Higher Technical Institute for new technologies Made in Italy – Home System
The Foundation Pavia City of Education Higher Technical Institute for new technologies Made in Italy – Home System organize postgraduate courses dedicated to construction and architecture professionals.
The Foundation is an Higher Technical Institute and its main activity is the management of the “Superior Technician in the Innovation and quality of Home Building” course. The Higher Technical Institute is dedicated to innovative contents based on new generation building concepts.
The HTI are special schools of technology and represent, after the high school, an high level way, as an alternative to the University, to entry the labour market. The first step of the Foundation was the first edition of the “Superior Technician in the Innovation and quality of Home Building” course, in PaRC – Pavia Risk Center, where the foundation has its headquarters. This course lasts for two years.
The Superior Technician is able to: pay attention to the structure and seismic risk, recognize and apply plan design technologies and innovative materials made in Italy to improve the quality, the safety and the conservation of the building heritage.
This school offers also the possibility to take the state certification exam for surveyor directly. The course is composed by 1930 hours of training divided into four semesters of class, laboratory and visits to companies. The last semester is dedicated to the internship: students can really practice. At the end of the course The Superior Technician will be able to work in the private sector as building companies and professional studios or in technical services for the public sector. Students are involved in different activities and they can know the companies that support this course.In fact the Foundation has extended its partnerships to include the following leading companies in which students can do the internship: Tecnostrutture, Bticino, Viessmann, Xella Italia – Ytong, Brevetti Montolit, Danesi Laterizi, Litokol, Winkler e Peikko.
In October there are the selections for the next two-year course for a number of 25 students. The Foundation, with its original founding members Provincia di Pavia, Istituto Tecnico Industriale e Liceo Scientifico Tecnologico “G. Cardano”, O.D.P.F. Istituto Santachiara, Eucentre – Fondazione Centro Europeo di Formazione e Ricerca in Ingegneria Sismica, Damiani Costruzioni Srl, Fondazione Geometri Italiani e Collegio Provinciale Geometri e Geometri Laureati di Pavia e Collegio dei costruttori Edili ed Affini della Provincia di Pavia, always aims to provide a greater involvement by a range of experienced industrial professionals who will be able to give continuing support and long term collaboration.