Establishment of the BUS UPSWING Qualifications / Skills Observatory

The consortium of BUILD UP Skills UPSWING followed all the required steps and officially established a "Qualifications/Skills Observatory" (Skills Monitoring Council), for the systematic monitoring and recording of the needs for skills enhancement and/or acquisition of new, in matters of the rational use of energy and energy efficiency in buildings.

Participation of BUILD UP Skills UPSWING in the two-day energy event of TCG

BUILD UP Skills UPSWING takes part in the two-day energy event "Latest Developments in the Energy Saving Sector" of the Technical Chamber of Greece (TCG), open to all interested parties.

The event will take place on Monday and Tuesday 10-11 July 2017 at the Event Hall of TCG.

Speakers Haris Doukas and Charalambos Malamatenios will present BUILD UP Skills UPSWING and will discuss on the training and certification of professional qualifications
of construction workers in the field of Energy Efficiency.

Consultation meeting with policy makers

BUILD UP Skills UPSWING organizes an open consultation meeting with policy makers.

The meeting will take place on Thursday, July 6, 2017 from 10:00 to 14:00 in the Multimedia Center of the Central Library of the National Technical University of Athens.

The agenda of the workshop is focused on the discussion to provide incentives and financial aid to support the demand for qualified and certified workers and technicians in public and private construction projects.

The agenda of the meeting (In Greek) can be accessed below:

In full progress the training programmes of BUILD UP Skills UPSWING

The training programs for the BUILD UP Skills UPSWING targetted professionals are successfully and intensively progressing. Specifically, the training programs for the aluminum and metal constructors in Athens and Heraklion have already been completed, while the one in Thessaloniki is still in progress.

At the same time, the training program for the insulation technicians in Heraklion has been completed, and the program for the installers / maintainers of burners in Thessaloniki is currently being implemented.

The remaining programs are expected to commence soon.

Commencement of the BUILD UP Skills UPSWING training programs

Please be informed that the training program, "Energy Saving and Energy Efficiency in the Aluminum Constructions in Buildings" duration 30 hours, started yesterday, December 6th, at the facilities of IME GSEVEE, in Athens. The same training programmes in Thessaloniki and Heraklion, and the corresponding for the Insulation Technicians and the Installers / Maintainers of Burners will begin shortly.

Εκκίνηση των προγραμμάτων κατάρτισης BUILD UP Skills UPSWING

Σας ενημερώνουμε ότι το πρόγραμμα κατάρτισης, «Εξοικονόμηση Ενέργειας και Ενεργειακή Αποδοτικότητα στις Αλουμινοσιδηροκατασκευές στα Κτίρια», διάρκειας 30 ωρών, εκκίνησε χθες, 6 Δεκεμβρίου, στις εγκαταστάσεις του ΙΜΕ ΓΣΕΒΕΕ, στην Αθήνα. Τα προγράμματα κατάρτισης αλουμινοσιδηροκατασκευαστών στη Θεσσαλονίκη και το Ηράκλειο, καθώς και τα αντίστοιχα των Τεχνικών Μόνωσης και των Εγκαταστατών/Συντηρητών Καυστήρων, θα εκκινήσουν προσεχώς.