Intensive Course Preparation Nursing Knowledge Test

0,- € (funded)
12 weeks (full-time)
600 teaching units
max. 15
Essen, Freiburg, online
Employment Agency / Jobcenter (education voucher), subordinated funding by the responsible IQ network possible
Course number:

Essen: 343 / 150 / 2022

Freiburg: on request

Free inquiry for qualification programs

Choose a course package suited for you and register for your qualification program free of charge. You will then receive a qualification offer from our consulting team, which you can use to apply for an education voucher at the employment agency or a jobcenter.

Registering and receiving funding is only possible if you are a resident of Germany.



This course prepares foreign nurses comprehensively for the Professional Knowledge Test to obtain the German license to practice as well as for the nursing working life.

Course contents

After introduction of the test conditions and the handling of the test questions comprehensive knowledge of the main test subjects health education, communication and psychology as well as nursing science in the classroom instruction will be imparted. In addition, processes and procedures of the nursing working life in Germany will be explained.


The e-learning serves to consolidate the newly acquired nursing knowledge in the classroom instruction through different individual online exercises.

The course consists of 12 online learning modules, which can be independently retrieved and solved. The nursing content is based on the test-relevant topics and common questions of the Knowledge Test.

Teaching material

The following textbooks are included in the course fees:

  • Trainingseinheiten telc Deutsch B1·B2 Pflege
  • FIA-skript (digital version)


Teachers are qualified nurses and / or communication trainers with appropriate degrees and educational aptitude.

Entry requirements

  • A degree in nursing (diploma / exam certificate)
  • A recognized B2 language certificate (FIA, Telc, Goethe or ÖSD – a confirmation of course participation is not sufficient)
  • Registered residence in Germany
  • A valid visa / residence permit
  • Proof of recognition procedure (i.e copy of application form, if available copy of application receipt)

If you do not have a recognised language certificate, you can take a free placement test. The test is held online.


After completing the course a knowledge test can be taken at the examination board responsible for your recognition procedure.

Qualification program certificate

After completing the course (attendance of at least 80%) participants receive a qualification program certificate.


The "Intensive Course Preparation Nursing Knowledge Test" is AZAV certified and can be funded with an education voucher from an Employment Agency or Jobcenter. Various scholarships are available as well if you reside in Germany.

If primary funding is denied secondary funding may be available through the IQ network.

Find detailed information on course funding and on how to apply for funding from an Employment Agency, a Jobcenter or the IQ Network.

For employers looking for funding for the qualification of their employees, find information on the Skills Development Opportunities Act (Qualifizierungschancengesetz) here.


Zur Qualitätssicherung evaluieren die Teilnehmenden am Kursende die Maßnahme auf der E-Learning-Plattform. Die Ergebnisse werden mit den zuständigen Lehrkräften besprochen.