We provide education and careers guidance

We give you the support you need in setting your own goals and in planning and fulfilling your vocational and/or educational aspirations. Educational Counselling and Career Guidance in Berlin offers you comprehensive and independent information and guidance free of charge.

We are currently providing education and careers guidance for refugees from Ukraine.

Консультація для біженців українською або російською мовами.

We provide counselling on:

Further education and training

The counselling we provide covers the following topics: general further education, continuing vocational education and training, upgrading training, specialized further training opportunities, retraining.

Training, study, school graduation and post-qualification

We are counselling on (dual) training, entering a trade an technical collage or an university. We provide counselling on post-qualification. We consult on the transition from studies to vocational training. We provide information on catching up on (partial) vocational qualifications and on acquiring or catching up on a school-leaving certificate .

Professional (re)orientation

We provide counselling on professional (re)orientation and change of profession. Based on your interests, competencies and qualifications, we show you new career opportunities, perspectives and paths.

Learning and learning conditions

We consult and inform on learning conditions and requirements, but also on forms of learning in education and training. We provide information on “learning to learn”, online learning and offer guidance on the development of learning strategies.

Job prospects and entering the employment market

We offer counselling on issues of career entry planning and development. Based on your educational and professional history, we support you in planning and developing professional activities. We provide information on application strategies and show you ways to enter work and employment.

Qualification and further training in the company (qualification consulting)

We consult companies on corporate qualification options, qualification offers for employees, on further training needs planning and funding opportunities. We provide support in the planning of corporate training goals and the development of a training strategy.

Funding and financing options for education activities

We provide information and advice on funding opportunities for further education, study and training, e.g. on upgrading BAföG, BAföG or qualification funding from the Employment Agency. We will show you suitable financing options and explain the conditions and access points for financing your educational plans.

Professional integration and qualification in Germany

We consult immigrants on professional integration and qualification opportunities, on training and studies, internships and German language courses. We offer multilingual counselling regardless of country of origin or residence status.

free of charge

thanks to the funding provided by the Federal State of Berlin


guided solely by your interests (your information will not be passed on to third parties)


of commercial interests in recommending courses or offers


at your request and in line with your concerns and expressed interests


available in Arabic, English, Farsi, French, Russian, Polish, Turkish, Spanish and others

close to home

our centres are located in different parts of the city

Counselling centres in Berlin

Are you interested in receiving education and/or careers counselling? Would you like to book an interview?
To make an appointment, please contact one of the Berlin counselling centres by phone or e-mail.
For more information about the content and structure of the interview, see under Materials.

  • Spandau and Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf
  • Pankow and Reinickendorf
  • Lichtenberg and Marzahn-Hellersdorf
  • Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg and Mitte
  • Neukölln and Treptow-Köpenick
  • Steglitz-Zehlendorf and Tempelhof-Schöneberg
  • kontinuum e.V. (berlinwide)
  • Fachberatung Berufliche Nachqualifizierung (Advice on professional post-qualification)
  • Fachberatung Erfolg mit Sprache und Berufsabschluss (Succeeding with language and vocational qualification)
  • Fachstelle Qualifizierungsberatung in KMU (Counselling for SMEs)
  • Spandau and Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf

    Centre Spandau
    Havelstraße 12a
    13597 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 81 45 72 110

    Centre Charlottenburg
    Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 47a
    10589 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 81 45 72 112

    Email: BBB-SCW.gesbit@jsd.de

  • Pankow and Reinickendorf

    Centre Pankow
    Storkower Straße 158
    10407 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 42 80 76 84

    Centre Reinickendorf
    Scharnweberstr. 138
    13405 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 98 44 02 05

    Email: BBB-PR@chance-berlin.com

  • Lichtenberg and Marzahn-Hellersdorf

    Centre Lichtenberg
    Bernhard-Bästlein-Straße 3
    10367 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 95 99 96 700

    Centre Marzahn-Hellersdorf
    Wolfener Str. 32-34, Haus O
    12681 Berlin

    Email: BBB-LMH@qeu.de

  • Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg and Mitte

    Centre Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg
    Zossener Str. 36
    10961 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 33 00 73 60

    Centre Berlin Mitte
    Kurfürstenstraße 131
    10785 Berlin

    Email: BBBFKM@aub-berlin.de

  • Neukölln and Treptow-Köpenick

    Centre Neukölln
    Karl-Marx-Straße 131
    12043 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 68 05 43 77

    Centre Treptow-Köpenick
    Hasselwerderstr. 38 – 40
    12439 Berlin

    Email: BBB-NTK.gesbit@jsd.de

  • Steglitz-Zehlendorf and Tempelhof-Schöneberg

    Gutsmuthsstr. 23
    12163 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 22 19 22 500

    Email: BeratungBildungBeruf@goldnetz-berlin.de

  • kontinuum e.V. (berlinwide)

    Ziegelstraße 30
    10117 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 28 59 83 82

    Email: info@kontinuum-berlin.de

  • Fachberatung Berufliche Nachqualifizierung (Advice on professional post-qualification)

    Karl-Schrader-Str 6
    10781 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 23 62 86 66

    Email: fachberatung@sanq.de

  • Fachberatung Erfolg mit Sprache und Berufsabschluss (Succeeding with language and vocational qualification)

    Karl-Marx-Str. 84
    12043 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 76 76 48 88 50

    Email: emsa@aub-berlin.de

  • Fachstelle Qualifizierungsberatung in KMU (Counselling for SMEs)

    Karl-Marx-Str. 122
    12043 Berlin
    Tel.: 030 203 89 94 33

    Email: QualifizierungsberatungKMU.gesbit@jsd.de

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by telephone 

by video

via chat

by e-mail

What is Educational Counselling and Career Guidance in Berlin?


interviews conducted annually

What our clients say:

I am pleased to have been given this level of expert support that I could never have afforded on the open market.

I am now a bit closer to achieving my objective and to financing it.

I now know where to find the relevant courses. It has boosted my motivation, and I have already planned the next steps along the way.

A good atmosphere, no long wait for an appointment, and all the main points were covered. Great result. The staff were committed and highly competent…

To have received actual offers was a very important outcome for me.

8am – 6pm

Monday to Friday