The “Bus.Trainers Final Dissemination Day: Development of environmental skills in the construction sector” is organized by the National Construction Confederation (CNC), in collaboration with Fundación Laboral de la Construcción, and will be held on Monday 27th January at the CNC headquarters (calle Diego de León, 50. 28006 Madrid).
LNEG’s participation in the Seminar ‘Creating Sustainable Value through Circular Economy’, promoted by the Agency for Competitiveness and Innovation (IAPMEI SME Academy) and LNEG, in partnership with the Ceramics and Glass Technology Center and the University of Aveiro, allowed during the 28th of November 2019, the disclosure of technological development and innovation projects and business practices focused on the circular economy.
Last friday, Bus.Trainers together with the other projects of the Fundación Laboral de la Construcción led the visit of the delegation from Pedmede (Greek Association of Public Works Contractor Engineers), headed by the president of the Epirus Regional Section of the institution, Ntatsis Georgius. The European initiative was presented as an example of good practice in the training of trainers and in the promotion of environmental values within the construction industry.
“Eco.Trainers” course available to strengthen the environmental skills of teachers in the construction sector
The course for “Developing the ecological skills of trainers in the construction sector” is available in English and soon in Spanish, Portuguese, Italian and Greek. It is an open training web platform for the training of the trainers and the evaluation of knowledge, endorsed by the European accreditation system.
Earlier this month, the Gozo Business Chamber in collaboration with the Malta Intelligent Energy Agency (MIEMA), organised an informative seminar focusing of the importance of Vocational Education and Training (VET) in green skills competencies in the construction sector.
Bus.Trainers project was disseminated in second meeting of the project “EduZWaCE. Education for Zero Waste and Circular Economy”, through slideshow presentation and distribution of leaflets, on May 23, 2019, at the LNEG, Lisbon. The aim was to introduce the Bus.trainers to the partners of the EduZWaCE project, to mutual dissemination and stimulation of synergies under Erasmus+ programme.
The Portugal Smart Cities Summit event, held at the International Fair of Lisbon (FIL), from May 21 to 23, 2019, was aimed at discussing smart cities as well as presenting smart solutions and projects, where technology and innovation predominate. The Portugal Smart Cities Summit 2019 pointed out topics of great relevance for the Portuguese economy, being considered the largest event on artificial intelligence applied to urban development.
More than 50% of the objective of increasing energy efficiency and renewable energies will come from building
Trainer training, professional qualifications, user awareness and compliance with quality standards are key aspects for the 2020 horizon, according to experts who participated in the informative seminar on «The importance of training of trainers in ‘green’ skills for the construction sector», organized by Confederación Nacional de la Construcción (CNC), with the collaboration of Fundación Laboral de la Construcción, on Thursday May 10th, attended by about twenty representatives of institutions and companies from the construction industry and the field of training.
On 7 and 8 February, the 6th meeting of Bus.Trainers was held with the presence of delegates from Malta, Spain, Italy, Greece and Portugal, in Lisbon, at the Cenfic headquarters, who also held an infoday, in collaboration with Fundación Laboral de la Construcción, the project leader
The information seminar “Efficient and safe buildings: performance evaluation and training of trainers”, held in Rome on 14 December 2018 at the Ance headquarters, was attended by stakeholders from the construction and training sector, such as representatives of bodies and associations.