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AWO AQtivus - Job and Training Service Point

The AWO AQtivus – Job and Training Service Point provides specialised advice, career-specific guidance, and support in the search for training placements in various professional fields, such as manufacturing, commerce, healthcare, and social services. We will guide you through the application process and continue to support you even beyond that. This service is free of charge for anyone seeking advice on career-training opportunities.

In general, AWO AQtivus provides guidance, advice and support on career-related issues to foreign skilled workers looking to relocate to Hamburg as well as to immigrants already living in Hamburg.

Our Services

The Job and Training Service Point focusses on helping clients ages 25 and over who are seeking training placement by offering the following services:

  • Specialised career-specific guidance:
  1. Assessment of pre-existing skills and experience
  2. Identification of career prospects
  3. Support in developing professional goals
  • Advice on the German educational and professional training systems
  • Information on specific apprenticeships
  • Guidance on the application process
  • Career coaching
  • Apprenticeship and job placements

After applicants have successfully got a job or been placed in a training programme, we can still provide guidance and advice for a period of at least six months.


Contact Information

We offer individual advice tailored to your needs. Our guidance is confidential and free of charge.
You can reach out to us for an individual counselling interview via email, phone, videocall, or in person at the Hamburg Welcome Center (HWC).

Tel.: (+49) 40 428 39 5528
Email: awo-aqtivus@welcome.hamburg.de

Monday – Wednesday, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Thursday, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Friday, 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. (noon)

Location:
Hamburg Welcome Center
Süderstraße 32b
20097 Hamburg

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We are funded by

Ministry of Social Affairs


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