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Introduction to metal construction

The Rückkehr in Würde ('Return in Dignity') project offers introductory courses in metal construction. Training is practice-based. The course content is as follows:

  • Occupational safety
  • Tool design and understanding materials
  • Introduction to the work processes in a workshop
  • Reading and understanding technical drawings
  • Producing workpieces: marking, filing, sawing, drilling, chiselling and thread cutting
  • Cutting simple curves

The project also offers courses in:

  • Electrical installation
  • Painting and decorating
  • Plumbing, heating and air conditioning
  • Gastronomy and cuisine
  • Hairdressing and cosmetics

Other subjects may also be available. Please feel free to enquire.


Duration: 4 months.

Place: Duisburg. Travel expenses can be paid.

Language: German. Please inform us when registering if you do not understand German. The training centre can then provide an interpreter.

Requirements: None.

Costs: None.

Target group: Migrants considering returning to their country of origin.

Attendance on the course will not affect your residence status.

Contact Bildungszentrum des Handwerks Duisburg

Bildungszentrum Handwerk Duisburg
Manjola Kola
Konrad-Adenauer-Ring 3–5
47167 Duisburg