Foremen in construction industry are required to have Professional Competency Certificate as of May 2016. Since 2004, İzocam has been organizing sessions to train adept foremen, partnering with R.T. Ministry of National Education General Directorate of Professional and Technical Trainings. Providing 1875 foremen with MEB-approved (R.T. Ministry of National Education) certificates, İzocam will hold this year’s trainings on 24-28 October 2016, 21-25 November 2016, 19-23 December 2016.
Foremen in construction industry are required to have Professional Competency Certificate as of May 2016 in order to improve the labor and work quality in the sector. Since 2004, İzocam has been contributing to this process and provide free-of-charge trainings, partnering with R.T. Ministry of National Education General Directorate of Professional and Technical Trainings. The aim of the trainings is to improve the qualification of the workforce in insulation, to provide the new workforce needed in the industry with the knowledge, skill and conduct required by the job and to put an end to incorrect or unnecessary choice and installation of material in order to develop the economy of our country. Construction industry worker that may face many dangerous situations during installation, will be required to receive training in line with the new technologies per the new law. Contributing to the sector for over 50 years and considering training as an issue of social responsibility, İzocam will hold this year’s Professional Competency Certificate trainings on 24-28 October 2016, 21-25 November 2016, 19-23 December 2016.
MYK trainings contribute to the qualified work force
Turkish construction and industrial sectors have been suffering mainly by the insufficient number of qualified personnel. Installations performed by unqualified people who are not experts and do not have the professional know-how, cause costly results from which it is difficult to recover. Through occupational training that foremen whose qualifications are identified with Professional Competency Certificates approved by Professional Competency Authority, it is ensured that foremen work more consciously and perform high quality and correct installation.
The MYK trainings are performed by the training team of expert architects, engineers and technicians under the supervision of the expert instructors assigned by TR Ministry of National Education. Trainings are held by İzocam in Yol-Is Intes Training Site Sincan-Ankara and consist of two phases: theoretical and applied. Moreover, the foremen who are informed of the mistakes that are considered to be correct in the sector, are also trained to read a project, determine the quantities and perform a material analysis.
As per the Professional Competency Authority regulations, the foreman trainings for Professional Competency of Thermal Insulation Installer organized for awarding successful foremen with “Professional Competency Certificate” include the units of Work Organization in Thermal Insulation, Occupational Health and Safety, Thermal Insulation for Foundation, Facade and Ceiling, Thermal Insulation for Walls (External Thermal Insulation Systems – Manto and Interior insulation systems for External walls ) and Thermal Insulation for Roofs.
Foremen passing the exam are rewarded with certificate
Following the trainings, Professional Competency Authority (MYK), an entirely independent Professional Centre accredited by TURKAK, evaluates the competency of the foremen in the assessment and evaluation examination formed with two steps as theory and practice. Successful foremen in this occupational competency exam are awarded with the certificate.
The foremen participating in MYK Thermal Insulator training are given information about the basic, flooring, roof, exterior wall and interior insulation in addition to developing their professional skills by learning about different applications of various type and quality insulation material. Equipped with these information and skills, the foremen conduct accurate and quality installations on the field more confidently.
Foremen submit their application for MYK Trainings to İzocam…
Those who want to have the MYK Professional Competency Certificate that will replace Foremen Authorization Document within the National Occupational Standards may apply to Izocam. The new term foremen trainings of MYK Professional Competency for Thermal Insulation Installer will take place on 24-28 October 2016, 21-25 November 2016, 19-23 December 2016. Those wanting to enrol in MYK Thermal Insulator Foremen Training, are required to submit a copy of their ID and 2 photos to İzocam 10 days before the examination.
The foremen may also take the MYK Professional Competency Examination either through the training or, if they think that they are qualified and if they are confident in themselves, they may apply to the examination centre accredited by Türkak and authorised by MYK to take the examination. Taking the examination after participating the training sessions is important for the examination to be successful and the training to be beneficial.