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Contact our 'Infoligne' service, available from 9am to 12 noon and from 2 to 5pm.

The service is supported by a network of partners who are experts in the field of continuing training and vocational guidance.

PartnerAreas of action related to continuing training
Agency for the Development of Employment (Agence pour le Développement de l’Emploi – ADEM)
10 Rue Bender (headquarters)
L-1229 Luxembourg

1 Porte de France
L-4360 Esch-sur-Alzette

Maison de l'Orientation
58 Boulevard G.-D. Charlotte
L-1330 Luxembourg

Stéphan Hawlitzky
Head of vocational guidance department
+352  247 85322

Nicole Lauer
Person in charge of training for job seekers
+352 247 85360

  • Initial apprenticeships/Adult apprenticeships

  • Measures actively in favour of employment

    Job Retention Department

    • tax credits
    • support for the recruitment of older unemployed people and the long-term unemployed

    Job-seekers Department
    Applications for vocational training from job-seekers registered with the ADEM

Psychological and Educational
Guidance Centre (Centre psycho-social et d'accompagnement scolaires-CPAS)
Guidance Centre (Maison de l'Orientation)
58 Boulevard G.-D. Charlotte
L-1330 Luxembourg

Contact details
+352 247 75910
  • Educational and vocational guidance
  • Psychological consultations for young people

Centre for Women, Families and Single Parent Families (Centre pour femmes,
familles et familles monoparentales - CFFM)
95 Rue de Bonnevoie
L-1260 Luxembourg

Jeanne Paquet-Kayser
Elisabeth Keil 
Martine Bretz

+352  49 00 51 1
Run by the non-profit association Women in Distress (Femmes en Détresse)

  • Nei-Ufank service

  • Socio-educational and psychological consultations

  • Vocational guidance for women

Chamber of Agriculture (Chambre d'Agriculture)
B.P. 81
L-8001 Strassen

Jean-Pierre Schmitz
+352  31 38 76 24
  • Defending the interests of the agricultural, wine-growing and horticultural sector

  • Organisation and coordination of vocational training and continuing vocational training

  • Coordination of agricultural advisory, popularisation and research programmes

  • Managing the "produit du terroir" label

  • Agricultural advisory service
    • Advice on plant production
    • Advice on water protection
    • Advice on environmental protection
    • Fertilisation plans
    • Impartial advice on phyto-protection
  • Managing the "Sou schmaacht Lëtzebuerg" project

Chamber of Trades (Chambre des Métiers)
2 Circuit de la Foire Internationale
L-1347 Luxembourg

Jean-Marie Deloos *
Lisa Arendt *
Marc Bissen **
Danuela Galler ***
Uen Lam ***
Noémie Kayser ***
Rafael Raymundo ***
Astrid Schuh ***
Liette Even ****

+352  42 67 67 -1
Initial training *

  • Apprenticeships for Young People and Adults

  • Training for Adults
Master Craftsmanship (Brevet de maîtrise)

  • Preparatory classes **

  • Examinations ***
Continuing Training ****

Chamber of Employees (Chambre des Salariés)
18 Rue Auguste Lumière
L-1950 Luxembourg

Contact details
+352 2749 4200
+352 2749 4600
  • Defending the interests of employees and retirees in the private sector in the Grand Duchy: residents and cross-border workers.
  • More than 480,000 people
  • An official consultative body involved in the legislative procedure
  • The nerve centre of employee representation at national institutions
  • Source of documentation and publications
    • on the legal aspects of employment and social security, taxation
    • in connection with the world of work and more generally
    • on socio-economic topics
  • A key stakeholder in the organisation of vocational training
  • Providing continuing training for adults for more than 40 years

Higher School for Labour (Ecole Supérieure du Travail - EST)
1 Porte de France
L-4360 Esch-sur-Alzette
Myriam Back *
+352 247 86132

Cindy Zambon **
+352 247 86203

Simone Legil ***
+352 247 86133
  • Training for staff representatives (Art. L. 415-10 of the Labour Code (Code du Travail)) *

  • Training for equality representatives (Art. L. 414-3 of the Labour Code) **

  • Additional training in social legislation for people managing a temporary work agency: employment law and social security law (Art. 3 of the Grand-Ducal Regulation of 14 December 1993 implementing Article L. 131 2 (4) of the Labour Code)

  • Evening classes: social security legislation (pension, illness, accident and dependency insurance), employment law, constitutional law, economics (general introduction, business economics, specific nature of the national economy)

  • Weekend classes: topical themes in the economic, social and cultural domains

National institute for the
development of
continuing vocational training (Institut national pour le développement de la formation professionnelle continue -
Immeuble CUBUS C2
2, rue Peternelchen
L-2370 Howald

Claude Betzen *
+352 46 96 12 214

Anne Oswald **
+352 46 96 12 209

Alex Durand ***
+352 46 96 12 201
  • Co-funding of training in the company *

  • Continuing training portal **

  • Training observatory (Observatoire de la Formation) ***

IRS - Initiativ Rëm Schaffen
110 Avenue Gaston Diderich
L-1420 Luxembourg

41 Rue de Luxembourg
L-4220 Esch-Alzette

Maison sociale
40 Avenue Salentiny
L-9080 Ettelbrück

Marceline Filbig
+352 25 02 49
  • Vocational guidance

  • Personal assessment
  • Specialization training
    • "Secrétariat médical"
    • "Secrétariat juridique"
    • "Secrétariat comptable"

