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Short training courses in Germany

Starting a business and business administration

Start-ups for women

Here you can gain the basic knowledge you need for a start-up in your country of origin. This course is intended for women. It is kept simple and is also suitable for those who can't read or write.
SOLWODI Place: St. Augustin. Duration: 14 days. More Information

On the path to being self-employed

Like to start your own business? Here you can discuss the benefits and disadvantages. You also learn the basics of economic calculation.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Duration: from 10 days. Place: various places in north and east Hesse. More Information

Basic course in business start-ups

Got a business concept? Like to become self-employed? Like to work in accounting? This will give you the basic knowledge you need!
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Duration: 10 days. Place: various places in north and east Hesse. More Information

Variouscareer-relatedcourses

Training in many areas. For example sewing, computers, cookery, make-up, nursing care, bookkeeping, English, German for tourism. These coursesarerun in Mannheim, Germany.
Deutscher Volkshochschulverband (DVV) / Mannheimer Abendakademie More Information

Start-up opportunities

Got a business concept? Want to become self-employed in your country of origin? Need help to start? At StartHope@Home you will find courses and advice.
Social Impact gGmbH More Information

Job searching and application

Advice on career opportunities

Thinking of returning to your homeland? We can advise you. You will receive information on career opportunities and suitable training courses.
Berufliche Fortbildungszentren der Bayerischen Wirtschaft gGmbH (bfz) Places: Heidelberg, Göppingen, Karlsruhe, Aalen, Heilbronn, Rottweil. Duration: Advice and courses are individual and customised to each person. Their duration will therefore vary. More Information

Improving your career prospects

This course helps you prepare for the job market. You can extend your career knowledge and improve your personal abilities.
Bundesfachzentrum Metall und Technik Northeim gGmbH (BFM) Duration: in each case 1 week per module. Place: Northeim. More Information

Basic course in job hunting

Here you learn how to hunt for jobs in the international labour market. You are given information about job search websites. Trained specialists help you.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Duration: 14 days. Place: various places in north and east Hesse. More Information

Application training for new opportunities

Here you learn how to write a CV correctly. This increases your chances of finding a suitable job.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Duration: 10 days. Place: various places in north and east Hesse. More Information

Computing, IT and the Internet

Computer course

Here you can gain practical IT skills. You learn about the main programmes and find out how to search for something via the internet. That helps you both in your career and personally.
Berufliche Fortbildungszentren der Bayerischen Wirtschaft gGmbH (bfz) Place: Munich. Duration: 4 weeks. More Information

Basic course in job hunting

Here you learn how to hunt for jobs in the international labour market. You are given information about job search websites. Trained specialists help you.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Duration: 14 days. Place: various places in north and east Hesse. More Information

Variouscareer-relatedcourses

Training in many areas. For example sewing, computers, cookery, make-up, nursing care, bookkeeping, English, German for tourism. These coursesarerun in Mannheim, Germany.
Deutscher Volkshochschulverband (DVV) / Mannheimer Abendakademie More Information

Sales and services

Basic course in service provision

Here you learn which services offer good job opportunities. Professionals give you valuable tips. The courses are taught in north and east Hesse.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: various places in north and east Hesse. Duration: from 10 days. More Information

Sales training

Here you practice how to sell products successfully. Professionals give you valuable tips. The courses are taught in north and east Hesse.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: various places in north and east Hesse. Duration: 5 days. More Information

Gastronomy and tourism

Introduction to gastronomy and cuisine

Here you can learn the basics of gastronomy, for example various cooking and baking techniques. The course is taught in Duisburg (North Rhine-Westphalia).
Bildungszentrum des Handwerks Duisburg More Information

English as a second and foreign language

Here you can improve your English. This opens up new prospects for you. Good English is especially important in tourism and gastronomy.
Berufliche Fortbildungszentren der Bayerischen Wirtschaft gGmbH (bfz) Place: Munich. Duration: 4 weeks. More Information

Basics for hotel, gastronomy and tourism

Here you can attend a course if you would like to work in gastronomy, in a hotel or in tourism.
Gastronomisches Bildungszentrum Koblenz e.V. (GBZ) Place: Coblenz. Duration: 3 months. More Information

Tourism

Here you gain a basic knowledge of tourism. This allows you to prepare for working in this sector.
Berufliche Fortbildungszentren der Bayerischen Wirtschaft gGmbH (bfz) Duration: 4 weeks Place: Augsburg. More Information

Basic course in baking

The basics of baking: professionals show you how to bake bread, rolls and cakes. You also learn about sales. The course is taught in Bebra (north-east Hesse).
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Bebra (north-east Hesse). Duration: from 15 days. More Information

