New housing and future construction skills: report

Independent Short Life Working Group report considering new and future housing construction skills and adapting and modernising for growth.

Annex D: List of Abbreviations

AI Artificial Intelligence
AL Apprenticeship Levy
BIM Building Information Modelling
BSO Building Standards Officer
CBE Construction and Built Environment
CCP Climate Change Plan
CITB Construction Industry Training Board
CLT Cross Laminated timber
CSIC Construction Scotland Innovation Centre
DYW Developing Young Workforce
ESP Energy Skills Partnership
EPC Energy Performance Certificate
EV Electric Vehicles
FA Foundation Apprenticeship
FE Further Education (colleges)
FMB Federation of Master Builders
GA Graduate Apprenticeship
GDP Gross Domestic Product
GVA Gross Value Added
HA Housing Association
HE Higher Education (universities)
HOPS Heads of Planning Scotland
LABSS Local Authority Building Standards Scotland
LEV Low Emission Vehicles
MA Modern Apprenticeship
MMC Modern Methods of Construction
MWOW  My World of Work
OSM Offsite Manufacture
OSS Offsite Solutions Scotland
RTPI Royal Town Planning Institute
SBF Scottish Builders Federation
SDS Skills Development Scotland
SFT Scottish Futures Trust
SIA Skills Impact Analysis
SLWG Short Life Working Group
SME Small and Medium Enterprises
SQA Scottish Qualification Authority
STA Structural Timber Association
STEM Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics
VIR Virtual Intelligence Robots
VR Virtual Reality
VS Virtual Systems



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