BUILD UP Skills

The result of the discussions and work carried out in the past two years concerning finance, mutual recognition, innovative training methods & materials and
Post date: 10 Oct 2017
Type: News

Energy efficient buildings will play a key role in helping Europe meet its ambitious climate and energy targets. However, installing the technologies needed to make Europe's building stock greener requires a skillset that the construction industry can struggle to supply.   BUILD UP Skills addresses this gap by training construction workers and preparing them to meet the challenges posed by new energy efficiency regulations.   BUILD UP Skills has released 3 videos presenting the initiative, its results so far and the aim for 2020 & beyond.  
Post date: 3 Oct 2017
Type: News

Final report of the BUILD UP Skills 10th EU exchange meeting (Rotterdam, 30-31 May 2017) has been published   This report sets out to harvest the results of the 10th BUILD UP Skills EU exchange meeting which took place on 31-31 May 2017 at the Bilderberg Hotel in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.  
Post date: 28 Sep 2017
Type: News

What: Stakeholder Workshop during European Vocational Skills Week 2017   Topic: Taking stock of the European BUILD UP Skills initiative and looking forward   Is it for you? If you are a construction industry professional, or a VET professional, or you are simply interested in energy efficiency building (skills), this workshop is for you!   Date: Thursday, 23 November 2017, 14:00-18:00  
Post date: 21 Sep 2017
Type: Event

This public stakeholder workshop, organised by the Concerted Action Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (CA EPBD), will take place at the Sheraton Hotel, in Bucharest, Romania, on 24 October (14:00-18:00 EET - 13:00-17:00 CET).  
Post date: 7 Sep 2017
Type: Event

The conference Empowering smart solutions for better cities, taking place in Budapest on 2 & 3 October 2017, will bring together creative thinkers and decision-makers in urban planning, sustainable energy, mobility, ICT, smart business models and user-centric innovation. High level city representatives will debate the transformation of European cities, while smart cities projects will showcase innovative solutions and discuss crucial steps on the path to a smarter city.  
Post date: 6 Sep 2017
Type: News

Empowering smart solutions for better cities: Cities and business come together in Budapest on 2 & 3 October 2017   REGISTRATION IS OPEN!  
Post date: 6 Sep 2017
Type: Event

European Construction Sector Observatory report identifies BUILD UP Skills as best practice   The final version of the analytical report on ‘Improving the human capital basis’ by the European Contruction Sector Observatory (ECSO) is out, with direct references to the BUILD UP Skills initiative highlighting some of the projects carried out under the second Pillar as well as Horizon 2020 Construction Skills projects.  
Post date: 29 Aug 2017
Type: News

This Analytical Report, elaborated by the  European Construction Sector Observatory (ECSO), aims to draw a snapshot of the current skills situation in the construction sector in the EU-28, in the context of Construction 2020, the strategic policy agenda for the construction sector in Europe, specifically focusing on skills under the Thematic Objective 2 “Improving the human-capital basis of the construc
Post date: 29 Aug 2017
Type: Publication

Setting up Qualification and Continuing Education and Training Scheme for Middle and Senior Level Professionals on Energy Efficiency and Use of Renewable Energy Sources in Buildings    
Post date: 11 Aug 2017
Type: Link