Recognition of educational events in accordance with the Thuringian Educational Leave Act (ThürBfG)

Service Description

Since January 1, 2016, employees in Thuringia have been entitled to five days of paid educational leave within a calendar year for a five-day workweek. If employees regularly work fewer than five days, the entitlement is reduced accordingly. Trainees are entitled to three days of educational leave.

As a sponsor of educational events, you can have these recognized in accordance with the Thuringian Educational Leave Act.

Recognition is granted for educational events in the fields of sociopolitical, work-related or volunteer-related education.

Employees in Thuringia are entitled to be released by their employer for up to five days per year for further education. The leave of absence is granted with continued payment of wages. Recognition is a prerequisite for employees to take paid time off.

The time off is granted for participation in recognized educational events in the fields of sociopolitical, work-related or volunteer-related education.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

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Competent Authority

Thüringer Ministerium für Bildung, Jugend und Sport - Bildungsfreistellung

Address
Werner-Seelenbinder-Straße 7
99096 Erfurt

Postal address
Post office box 90 04 63
99107 Erfurt
Telephone
0361 57341-1030
Remark: Franziska Haun
Fax
+49 361 573411690
Opening times

Office hours

MO: 08:00 - 12:00
DI: 08:00 - 12:00 o'clock
MI: 14:00 - 17:00 o'clock
DO: 08:00 - 12:00 o'clock
FR: 08:00 - 12:00 o'clock

Parking spaces
Parking Place
Gästeparkplatz des Regierungsviertels
Number: 5
Fees: no

Parking Place
P+R Parkplatz Thüringenhalle
Number: 500
Fees: no
Building access

Forms

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Application for recognition of an educational event according to §10 Para. 1 Thuringian Educational Release Act
Notes on the application for recognition of an educational event