INSTRUCTUS is the UK’s leading cross-sector apprenticeship authority and skills sector body. From business skills to engineering and e-commerce, we ensure that apprentices learn the skills that employers need. Instructus works closely with a range of skills bodies, industry sectors, employers and European partners. We represent 11 million employees across the UK, certify over 80,000 apprenticeships each year and work with industry leaders to maintain Apprenticeship Development. Instructus is a certified End Point Assessment Organisation (EPAO).

EXELIA is a creative learning solutions company in Athens, Greece that designs and develops educational and training games, and offers continuous vocational training for social skills with innovative methodologies, based on innovative pedagogical methods/practices such as game-based learning. EXELIA specialises in using ICT as an enabling factor for innovation and excellence in education and training, developing advanced educational software and material such as simulation games, MOOCs, VOOCs and Open Educational Resources (OERs).

Established in 1990, the European Builders Confederation (EBC) is European professional organisation representing national associations of craftsmen and micro, small and medium-sized enterprises working in the construction sector. EBC has an observer status in the European Social Dialogue Committee for Construction. With its secretariat based in Brussels, EBC is a non-profit organisation covering all trades ranging from masonry and building structure to technical contractors and finishing works in the building sector. EBC is a member and partner of SMEunited (the European association of SMEs) and Small Business Standards (the European association representing SMEs in standardisation.


The Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) is a public academic institution that is dedicated to industry, researching and teaching in the field of construction technologies. UPV is an innovative and entrepreneurial University, with effective mechanisms for the dissemination of scientific and technological results, which excels in the training of researchers and in the creation of technology-based companies. The School of Building Engineering together with the Institute for Energy Engineering, connected to UPV’s Department of Architectural Constructions, serve the mission to offer to the fields of business and construction


VšĮ Vilniaus Statybininkų Rengimo Centras / Vilnius Builders Training Centre (VSRC) is a vocational institution providing professional education and training for young people (from 15 years of age) and adults. The Centre was founded in 1946 and is one of the main providers of quality vocational education and training in Lithuania. The Centre offers a diverse range of courses and excellent facilities in the main area of Building and Construction. Areas of study include: Brickwork, Joinery and Carpentry, Decoration/Finishing, Furniture making, Landscaping, Restoration / Refurbishment, Building electrician, Plumbing, Real estate services.