The specific goals of FUNDEC are:

To offer vocational training courses and programmes, open and customized;

To design and develop studies, plans and reports that pinpoint needs and help to upskill people professionally engaged in Civil Engineering and Architecture;

To organize work-linked training on the job, personalized supervision, work placements, training actions and courses;

To undertake innovation and assessment studies so as to re-engineer processes and achieve an overall improvement of the value chains of the chief productive processes;

To provide innovation and development services to enable the study, application, oversight and assessment of new methods and technologies related to actual problems, encouraging partnership relationships with firms;

To develop international cooperation actions, with special reference to Portuguese-speaking countries.