BUILDEST II builds on the outcomes and plans of the IEE Pillar I project BUILDEST. The main focus is on the implementation of the activities foreseen in the "Action Plan for Training Workforce in the Estonian Construction Sector" (Roadmap) to contribute to the EU 20-20-20 targets via the development of training schemes, efficient training and qualification of workers in the construction sector in Estonia, with a special emphasis on energy efficiency.
Within the project lifetime (12/10/2013 to 12/10/2016), 14 different courses (including training materials) will be developed and a pilot training for the trainers (including piloting the new and upgraded training schemes).
Developed training and qualification schemes involve the fields of:
- construction works;
- construction finisher;
- heating, plumbing, ventilation, installers of RES systems; and
Training and qualification of the majority of the building workers, both non-qualified and qualified, requiring training by 2020 in Estonia (ca 16 000 workers out of 41 000) is targeted.
The project coordinator is Tallinn University of Technology. The partners are: the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Communications, the Foundation Innove, the Estonian Qualifications Authority, the Estonian Association of Construction Entrepreneurs, the Foundation of Heating and Ventilation Engineers Society, and Tallinn University of Technology.
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