Hessische Landesstelle für Technologiefortbildung

Dr. Frank Niethammer Institut

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Darmstaedter Strasse 90
64521 Gross-Gerau

View phone number+49(0)6152 96136-0
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Key competencies

Tailor-made capacity building measure from a non-profit TVET provider in Germany

    Corporate Profile

    Our institute is a state-owned TVET training provider and the measures are substantially supported by the state of Hesse.

    We have already implemented programmes for more than 100 partner countries of Germany like Ministry of Education/ Industry/ Labour, universities, colleges, TVET-teacher training institutes.

    Our customer-oriented trainings are for managers and professionals in the fields of renewable energy, automation, electrical engineering, information technology, train the trainer and educational management. The training we be held in German or English (other language on request) and activities like seminars, workshops, projects, classroom observations, coaching, study tours (TVET training providers, TVET schools, companies and exhibitions) can be offered.

    Welcome to our guest house in Germany. Our guest house manager offers recreational activities such as museum visits, city tours and cultural events on weekends (if required)

    Web content available in:

    • English
    • German

    Industry sectors

    • Teaching and Education
    • IT/Technology/Media
    • Energy/Environment/Mining
    • Engineering/Manufacturing

    Products & services

    • Train the Trainer
    • Further Training
    • Vocational Training
    • Training Equipment

    Internationally known quality management system


    HRS (Hessian Framework of Reference for Quality of Schools)

    Q2E (Quality through evaluation and development)



    Services are already offered in

    • Viet Nam
    • Uzbekistan
    • United Arab Emirates
    • Uganda
    • Thailand
    • South Africa
    • Serbia
    • Senegal
    • Pakistan
    • Nigeria
    • Myanmar
    • Iraq
    • Indonesia
    • India
    • Germany
    • Cyprus
    • Botswana

    Services can be offered in the following languages

    • German
    • French
    • English

    Cooperation partners abroad

    Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ)

    Hanns Seidel Stiftung (HSS)

    Don Bosco Mondo e.V.

    Internationaler Bund (IB)

    World University Service (WUS)

    Target groups

    TVET schools, TVET centres: Directors and vice directors, head of departments, theoretical and practical teachers and trainers from:

    In-company trainers

    Ministry of Education /  Industry /  Labour



    TVET agencies,

    TVET teacher training institutes

    and others