Vocational training

Akademie der Gesundheit Berlin/Brandenburg e.V.

The government-accredited Akademie der Gesundheit Berlin/ Brandenburg e. V., located in Berlin-Buch, is one of the largest privately-run education and training companies for health care and social services in Germany. The Academy, which has additional locations in Eberswalde and Bad Saarow, has a total of 1080 government-accredited training places as well as 55 places for the training of surgical-technical assistants and 50 training places in the private vocational school of Berlin for geriatric nursing.
Training is offered for the following professions:

•    Health care and nursing
•    Health care and pediatric nursing
•    Health care and nursing assistant (State of Brandenburg)
•    Geriatric nursing
•    Surgical-technical assistant
•    Masseur / balneotherapist
•    Physiotherapy
•    Ergotherapy                                        
•    MTA / radiology assistant
•    MTA / laboratory assistant
•    MTA / functional diagnostic assistant

In addition, the Akademie der Gesundheit offers training for additional qualifications such as medical wellness trainer, wellness practitioner for the elderly, a radiation protection course, basic and advanced courses in kinesthetics etc.


Akademie der Gesundheit

Eckert & Ziegler AG

Eckert & Ziegler Strahlen- und Medizintechnik AG is certified to offer vocational training programs in accordance with the German traineeship program. Each year it offers two traineeships to become an industrial clerk.
In addition, traineeships are offered for mechatronics specialists and systems integration specialists.


Evangelische Lungenklinik Berlin (ELK)

ELK Ärztin vor Lungenmodfell

In collaboration with the Akademie für Gesundheit Berlin-Brandenburg e.V., the Evangelische Lungenklinik Berlin offers the practical part of the traineeship “Health and Patient Care”. In addition, the company offers administrative traineeships.


HELIOS Klinikum Berlin-Buch

In collaboration with the Akademie für Gesundheit Berlin-Brandenburg e.V., HELIOS Klinikum Berlin-Buch (association member) offers the practical part of the traineeship “Health and Patient Care” and the traineeship to qualify as a surgical-technical assistant.
HELIOS Klinikum also offers a traineeship to qualify as a healthcare clerk.


Immanuel Krankenhaus Berlin

The Immanuel Krankenhaus Berlin, together with the Akademie für Gesundheit, offers training to become physiotherapists, healthcare professionals and nurses, and occupational therapists.


Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie (FMP)

The Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie (FMP) is a member of the Forschungsverbund Berlin e.V., an association of research institutes in Berlin.
Traineeship programs for the following professions are offered at the internationally renowned Leibniz-Institut für Molekulare Pharmakologie (FMP) on Campus Berlin-Buch:

  • Biology laboratory assistant
  • Industrial mechanic – precision device maker
  • Specialist for office communication


Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC)

In-depth education and training at modern workplaces and in an international environment is offered by the world-renowned Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine (MDC) on Campus Berlin-Buch. Besides providing training in the specific field, the MDC offers language courses and seminars, for instance in information technology, to promote the personal development and skills of the trainees.

The MDC offers traineeships for the following occupations:

  • Biology laboratory assistant
  • Animal keeper – research and clinic
  • Specialist for office communication
  • Specialist for media and information services
  • IT specialist in the field of system integration


RENAFAN ServiceLeben LudwigPark

RENAFAN ServiceLeben LudwigPark offers full-time traineeships for elderly care nurses. Part-time training is also offered for those wishing to qualify as elderly care nursing assistants.

RENAFAN ServiceLeben LudwigPark has a senior citizens’ home with nursing and respite care. It also offers assisted living units in a communal setting for dementia patients, which are connected to an outpatient unit, as well as a gerontopsychiatric day care center. Furthermore, care for patients with severe traumatic brain injury (phase F level) is also provided.