Professional recognition for international health care professionals

With courses, comprising the sections of both general and professional language as well as specialized healthcare and medical knowledge, we prepare international physicians, dentists, pharmacists and nursing staff for all the necessary tests on the way to professional recognition.

For the deciders:

Registration for qualification program


For the interested persons:
Explore the FIA course program

  • Aktuelle Information zum Thema Corona-Virus

    Durch die Ausbreitung des Corona-Virus ist der Präsenzunterricht an allen Schulungsstandorten der FIA bis auf Weiteres eingestellt.

    Alle laufenden und künftigen Kurse werden online als Webinare angeboten.

    Die Schulungsstandorte haben den Publikumsverkehr bis auf weiteres beschränkt. Persönliche Beratungsgespräche sind daher nicht möglich. Wir bleiben jedoch weiterhin telefonisch und per E-Mail für Sie erreichbar.

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  • Course dates

    In our course calendar you will find all dates of our courses at a glance or sorted by profession and/or location.

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  • Practical exercise in the dental laboratory

    Workshops dentistry – practical preparation for the Knowledge Test

    The knowledge test takes place? We enable you to train and refresh examination-relevant treatment techniques on phantom heads in our high quality equipped dental laboratory in Freiburg. All materials necessary for the exercises are provided by the FIA. During the whole workshop an experienced dentist will be at your disposal for questions and instructions.

    Workshop I: Practical Preparation Prosthetics »

    Workshop II: Practical Preparation for Restorative Dentistry »

Success is not a coincidence:
Why the FIA is the right choice for you

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Qualified teaching personnel

Our courses are held by qualified language teachers as well as by specialist lecturers and professors.

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Innovative teaching concepts

Practical training on simulated patients in realistic situations from everyday working life in professional language teaching.

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Comprehensive funding opportunities

Our certified courses are supported by the Federal Employment Agency, Jobcenters, the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees (BAMF) or the Project Integration through Qualification (IQ).

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Consultation on all aspects of the recognition process

We provide detailed information on all topics of professional recognition, job search and further education in Germany.

Mann im Hintergrund tippt auf ein virtuelles AZAV-Siegel

For sponsors:

AZAV certification & quality management

High quality of our products and offers is one of our most important business goals.

The management of the Freiburg International Academy is fully committed to always placing our customers, their needs and wishes at the center of corporate activities. As customers we understand both, international health care professionals as well as clinics and medical institutions in Germany (employers) ...

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Frau am Konferenztisch tippt auf ein virtuelle Netzwerk

For cooperation partners:

Networking together

Partnership based on common goals as well as a broad network of cooperation partners and supporting institutions are of central importance to the Freiburg International Academy.

Through our cooperation with established partners from various countries, we would like to offer our interested parties and course participants a comprehensive range of services in order to facilitate their integration into the professional environment and to improve patient care in German clinics and hospitals ...

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Eine Ärztin gratuliert einem Arzt, das Krankenhauspersonal klatscht im Hintergrund

For employers:

Become familiar and achieving goals

A constant exchange of expertise with you as an employer is essential for us. We look forward to your questions, suggestions and experience reports and will respond to your concerns individually.

We are guided by the World Health Organization (WHO) Code of Conduct on the International Recruitment of Health Professionals, and we only recruit professionals from countries with a surplus of skilled workers ...

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