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Abstract

This report provides a strategic plan for training and promotion in the context of the Administrative Arrangement between the Enterprise and Industry Directorate General (DG ENTR) and the Joint Research Centre (JRC) of the European Commission regarding the support to the implementation, harmonization and further development of the Eurocodes. To achieve the Strategy this report recommends the following activities: - Awareness campaign, - Education, training and continuing professional development, - Promotional and technical guidance materials. The paper concludes that, to achieve a successful strategy plan, the following identified activities are essential: - To organize an awareness campaign, - To continually update the Website, - To produce "User-friendly" leaflets and booklets, - To organize a "Training the Trainers" programme for knowledge transfer and consistency, - To organize meetings and workshops where National events and training will be encouraged, - To organize a conference in Brussels to mark the EN Eurocodes Era (political/policy oriented).

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Authors: GULVANESSIAN H, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, Seville (ES);PINTO A, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, Seville (ES);DIMOVA S, European Commission, Joint Research Centre, Institute for Prospective Technological Studies, Seville (ES)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 22857 EN (2007), various paging. Free of charge
Availability: Katalogue Number: LB-NA-22857-EN-C The PDF version can be downloaded from: http://bookshop.europa.eu
Record Number: 200819831 / Last updated on: 2008-05-05
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en