• Construction (On-Site and Off-Site) CITB-ConstructionSkills is the Sector Skills Council for the Construction Sector, we are taking the lead on the onsite Construction and off site Construction themes. Read More

  • Low Carbon Energy SummitSkills is the Sector Skills Council for the building services engineering (BSE) sector. Through SummitSkills, BSE sector employers have a direct route to influence strategic planning relating to skills and training. Read More

  • Water The Energy Saving Trust gives impartial, accurate and independent advice to communities and households on how to reduce carbon emissions, how to use water more sustainably and how to save money on energy bills. Read More

  • Waste Constructing Excellence in Wales is leading the waste theme of the BEST project. We are the umbrella body for the construction industry in Wales, which makes us the business improvement organisation for anyone involved with the Welsh built environment. Read More

  • Existing Build Asset Skills the Sector Skills Council for the Cleaning, Facilities Management, Housing, Parking and Property sectors are taking the lead on the existing build theme. Read More

Built Environment Sustainability Training

The BEST programme provides a strategy for tailored, relevant, sustainability-focused training for the existing Built Environment workforce of Wales. Working with training provider partners, the programme is piloting an innovative blend of traditional- and blended-learning courses.

Training will lead to transferable qualifications and skills in new technologies, applications and process that will future-proof the built environment whilst enhancing Wales’ reputation as a frontrunner of sustainability in the UK and beyond.

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Sustainability in the built environment

Sustainability in the built environment

  on Thursday, 4th December, 2014 - 3:57 pm

Are you interested in finding out more about sustainability in the built environment? BEST is piloting a free online short course to help you understand the factors important to sustainability, what they can mean to your business, and how considering the issues can lead to increased professional ... (read more)

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Our training gets underway

Our training gets underway

  on Wednesday, 19th November, 2014 - 3:08 pm

BEST training is now underway, and aims to put Wales at the forefront of sustainability expertise. Supported by the European Social Fund, through the Welsh Government, we offer flexible, fully subsidised training to develop knowledge and skills in the latest sustainability practices for  people ... (read more)

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