployed?

Are you confused about what you want to do?

Are you thinking about going back to education/training?

The Programme can help you:

    Identify your unique strengths, talents and skills.
    Explore career choices and scientifically identify the right job/career move for you.
    Identify and select training/education courses that improve your job prospects.
    FETAC Level 3 Career Information
    Run over a 3 week duration with only 3 contact days
    FREE of charge.

Information Sessions

(Provisional Dates)

23rd August Letterkenny
24th August Athy - Dundalk - Drogheda
25th August Dublin in Mandate facilities
26th August Galway - Longford - Athlone - Mullingar
30th August Leixlip - Wicklow
31st August Kilkenny
2nd September Caherciveen - Cork
3rd September Ennis

To register interest, check eligibility or to confirm dates please contact: Fiona Elward at fiona.elward@ictu.ie or 01-8897711.