Event type Workshop

Roundtable discussion - Skills and certification of installers in the construction sector in Cyprus

This workshop presents the progress and the results of the implementation of the WE-Qualify project. A roundtable discussion will follow between organisations on the need for continuous training and certification of technicians in the construction sector in Cyprus. The topics of the workshop are the following:

  • Presentation of the goals of the WE-Qualify project
  • Implementation of the training programmes for installation of thermal insulation and installation of thermopanes and exterior sunshades
  • Professional regulation of installers in the areas of renewable energy sources (RES), technical building systems and building components
  • Qualifications system
  • Qualification scheme and European best practices
  • Certification of installers related to the construction of energy efficient buildings and installation of RES in buildings
  • Conclusions

The WE-Qualify project is co-funded through the Intelligent Energy Europe programme and falls under the European BUILD UP Skills initiative.