BUILD UP Skills

This report presents the evaluation of the BUILD UP Skills Initiative Pillar I (elaboration of national roadmaps for blue collar construction skills) and identifies a methodology for the evaluation of the BUILD UP Skills Pillar II projects (which put the roadmaps into action). The report was commissioned by the European Commission's Executive Agency for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (EASME) under the Framework Contract SRD MOVE/ENER/ SRD.1/2012-409, Lot 3, Technical Assistance in the Field of Energy.  
Post date: 23 Nov 2016
Type: Publication

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.  
Post date: 23 Nov 2016
Type: Event

BUStoB, a Horizon 2020 project, is directed towards establishing and upgrading large-scale qualification and training schemes in the Netherlands for craftsmen and other on-site workers, in continuation of the BUILD Up Skills Initiative.  
Post date: 11 Nov 2016
Type: Link

SWEBUILD, the Swedish continuation project of BUILD UP Skills, is launching Energibyggare (Energy builders), an interactive online material aiming to educate craftsmen in energy-efficient construction. Initially, 500 trainers will be trained to manage the online material. These trainers will then educate their staff at construction sites all around Sweden. The training of trainers commences on 15 March 2016.
Post date: 4 Mar 2016
Type: News

Ακολουθώντας τις προτεραιότητες και συστάσεις του Εθνικού Οδικού Χάρτη Προσόντων για την Ελλάδα, που αναπτύχθηκε στο πλαίσιο του Πυλώνα I της Πρωτοβουλίας BUILD UP Skills, η δράση BUILD UP Skills UPSWING στοχεύει στην ανάπτυξη και την πιλοτική εφαρμογή σχημάτων πιστοποίησης προσόντων και προγραμμάτων επαγγελματικής κατάρτισης αλλά κα
Post date: 22 Feb 2016
Type: Publication

Ακολουθώντας τις προτεραιότητες και συστάσεις του Εθνικού Οδικού Χάρτη Προσόντων για την Ελλάδα, που αναπτύχθηκε στο πλαίσιο του Πυλώνα I της Πρωτοβουλίας BUILD UP Skills, η δράση BUILD UP Skills UPSWING στοχεύει στην ανάπτυξη και την πιλοτική εφαρμογή σχημάτων πιστοποίησης προσόντων και προγραμμάτων επαγγελματικής κατάρτισης αλλά κα
Post date: 22 Feb 2016
Type: Publication

Ακολουθώντας τις προτεραιότητες και συστάσεις του Εθνικού Οδικού Χάρτη Προσόντων για την Ελλάδα, που αναπτύχθηκε στο πλαίσιο του Πυλώνα I της Πρωτοβουλίας BUILD UP Skills, η δράση BUILD UP Skills UPSWING στοχεύει στην ανάπτυξη και την πιλοτική εφαρμογή σχημάτων πιστοποίησης προσόντων και προγραμμάτων επαγγελματικής κατάρτισης αλλά κα
Post date: 22 Feb 2016
Type: Publication

These slide shows, released by BUILD UP Skills Finland, present best practices of energy efficient construction. The detailed training material is split into ten different PowerPoint presentations available in Finnish, English and Russian. It is aimed at those already knowing something about construction. It can be used in classroom teaching or self-study. The slide shows can be used as a whole, or suitable sections of the material can be used according to need.  The training material includes: 
Post date: 20 Oct 2015
Type: Publication

This guide/instruction manual, released by BUILD UP Skills Finland, summarises key practical instructions for energy efficient building methods for construction sites, featuring also illustrative drawings. The guide is primarily intended for purposes of further education for professional employees, but it is also useful for all operators in the construction industry. It can be used in introductory meetings for workers and sub-contractors. 
Post date: 20 Oct 2015
Type: Publication

STAVEDU commences the implementation of the Roadmap established under Pillar I of the Build Up Skills project for Slovakia. The Roadmap identified key measures for setting up a national scheme and other measures for ensuring development of skills essential for the field of buildings to contribute to the fulfilment of the Europe 2020 targets.  
Post date: 15 Sep 2015
Type: Link