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 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 .
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
Tel.: 030 81 45 72 110
Tel.: 030 81 45 72 112
Pankow and Reinickendorf
Storkower Straße 158
Tel.: 030 42 80 76 84
Tel.: 030 98 44 02 05
Lichtenberg and Marzahn-Hellersdorf
Tel.: 030 95 99 96 700
Wolfener Str. 32-34, Haus O
Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg and Mitte
Zossener Str. 36
Tel.: 030 33 00 73 60
Centre Berlin Mitte
Neukölln and Treptow-Köpenick
Tel.: 030 68 05 43 77
Hasselwerderstr. 38 – 40
Steglitz-Zehlendorf and Tempelhof-Schöneberg
Tel.: 030 22 19 22 500
kontinuum e.V. (berlinwide)
Tel.: 030 28 59 83 82
Fachberatung Beruﬂiche Nachqualiﬁzierung (Advice on professional post-qualification)
Tel.: 030 23 62 86 66
Fachberatung Erfolg mit Sprache und Berufsabschluss (Succeeding with language and vocational qualification)
Tel.: 030 76 76 48 88 50
Fachstelle Qualifizierungsberatung in KMU (Counselling for SMEs)
Tel.: 030 203 89 94 33
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
Here you will find information on events and workshops of Berlin's centres for Educational Counselling and Career Guidance, which will take place online or in person in February 2023.
Here you will find information on events and workshops of Berlin's centres for Educational Counselling and Career Guidance, which will take place online or in person in January 2023.
From beginning of 2023, all our centres for Educational Counselling and Career Guidance in Berlin offer you the opportunity to book an appointment online via our website. You will find…