German for Health Care Professions

You have completed training or studies in nursing or physiotherapy in your home country and you would like to work in your profession in Germany?

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Special Course "Health Care Professions" Overview

In the special course "Health Care Professions", general and specialist language skills are taught at the B2 level. The course content is taken from the fields of nursing and physiotherapy.

The components of the lessons are closely oriented to authentic language use and the future everyday working life with its specialist requirements. You will be prepared for the exam as well as for the complex communicative requirements in the clinic or practice.

  • star Requirement: completed training or a degree in a health care profession, certificate German B1
  • timelapse 600 lessons
  • school telc German B1-B2 Nursing
  • euro usually fully funded
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Access requirements

A completed apprenticeship or degree in a health care profession (e.g. nursing, geriatric nursing, pediatric nursing, maternity nursing, physiotherapy or similar) and a certificate of language level B1 are the prerequisites.


The course includes 600 teaching units.


The course ends with the certificate examination "telc Deutsch B1-B2 Pflege".


As a rule, the course is fully funded by the Federal Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs.

Special Services for Course Participants

A special feature of our language school is the confidential support provided by our social counseling service, where we are happy to help you with letters from the authorities. We are also open to help with other everyday problems. In addition, the language coach institute offers all course participants the possibility to borrow the necessary technology for the online courses, such as laptops or headsets, for the duration of the course.

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