Basic course in tourism

Here you learn the basics of tourism. Professionals give you valuable tips for successful travel programmes. The courses are taught in north and east Hesse.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Duration: from 10 days. Place: various places in north and east Hesse. More Information

Basic course in gastronomy

Here you learn the basics of gastronomy. Professionals give you valuable tips for working successfully in restaurants. Courses are taught in Bad Hersfeld and Bebra.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Bad Hersfeld and Bebra. Duration: from 15 days. More Information

Electrical and mechanical engineering

Bicycle mechanics

Here you can learn the basics of bicycle mechanics. This involves a lot of practical work, learning key technical terms and extending your knowledge in mathematics.
Berufliche Fortbildungszentren der Bayerischen Wirtschaft gGmbH (bfz) Place: Augsburg. Duration: 4 weeks. More Information

Cooking with solar energy

Use solar energy to cook. Prepare food with renewable energy. How does that work? Our course answers this question. The course is taught in Bad Hersfeld (north-east Hesse).
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Bad Hersfeld (north-east Hesse). Duration: from 5 days. More Information

Build your own solar cooker

Cook with the sun's energy: here you learn how to build a solar cooker yourself. The course is taught in Bad Hersfeld (north-east Hesse).
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Bad Hersfeld (north-east Hesse). Duration: 5 days. More Information

Basic course in vehicle technology

Interested in cars and technology? Here you can gain a basic knowledge of vehicle technology. You can even work on cars yourself.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Bad Hersfeld. Duration: from 15 days. More Information

Introduction to electrical installation

Here you can learn the basics of electrical installation, e.g. tool design or the structure of circuits. The course is taught in Duisburg (North Rhine-Westphalia).
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Duration: 4 months More Information

Various practical trainingcourses

Training involving theory and practical courses. For example warehousing, logistics, vehicle mechanics, tailoring or nursing care and hygiene. In Meppen, LowerSaxony, Germany.
Deutscher Volkshochschulverband (DVV) / Volkshochschule Meppen gGmbH More Information

Introduction to electrical installation

This is where you can learn the basics of electrical engineering, including tool design, key mathematics and the structure of circuits. The course is taught in Duisburg (North Rhine-Westphalia).
Bildungszentrum des Handwerks Duisburg Duration: 4 months. Place: Duisburg. Travel expenses can be paid. More Information

Construction

Basic course in the building trade

Here you learn the basics of the building trade. Professionals show you how to lay blocks and plaster walls, for example. The course is taught in Osnabrück (Lower Saxony).
Landesaufnahmebehörde Niedersachsen (LAB) Duration: 12 weeks. Place: Osnabrück. More Information

Basic course in construction technology

Here you learn how to build or repair buildings. Specialists will teach you. You get lots of practical tips. The course is taught in Bebra (north-east Hesse).
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Bebra (north-east Hesse). Duration: from 15 days. More Information

Basic course in irrigation technology

Here you learn the basics of irrigation technology. Professionals give you valuable tips. You learn how to use water economically in gardening and agriculture.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Witzenhausen and various other places in north and east Hesse. Duration: from 10 days. More Information

Various practical trainingcourses

Training involving theory and practical courses. For example warehousing, logistics, vehicle mechanics, tailoring or nursing care and hygiene. In Meppen, LowerSaxony, Germany.
Deutscher Volkshochschulverband (DVV) / Volkshochschule Meppen gGmbH More Information

Painting and varnishing

Basic course in painting and varnishing

Here you can learn the basics of painting and varnishing. Professionals show you how to paint or wallpaper walls. The course is taught in Osnabrück (Lower Saxony).
Landesaufnahmebehörde Niedersachsen (LAB) Duration: 12 weeks. Place: Osnabrück. More Information

Various practical trainingcourses

Training involving theory and practical courses. For example warehousing, logistics, vehicle mechanics, tailoring or nursing care and hygiene. In Meppen, LowerSaxony, Germany.
Deutscher Volkshochschulverband (DVV) / Volkshochschule Meppen gGmbH More Information

Introduction to painting and decorating

Here you can learn the basics of painting and decorating, e.g. coating techniques. The course is taught in Duisburg (North Rhine-Westphalia).
Bildungszentrum des Handwerks Duisburg More Information

Plumbing, heating and air conditioning

Basic course in plumbing, heating and air conditioning

Here you learn the basics of plumbing, heating and air conditioning: professionals show you how to solder pipework. The course is taught in Osnabrück (Lower Saxony).
Landesaufnahmebehörde Niedersachsen (LAB) Duration: 12 weeks. Place: Osnabrück. More Information

Basic course in irrigation technology

Here you learn the basics of irrigation technology. Professionals give you valuable tips. You learn how to use water economically in gardening and agriculture.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Witzenhausen and various other places in north and east Hesse. Duration: from 10 days. More Information

