Forms of further education

There are many ways in which you can expand your existing knowledge. Continuing vocational training does not only happen during working hours but weekends are often utilised as well.

Learning at work With the so-called “training on the job”, a coach will guide you. This coach will accompany you at your workplace and answers any questions immediately. You will be integrated into real work processes and make a productive contribution to the day-to-day running of the company.

Continuing vocational training  

  • Familiarisation
  • Further training
  • Retraining
  • Acquisition of an additional qualification
  • Self-taught training
  • Extra-occupational training

Studying alongside your job  

Adaptation qualification Foreign vocational qualifications can be subsequently adapted to German standards via an adaptation qualification.

What might an adaptation qualification look like? (IQ Portal)

Job-related language courses  

Private Learning  


Financing possibilities:  

Agency for Employment Federal Ministry of Education and Research – Continuing Education