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Dragomir Tzanev

Project Manager, EnEffect, Center for Energy Efficiency / EnEffect Consult SP LTD (Non-profit)

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Renovation wave approaches Czechia and Slovakia: 15 new training courses for construction professionals presented by the CraftEdu project

The construction sector is an industry that consumes substantial amount of material sources and energy and produces significant volume of waste.   It nevertheless also carries innovation: digital product passports and building certificates are being...

The nZEB and the construction crafts: one goal, too many roads to achieving it?

The CraftEdu project sets up a blueprint in the efforts for mutual recognition of qualifications in the construction sector   Just a few months away from the obligatory entry into force of the nZEB requirements in all EU countries, there...

Five Challenges to Upskilling Construction Workers

For quite some time, the need to upskill the construction industry labour force to deliver quality nearly zero-energy buildings (nZEB) and deep energy renovations is quoted as one of the main challenges to the sector nowadays.   Even though the...

Fit-to-NZEB: Innovative training schemes for retrofitting to nZEB-levels

Fit-to-nZEB, a Horizon 2020 project continuing the legacy of the BUILD UP Skills Initiative within the Construction Skills topical area, aims to increase the competence and skills of the building professionals in 7 European countries - Bulgaria...

Pilot Training and Educational Courses on Deep Energy Retrofit Starting Under the Fit-to-NZEB Project

Unfortunately, it is true - not all renovation works are of the quality we hope and pray for, and there’s a good reason for that – in general, professionals rarely have the knowledge, skills and experience necessary to deliver a...

Deep Retrofit Training Programmes by Fit-to-NZEB Ready to Enter the Vocational Education and Training Practice in Europe

The new training programmes on deep energy retrofit developed by the Horizon 2020 project Fit-to-NZEB are uploaded and ready for use by any interested training institution.   This is the major outcome of the first year of the promising EU-financed...

CraftEdu: A Horizon 2020 project setting up national qualification and training schemes for craftsmen in the Czech Republic and developing the further offer of training courses in Slovakia, Austria and Bulgaria

Project concept CraftEdu develops innovative qualification and training schemes for craftsmen and on-site workers in the field of energy efficiency and use of renewable energy sources in buildings. It creates learning materials and paves the way for...

Training courses on energy efficiency and RES in buildings carried out for more than 900 construction workers and specialists in Bulgaria

Nearly 900 construction specialists have been trained by the Bulgarian Building Knowledge Hub (BKH), situated in the University of Architecture, Civil Engineering and Geodesy (UACEG) in Sofia. The courses are conducted along more than 20 innovative...


The new Horizon 2020 FIT-TO-NZEB project develops innovative training schemes for deep energy retrofit in Eastern and Southern Europe     Undoubtedly, it is a hard decision to invest your family’s savings in renovating your home –...

The 5th Building Knowledge Hub opens doors in Bulgaria

Branch organizations, vocational training centres and material and component manufacturers are invited to use for free the newly established lab and its equipment for training courses on energy efficiency in buildings   Airtightness and...