Basic course in drinking water filters

Learn the basics of operating drinking water filters for use in homes. Professionals give you valuable tips on clean water.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: various places in north and east Hesse. Duration: 10 days. More Information

Cooking with solar energy

Use solar energy to cook. Prepare food with renewable energy. How does that work? Our course answers this question. The course is taught in Bad Hersfeld (north-east Hesse).
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Bad Hersfeld (north-east Hesse). Duration: from 5 days. More Information

Build your own solar cooker

Cook with the sun's energy: here you learn how to build a solar cooker yourself. The course is taught in Bad Hersfeld (north-east Hesse).
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Bad Hersfeld (north-east Hesse). Duration: 5 days. More Information

Plumbing, heating and air conditioning

This is where you can learn about plumbing, heating and air conditioning. Installing or maintaining systems, for example. The course is held in Duisburg (North Rhine-Westphalia).
Bildungszentrum des Handwerks Duisburg More Information

Wood and metal

Improving your career prospects

This course helps you prepare for the job market. You can extend your career knowledge and improve your personal abilities.
Bundesfachzentrum Metall und Technik Northeim gGmbH (BFM) Duration: in each case 1 week per module. Place: Northeim. More Information

Basic course in working with metal

Hier lernen Sie den Metallbau kennen. Profis zeigen Ihnen, wie man Metalle bearbeitet. Der Kurs findet in Osnabrück (Niedersachsen) statt.
Landesaufnahmebehörde Niedersachsen (LAB) Duration: 12 weeks Place: Osnabrück. More Information

Basic course in working with wood

Here you learn the basics of woodworking. Professionals show you how to build cabinets, for example. The course is taught in Osnabrück (Lower Saxony).
Landesaufnahmebehörde Niedersachsen (LAB) Duration: 12 weeks. Place: Osnabrück. More Information

Welding: course with certificate

Here you learn how to work with metal. At the end of the course in Bad Hersfeld (north-east Hesse) you can sit a test and be awarded a certificate.
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Bad Hersfeld. Duration: from 15 days. More Information

Courses in textiles, crafts, maths

Training for women. You will learn basic practical skills in the areas of sewing, knitting, crafts and mathematics. The coursesarerun in theRhineland-Palatinate, Germany.
Deutscher Volkshochschulverband (DVV) / Kreisvolkshochschule (KVHS) Kusel More Information

Introduction to metal construction

Here you can learn the basics of metal construction, e.g. understanding materials and handling different tools and machines. The course is taught in Duisburg (North Rhine-Westphalia).
Bildungszentrum des Handwerks Duisburg More Information

Tailoring and sewing

Various practical trainingcourses

Training involving theory and practical courses. For example warehousing, logistics, vehicle mechanics, tailoring or nursing care and hygiene. In Meppen, LowerSaxony, Germany.
Deutscher Volkshochschulverband (DVV) / Volkshochschule Meppen gGmbH More Information

Variouscareer-relatedcourses

Training in many areas. For example sewing, computers, cookery, make-up, nursing care, bookkeeping, English, German for tourism. These coursesarerun in Mannheim, Germany.
Deutscher Volkshochschulverband (DVV) / Mannheimer Abendakademie More Information

Courses in textiles, crafts, maths

Training for women. You will learn basic practical skills in the areas of sewing, knitting, crafts and mathematics. The coursesarerun in theRhineland-Palatinate, Germany.
Deutscher Volkshochschulverband (DVV) / Kreisvolkshochschule (KVHS) Kusel More Information

Hairdressing and cosmetics

Hairdressing and cosmetics

Here you can learn the basics of hairdressing and cosmetics, for example cutting and colouring techniques. The course is taught in Duisburg (North Rhine-Westphalia).
Bildungszentrum des Handwerks Duisburg More Information

Basic course in hairdressing and cosmetics

Here you learn the basics of hairdressing and cosmetics. Professionals show you drying and dyeing techniques, for example. The course is taught in Osnabrück (Lower Saxony).
Landesaufnahmebehörde Niedersachsen (LAB) Duration: 12 weeks. Place: Osnabrück. More Information

Basic course in hairdressing

Here you learn the basics of the hairdressing trade. Professionals show you how to cut, dye and style hair. The course is taught in Bad Hersfeld (north-east Hesse).
Kreishandwerkerschaft Hersfeld-Rotenburg Place: Bad Hersfeld. Duration: 15 days. More Information

Variouscareer-relatedcourses

Training in many areas. For example sewing, computers, cookery, make-up, nursing care, bookkeeping, English, German for tourism. These coursesarerun in Mannheim, Germany.
Deutscher Volkshochschulverband (DVV) / Mannheimer Abendakademie More Information

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