Luxembourg Lifelong
Learning Centre,
CSL continuing training
2–4, rue Pierre Hentges
L-1726 Luxembourg

Renée Weber *
+352 2749 4600

Marina Netti **
+352 2749 4600

Véronique Kessler ***
+352 2749 4600

Henriette Kirchen ****
+352 2749 4600
  • Continuing training leading to a qualification (LLL)
    Evening classes * and Seminars **
    • IT and Office automation
    • Law
    • Marketing actions
    • Economics, Finances, Accounting and Budgetary control
    • Personal and professional development
    • Wellbeing and Health at work
    • Human Resources Management and Training
    • Management and Marketing
    • Social and educational sciences
  • Specialist training **
  • Continuing university training
    • Masters (BAC+5) ***
    • Bachelors (BAC+3) ***
    • University Diplomas **
  • European and international certifications ****
    • ECDL - European Computer Driving Licence
    • Pearson Vue (IT certifications)
    • Kryterion (GIAC: Global Information Assurance Certification)

Chamber of Commerce (Chambre de Commerce)
7 Rue Alcide de Gasperi
L-2981 Luxembourg


  • Initial vocational training

  • Continuing vocational training

  • University training

  • Starting a business / Advice and assistance to companies

Ministry of Higher Education and Research (Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche) 
18-20 Montée de la Pétrusse
L-2327 Luxembourg

Contact details
+352 247 86619

Higher Education Documentation and Information Centre (Centre de Documentation et d'Information sur l'
Enseignement Supérieur - CEDIES)
18-20 Montée de la Pétrusse
L-2327 Luxembourg

+352 247 88650

Higher education Information Service (Service information études supérieures) *
+352  247 88629

Financial Support Service (Service des aides financières) **
+352 247 88628

The higher education department of the Ministry of Higher Education and Research (Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche) is responsible for the following areas:

  • Higher and university education

    • University of Luxembourg
    • Institut Universitaire International
    • Training for the Higher Technician Certificate (Brevet de technicien supérieur - BTS)

  • Student life

    • Financial support from the State for students in higher education **
    • International grants
    • University information *
    • Student accommodation
    • Student status
    • Relations with student associations
  • Recognition and accreditation of university qualifications

CEDIES, a service of the higher education department of the Ministry of Higher Education and Research (Ministère de l'Enseignement Supérieur et de la Recherche) is responsible for:

  • providing information and advice on higher education in the Grand Duchy and elsewhere*

  • managing a documentation centre on higher education

  • administering the financial support granted by the State to students in higher education **

Ministry of
Education, Children and Youth
Adult Training Service (Service de la Formation des Adultes - SFA)

15, rue Léon Hengen
L-1745 Luxembourg

Vocational Training Service (Service de la Formation Professionnelle - SFP)

29, rue Aldringen
L-1118 Luxembourg

  • Adult Training Service (Service de la Formation des Adultes - SFA)
     Erik Goerens
     Chantal Fandel
     Deputy director

     +352 8002 44 88
  • Vocational Training Service (Service de la Formation Professionnelle - SFP)
     Patrick Locatelli *
     +352 247 85927

     Sacha Linden **
     +352 247 85932

     Jean-Claude Nurenberg **
     +352 247 75132
  • Unit for Validation of non-formal and informal learning (Cellule Validation des acquis de l'expérience)

    18-20 Montée de la Pétrusse
    L-2327 Luxembourg
     Sonia Figueiredo
     +352 247 85912
     Laurent Bellucci
     +352 247 75908
  • Adult Training Service (Service de la Formation des adultes - SFA)

    • Second qualification route: classroom and distance training

    • Basic education

    • General interest classes (languages, ICT, arts & crafts, wellbeing, etc.)

    • Classes in the context of integration and acquisition of Luxembourg nationality

  • Vocational Training Service (Service de la Formation Professionnelle - SFP)

    • Collective access to continuing vocational training *

    • Individual training leave **

  • Unit for Validation of non-formal and informal learning (Cellule Validation des acquis de l'expérience - VAE) 

NAXI - Centre for training and
entry into working life
for women (Centre de formation et d'insertion professionnelle pour femmes)
49A Rue du Baerendall
L-8212 Mamer

Contact details
+352  40 71 51 1
Specific training courses and return to work for women

Non-profit organisation Zarabina
37-39 Rue Felix de Blochausen
L-1243 Luxembourg

27 Rue Emile Mayrisch
L- 4240 Esch-sur-Alzette

Viviane Catani
+352 26 55 12 13 1
Tailor-made advice and equal opportunities in employment and training through individual and group consultations.
  • Vocational guidance and advice on continuing training

  • Support in the search for employment and preparing an application

  • Test and assessment of skills

  • Decision-making with a view to new professional and family-related prospects

  • Clarification of personal goals
Continuing training courses
  • Office-Assistentin/Office assistant

  • Tremplin/Sprungbrett/Springboard

  • 45 PlusPunkte…

  • GesoL – Gesundheitsorientierte Laufbahnberatung / GesoL – orientation professionnelle axée sur la santé / GesoL- health-centred vocational guidance


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