Construction Skills initiative

This report sets out to harvest the results of the 8th BUILD UP Skills EU Exchange Meeting which took place on 2 and 3 June 2016 at the Hotel Mercure Budapest Buda (Krisztina krt. 41-43) in Budapest, Hungary. A total of 59 participants attended the two-day event including 50 BUILD UP Skills project coordinators (representing finalised Pillar I projects as well as ongoing and finalised Pillar II projects) and H2020-2014 EE4 (Construction Skills) project coordinators, 3 EASME representatives and 6 consultants from Trinomics, Visionary Analytics and GOPAcom.
Post date: 22 Sep 2016
Type: News

Vocational education and training (VET) is evolving in exciting ways all across Europe. The European Commission organises the first European Vocational Skills Week to inspire people to discover and use their talent through vocational training. It will be organised from 5 to 9 December 2016 in Brussels, in parallel with activities in Member States and other participating countries at national, regional and local levels.
Post date: 22 Sep 2016
Type: News

The 9th BUILD UP Skills EU exchange meeting will take place on 6-7 December 2016 in Athens, Greece. As usual, this meeting is open for BUILD UP Skills project coordinators and partners involved in the BUILD UP Skills Pillar I, completed and ongoing BUILD UP Skills Pillar II, and ongoing Horizon2020 construction skills projects. Besides the usual plenary and parallel sessions, this EU exchange will include a site visit to the premises of CRES (the center for renewable energy sources and savings) where the group will be guided through the and the bioclimatic office-laboratory building...
Post date: 22 Sep 2016
Type: News

 Building and HVAC system performance in practice REHVA Workshops at CLIMA 2016Aalborg, Denmark, 22-25 May 2016   The 6th REHVA Report deals with the outcomes of the technical workshops organised during the triennial flagship event,  CLIMA2016 REHVA World Congress.  
Post date: 21 Sep 2016
Type: Publication

 
Post date: 2 Aug 2016
Type: Link

Welcome to PROF/TRAC’s second newsletter! This is a bi-annual newsletter with updated news and events from around Europe on Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (nZEB) in the framework of the Horizon 2020 project PROF/TRAC.
Post date: 21 Jun 2016
Type: Note

Training, skills and qualification for building professionals   The PROF/TRAC project offers an Open Training Platform and Qualification scheme for Continuing Professional Development, boosting the Nearly Zero - Energy Buildings (nZEBs) sector. This 3-year EU funded project which is within the framework of Horizon 2020, will develop an ambitious European training and qualification scheme as a support mechanism to professionals dealing with nearly zero energy buildings (nZEB).  
Post date: 28 Apr 2016
Type: News

PROF/TRAC project | Open training and Qualification Platform on NZEB construction and renovation   PROF/TRAC is a 3-year EU funded project with 15 partners from eight countries. It started in March 2015 and was initiated by an interdisciplinary team representing stakeholders dealing with nZEB construction and refurbishment: universities, European umbrella associations of engineers, architects and social housing, and some of their national members.  
Post date: 8 Dec 2015
Type: Link

This report comprises of 11 reports prepared by partners of the MEnS (Meeting of Energy Professional Skills) consortium for each participating country, on the results of national surveys for the identification of the most important contents and European best examples in relation to Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) requirements to be included in the national accreditation courses. Individual reports from Italy, Greece, Cyprus, Spain, Denmark, Germany, Belgium, UK, Ireland, Romania and F.Y.R.
Post date: 4 Dec 2015
Type: Publication

MEnS (Meeting of Energy Professional Skills) is a H2020 project, officially launched on the 29th March 2015 during a kick-off meeting held in Italy. The project was conceived in order to provide an enhance the Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) skills of building managers such as engineers and architects through a series of accredited training activities developed by 9 universities and 3 market players.   MEnS aims to:  
Post date: 4 Dec 2015
Type: Link