"Kompetenznachweis Kultur" certificate

German: Kompetenznachweis Kultur , English: "Kompetenznachweis Kultur" certificate
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"Kompetenznachweis Kultur" (KNK) is a certificate that is issued to young people aged 12 or above after they have taken part in an art or art education project.

advanced training

German: Fortbildung , English: advanced training
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Also known as continued professional training (CPD), professional training, further training, professional education, continuing education.

advanced training, continued professional development (CPD)

German: Weiterbildung , English: advanced training, continued professional development (CPD)
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career(s) advice, vocational guidance, career(s) service, career(s) services, career(s) counselling

German: Berufsberatung , English: career(s) advice, vocational guidance, career(s) service, career(s) services, career(s) counselling
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choice of profession, choice of career, career choice

German: Berufswahl , English: choice of profession, choice of career, career choice
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dropping out of school, (early) school leaving

German: Schulabbruch , English: dropping out of school, (early) school leaving
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dual training

German: duale Ausbildung , English: dual training
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Synonym for dual vocational training (combination of day release/sandwich courses and practical work for apprentices)

dual vocational training (combination of day release/sandwich courses and practical work for apprentices)

German: duale Berufsausbildung , English: dual vocational training (combination of day release/sandwich courses and practical work for apprentices)
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Dual vocational training (also referred to as dual training) is the best-known form of vocational training, with apprentices undergoing training both in-company and at vocational college.

Federal Employment Agency

German: Bundesagentur für Arbeit , English: Federal Employment Agency
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The Federal Employment Agency (German: Bundesagentur für Arbeit, or BA) is a German provider of labour market services. Its most important tasks include job and training placement, labour market counselling, career guidance (for young people and adults) in career counselling centres, provision of benefits replacing employment income such as unemployment benefit, provision of assistance with professional development, provision of assistance for start-up businesses, promotion of vocational training, and provision of vocational preparation services (inter alia). The Federal Employment Agency maintains ten Regional Directorates (German: Regionaldirektionen) at the regional level as well as around 150 Employment Agencies (German: Agenturen für Arbeit) at the local level.

Hartz IV ("vier") beneficiaries

German: Hartz IV-Bezieher , English: Hartz IV ("vier") beneficiaries
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Persons in receipt of unemployment benefit II (known colloquially as "Hartz IV")

Hartz IV (pronounced "vier")

German: Hartz IV , English: Hartz IV (pronounced "vier")
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In Germany, unemployment benefit II (abbreviated in German to ALG II and known colloquially as "Hartz IV") is a form of basic income for jobseekers. It serves to secure the livelihood of the beneficiaries and of their dependents.

in-service training, in-company training

German: betriebliche Ausbildung , English: in-service training, in-company training
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integration into the labour market, labour market integration

German: Eingliederung in den Arbeitsmarkt , English: integration into the labour market, labour market integration
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inter-firm training

German: überbetriebliche Ausbildung , English: inter-firm training
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Inter-firm training is an element of Germany's dual system of vocational training; the others are in-company training and vocational school. Inter-firm training refers to those parts of the curriculum that cannot be taught by an individual firm because, e.g., it does not have the required equipment or personnel.

job centre

German: Jobcenter , English: job centre
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Job centres are run jointly by the Federal Employment Agency and the local authorities. They assist recipients of unemployment benefit II (jobseekers) in finding employment.

labour market, job market, employment market

German: Arbeitsmarkt , English: labour market, job market, employment market
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life-long learning, lifelong learning

German: lebenslanges Lernen , English: life-long learning, lifelong learning
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local educational network

German: lokale Bildungslandschaft , English: local educational network
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In some regions or municipalities, educational institutions - schools, daycare centres and non-school facilities - form networks under which the cooperate.

mobility advisor

German: Mobilitätslotse , English: mobility advisor
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Eurodesk Germany offers training courses for those interested in becoming a mobility guide. Mobility guides provide objective advice to young people on the many opportunities there are to spend a period abroad.

mobility counselling, mobility advice

German: Mobilitätsberatung , English: mobility counselling, mobility advice
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municipal educational network

German: kommunale Bildungslandschaft , English: municipal educational network
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In some regions or municipalities, educational institutions - schools, daycare centres and non-school facilities - form networks under which the cooperate.

Nachweise International (Certificates International)

German: Nachweise International , English: Nachweise International (Certificates International)
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Certificates International is a multi-part certification scheme allowing participants to document their personal achievements and skills demonstrated in international youth work projects and exchanges. Participants can use the certificates as a form of documentation when they apply for jobs.

NEETs

German: NEETs , English: NEETs
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Young people who are not in employment, education or training

open university

German: Offene Universität , English: open university
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An open university is a place of learning that open to everyone wishing to pursue an online course of study. Users can freely access the teaching materials on the site and engage in discussions with their peers in forums.

prevocational training year

German: Berufsvorbereitungsjahr , English: prevocational training year
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The prevocational training year is a one-year, in-school vocational preparation measure offered by the Federal Labour Office. It is designed for young people who have completed the required number of school years but have not obtained a lower secondary school-leaving qualification (Hauptschulabschluss) or have weak grades. The measure is aimed in particular at young people with learning difficulties, from socially disadvantaged backgrounds and behavioural issues, as well as at special-needs students. The aim is to improve participants' chance of successfully beginning a career.

professional integration, professional insertion

German: berufliche Eingliederung , English: professional integration, professional insertion
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professional integration, integration into working life

German: Eingliederung in das Berufsleben , English: professional integration, integration into working life
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professional training, vocational training, vocational education and training (VET)

German: berufliche Bildung , English: professional training, vocational training, vocational education and training (VET)
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protection of young people at work

German: Jugendarbeitsschutz , English: protection of young people at work
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Germany's Youth Employment Protection Act (Jugendarbeitsschutzgesetz) refers to the employment of persons who are not yet 18 years of age and who, e.g., are in vocational training or regular employment. The Act covers matters such as working hours, breaks, time off, leave, and working conditions.

school-to-employment transition system

German: Übergangssystem Schule - Beruf , English: school-to-employment transition system
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training establishment, firm providing training, provider of training, training provider

German: Ausbildungsbetrieb , English: training establishment, firm providing training, provider of training, training provider
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training position, apprenticeship position, apprenticeship place

German: Ausbildungsplatz , English: training position, apprenticeship position, apprenticeship place
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transition to professional life, transition to employment

German: Übergang in den Beruf , English: transition to professional life, transition to employment
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transition to training and employment

German: Übergang in Ausbildung und Arbeit , English: transition to training and employment
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vocational education and training (VET), apprenticeship, traineeship

German: Ausbildung , English: vocational education and training (VET), apprenticeship, traineeship
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vocational preparation scheme, vocational training preparation, employability measure, prevocational training

German: Berufsvorbereitende Bildungsmaßnahmen , English: vocational preparation scheme, vocational training preparation, employability measure, prevocational training
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Under the vocational preparation scheme, the Federal Labour Office offers various training measures for career guidance and qualification purposes. They are aimed predominantly at career entrants with low academic performance and from socially disadvantaged backgrounds and are designed to assist them with transitioning into the labour market, notably by taking up a traineeship or apprenticeship.

world of work, professional world, professional sphere

German: Arbeitswelt , English: world of work, professional world, professional sphere
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