Construction Skills initiative

Integration of renewable energy technologies in existing buildings: technical and financial considerations to achieve Nearly Zero Energy Buildings targets     Wednesday, 22 February 2017 12:30 – 13:30 CET Time   This is the first of a series of five webinars for FREE that MEnS project is going to deliver for its e-learning platform.
Post date: 13 Feb 2017
Type: Event

  Following the successful experience of the national training courses in 10 EU countries and the Front Meeting of Skills around Europe, the MEnS project will deliver another project’s core activity for its e-learning platform: a series of five webinars for FREE.   A fortnightly appointment, starting on the 22 February, 2017.  
Post date: 8 Feb 2017
Type: News

8 March 2017, 10:00-17:00,  Venue: House of Dutch Provinces 59 – 61 Rue de Trèves, Brussels   Essential skills and innovative solutions for a fair energy transition in public, cooperative and social housing. An initiative of Housing Europe as part of the PROF/TRAC project.  
Post date: 25 Jan 2017
Type: Event

Monday 30 January 2017, 09:30 – 16:40 GMT
Post date: 18 Jan 2017
Type: Event

This third newsletter from the MEnS project provides news and insights on the project´s activities and links to learn more about the training courses.   The MEnS project designs and implements high-level educational and training programs for building professionals in 10 EU countries, encouraging the participation of women and unemployed professionals.
Post date: 19 Dec 2016
Type: Publication

The 5th International Congress Mechanical Engineers Days will take place from 29 to 31 March 2017 in Vodice, Croatia.     CONGRESS PROGRAMME   LEGISLATIVE REGULATION IN CONSTRUCTION - Wednesday, 29 March 2017  
Post date: 8 Dec 2016
Type: Event

By the end of 2015, a series of free postgraduate level training courses in Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) will begin around Europe. These ‘Professional Energy Skills in NZEB’ courses aim to empower building professionals through the development of skills in energy efficiency and integration of renewables in the retrofit of existing housing stock.   The program is for EU engineers, architects and building manager professionals who are interested in energy efficiency applied to buildings.
Post date: 28 Nov 2016
Type: News

PROF/TRAC is a European project that has created a European Training and Qualification Platform on nZEB skills. It follows an interdisciplinary approach, promotes integrated design concepts and targets professionals from various sectors: engineers, architects, and project managers.   PROF/TRAC has developed this Training Material database collecting available training materials that can be used to develop CPD courses. The database features a simple search function allowing users to filter materials according to topic, building function, material type, etc. 
Post date: 24 Nov 2016
Type: Tool

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

The MEnS Consortium is glad to invite you to join our third Front Meeting of Skills, from Wednesday 26th to Friday 28th October 2016, in Aarhus, Denmark.    The Front Meetings of Skills is a novel training activity created as part of a European funded project, MEnS, Meeting of Energy Professional Skills. To know more about MEnS, please visit the project website here:  
Post date: 17 Oct 2016
Type: Event