Profession-Oriented Language Courses (DeuFöV)
The courses (A2 to C1 level) comprise 400 teaching hours and terminate with an official certificate.
The courses impart common language skills relevant to all kinds of professions: communication and learning on the job, seeking employment, job orientation, training and further education as well as legal aspects of work life.
- Valid certificate of the appropriate course level (no older than six months, otherwise a placement test must be taken
- Admission to participate according to §4 of DeuFöV
- If applicable, proof of receiving unemployment benefits (ALG I, ALG 2) or benefits according to the Asylum Seekers Act
Trainees and persons with a foreign professional degree subject to recognition will be admitted by the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees.
The profession-oriented courses are free of charge except for those who are employed. They have to pay 2.07 € for each teaching unit.