• 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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August/September newsletter: out now

  on Thursday, 4th September, 2014 - 1:20 pm

The August/September newsletter issue is now out. Find out what the Programme Office has been up to over the summer, and what we look forward to in the coming months. (read more)

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Illman Young & EPG to deliver BEST SuDS and WSuDS training

Illman Young & EPG to deliver BEST SuDS and WSuDS training

  on Thursday, 4th September, 2014 - 12:49 pm

Leading landscape design consultants with specialist expertise in sustainable drainage systems will share their knowledge with professionals in Wales. Illman Young and the Environmental Protection Group (EPG) have been appointed by the BEST Programme to develop and deliver innovative accredited t... (read more)

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