Carl Duisberg Centren

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Hansaring 49-51
50670 Köln

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Key competencies

VET qualification in Germany and abroad, Curriculum Development, Train-the Trainer, German courses

    Corporate Profile

    Carl Duisberg Centren gemeinnützige GmbH

    is a leading international  training and service provider with a strong network to the German industry. Each year, we provide skills in international management, vocational education and skill-upgrading according to the German dual system,  German language training and intercultural competence in many differenet countries and in Germany,

    International public and private enterprises, ministries, governmental institutions and public-sector clients from Asia and other regions, international development and capacity building organisations e.g. EuropeAid, GIZ, UN, etc.

    Vocational Education and Training Services

    • Consulting in vocational staff development and curricula reform projects
    • Vocational qualification according to the German Skilled Workers Immigration Act incl. German language course  to level C1, recognition and visa procedure, vocational alignment qualification in Germany
    • Intercultural and professional preparation in home country
    • Curriculum development, certification and development of training standards
    • Train-the-trainer (online, hybrid, in presence)
    • Vocational training according to the German dual system for trainers and skilled personnel in cooperation with leading German vocational training institutions
    •  Study tours to Germany and Western Europe on VET topics for teachers, trainers and school managers

    Cologne (headquarter), Berlin, Munich, Saarbrucken, Radolfzell on Lake Constance, Marburg

    International Locations

    Beijing, Kuala Lumpur, Mexico City

    Quality management
    Qualification and training programs are certified under DIN EN ISO 9001.

    Web content available in:

    • English
    • German
    • Other languages

    Industry sectors

    • Teaching and Education

    Products & services

    • Certification
    • Consultancy Services
    • Train the Trainer
    • Vocational Training

    Internationally known quality management system

    ISO 9001

    Services are already offered in

    • Viet Nam
    • Venezuela
    • Uzbekistan
    • United Kingdom
    • United Arab Emirates
    • Ukraine
    • Turkey
    • Spain
    • Singapore
    • Saudi Arabia
    • Russian Federation
    • Philippines
    • New Zealand
    • Mexico
    • Malaysia
    • Kazakhstan
    • Japan
    • Italy
    • Ireland
    • Iraq
    • Iran, Islamic Republic Of
    • Indonesia
    • India
    • Germany
    • Gabon
    • France
    • Egypt
    • Ecuador
    • China
    • Canada
    • Cameroon
    • Belarus
    • Australia

    Services can be offered in the following languages

    • Russian
    • German
    • English
    • Chinese

    Internationally known certifications/memberships

    • TOEIC (Test of English for International Communication)
    • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)
    • TFI (Test de Français International)
    • telc (The European Language Certificates)
    • TestDaf (Test of German as a Foreign Language; Test Deutsch als Fremdsprache)
    • General and Business Language Certification University of Cambridge

    Cooperation partners abroad

    • Public Service Department, Malaysia
    • Ministry of Human Resources, Malaysia
    • Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia
    • Ministry of Education, Malaysia
    • MARA, Malaysia
    • Telekom Malaysia Berhad
    • YES Yahaya Ibrahim Educational Services, Malaysia
    • KBU International Colleg Bandar Utama, Malaysia
    • Federal Commission, Russia
    • Ukrainian Initiative, Ukraine
    • Fundación Gran Mariscal de Ayacucho, Venezuela
    • Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Mexico
    • T.V.T.O. Iran Technical and Vocational Training Organization, Iran
    • Direction Générale de Bourses et Stages, Gabon
    • Ministry of Trade and Industry, Egypt
    • CAIEP Chinese Association for International Exchange of Personnel, PR China
    • Chinese Academy of Sciences, PR China
    • The National Bureau of Corruption Prevention, PR China
    • State Intellectual Property Office, PR China
    • SASAC State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of the State Council, PR China
    • Ministry of Science & Technology, PR China
    • Ministry of Environmental Protection, PR China
    • Ministry of Industry and Information Technology, PR China

    Branch offices abroad

    • Beijing / PR China
    • Kuala Lumpur / Malaysia
    • Mexico City / Mexico

    Target groups

    • VET teachers and trainers
    • Vocational Education and Training students
    • Students from (vocational) schools intending to start their engineering studies in Germany
    • Vocational students intending to start a career in the German dual system as skilled workers
    • Public and Private Vocational Schools and Colleges from all over the world
    • Governmental VET reform experts