Recognition of foreign educational qualifications in Thuringia for the skilled trades (application for equivalence determination)

Service Description

Since April 1, 2012, professional qualifications acquired abroad can be recognized or equated via the "Act to Improve the Determination and Recognition of Professional Qualifications Acquired Abroad". As part of an assessment procedure, foreigners can have the equivalence of their foreign professional qualification determined with a German qualification, which entitles them to practice certain professions. For professions in the skilled trades, the local chambers of skilled trades are responsible for carrying out equivalence assessment procedures.

Source: Zuständigkeitsfinder Thüringen (Linie6PLus)

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Competent Authority

Handwerkskammer für Ostthüringen (HWK Gera)

Address
Handwerkstraße 5
07545 Gera
Telephone
0365 8225-0
Fax
0365 8225-199
Opening times

MO: 09:00 - 12:00 and 13:00  - 15:00
Tue: 09:00 - 12:00 and 13:00  - 18:00
MI: 09:00 - 12:00 and 13:00  - 15:00
DO: 09:00 - 12:00 and 13:00  - 15:00
FR:  09:00 - 12:00

Transport connection
Haupbahnhof / Theater
Parking spaces
Parking Place
Bielitzstraße
Fees: unknown