Adult education: BFI Salzburg draws a positive annual balance
Once again, the BFI Salzburg can look back on a successful year. Despite difficult framework conditions, it has been possible to score points with innovative and regional educational offers as well as additional cooperations. The educational institution starts the new year with confidence and is satisfied with the result achieved.
In particular apprenticeship coursesin cave vocational matriculation examination courses, Apprenticeship with Matura coursescave Eligibility to study– and language courses such as management training courses Could the number of participants be increased? The same applies to the extensive professional training in the areas vitality, graphic design and at the Consulting Academy.
projects and achievements
In 2022, the BFI Salzburg placed a great emphasis on cooperation, which resulted in new, successful projects. For example, the state of Salzburg is making it possible to expand the range of further training opportunities in 2023 with further funding field of elementary education. In cooperation with the ZEKIP (Center for Kindergarten and Elementary Education), innovative formats such as career orientation daysregional Courses for additional pedagogical staff as well as a courseearly childhood specialist” be performed. Also in the areas of basic education, Validation of Competencies and Nursing Education the state of Salzburg stands by as a strong partner and makes a significant contribution to the constant further development of the offer. In nursing, the BFI scores particularly well with attractive training (including pre-qualification courses) with the best job prospects for career changers.
Taking a look at the public education projects, particular successes were also achieved here: The BFI Salzburg, together with regional cooperation partners, was awarded the contract to conduct ÖIF German courses in Salzburg for a period of four years. That too MINT holiday program for children and young people, which was implemented on behalf of AK Salzburg, once again proved to be an extremely popular offer.
Also oriented courses for companiesespecially further training measures for apprentices and language courses, experienced a significant increase of 12% in 2022.
In 2022, the focus will also be on the topics of employees: internal health and sustainability. In this way, the BFI Salzburg was able to find out about a Health award for workplace health promotion looking forward. The prize was awarded by RegionalMedien Salzburg, UNIQA and the Salzburg Chamber of Commerce.
Moreover, the educational institute received the Austrian eco-labelthat stands for sustainable, environmentally friendly products and services.
New from 2023
The cooperation with the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences will be intensified in 2023 with a further offer. People who are interested in studying at the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences but do not have a high school diploma or vocational high school diploma can now take the necessary additional exams after a compact preparatory course lay down. The extra-occupational course takes place from April to July and concludes with the additional exams, which, under certain conditions, entitle you to study at the Salzburg University of Applied Sciences.