News about VET from Germany

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Eckert schools - Germany's best continuing education provider

"5-star" continuing education and training: Germany's best provider of continuing vocational education and training is based in the Regensburg region. The magazine "Stern" awarded the Eckert Schools top marks in all assessment criteria, naming it Germany's "best provider of vocational education and training".

WorldSkills: Two golds for Germany

Five spots on the podium as well as 19 medallions for excellence: Vocational education and training in Germany is at world championship level. At this year's WorldSkills Competition, the German team significantly improved upon last year's results.

"VET week" in Rhineland-Palatinate

Minister Wissing meets trainee hearing aid acousticians.

Andhra Pradesh to partner with German institutes for skill development

The State government is collaborating with German institutions to utilise their cutting edge technololgy for development of the manufacturing sector through skill development.

Success stories of train-the-trainer solutions

A new iMOVE brochure highlights eight success stories of train-the-trainer solutions, realized in a joint effort by German and international partners. It depicts how lifelong learning is now a reality, not just for students and apprentices but also for trainers.

Germany popular with foreign skilled workers

New recognition figures reflect huge interest in skilled worker immigration - strong growth in nursing occupations

Academy leading the way in Europe

The training institution based in Weinheim is one of the finalists in the running for the European training award.

UNB and Siemens sign unique MOU to help students get workplace ready

The University of New Brunswick (UNB) and Siemens Canada have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to enrich student experiences and ensure they're job-ready when they graduate.

SEAT The Automotive Talent Pool

SEAT has been training professionals at its Apprentice School for over 60 years.

OECD education study 2019

Germany leads the way in MINT subjects.

German model, worldwide cooperation

Three projects show how German skilled crafts training creates better job prospects abroad for young people.

Apprenticeships: Good for workers. Good for industry

An industry-based apprenticeship programme in Indonesia is creating employment opportunities for young workers and a new generation of workers for industry.