Department of Metalworking

Careers in Metalworking

The duration of education in the career field of metalworking lasts between two and three and a half years, depending on the chosen career path.
Instruction is given in the following careers:

  • Metal-Construction
  • Metal Finisher (2 years)
  • Industrial Mechanic
  • Preparation Mechanic (3 years)
  • Equipment Mechanic for Sanitation, Heating, and Cooling
  • Otherwise students are allowed to follow the “Erfurt Model” of dual apprenticeship and advanced technical training in the field of Building Services Engineering

Specialized Technicians

Instruction is also given in the following specialized fields:

  • Aeronautics Mechanic
  • Skilled Safety Technician
  • Automotive Mechatronic Technician
  • Machine and Equipment Operator
  • Processes Mechanic
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