Vocational training

Aside from offering training in more traditional health care professions, Charité also offers numerous other training pathways. Our training program includes over 16 different vocational courses.

Vocational courses available at our Health Care Academy

  • Dietary Assistant
  • Midwifery
  • Nursing
  • Pediatric Nursing
  • Speech and Language Therapy
  • Surgical Assistant
  • Physiotherapy
  • Pathologist's Assistant

Vocational training courses in accordance with the German Vocational Training Act (BBIG)

  • Medizinische/r Fachangestellte/r [Medical Assistant]
  • Zahnmedizinische/r Fachangestellte/r [Dental Assistant]
  • Biologielaborant/in [Laboratory Assistant (Biology)]
  • Fachinformatiker/in Systemintegration und Anwendungsentwicklung [IT Specialist in System Integration and Software Development]
  • Kauffrau/-mann im Gesundheitswesen [Administrative Assistant (Health Care Services)]
  • Kauffrau/-mann für Büromanagement [Administrative Assistant (Office Management)]
  • Fachangestellte/r für Medien- u. Informationsdienste SP Med. Dokumentation [Assistant for Media and Information Services, Specializing in Clinical Documentation Services]
  • Tierpflege/in Fachrichtung Klinik und Forschung [Animal Care Assistant, Specializing in Medicine and Research]


Manuela Hurt

Head Business Department Personal Service and Management Agency (PSMA)

CVK: Campus Virchow-Klinikum

Heike Thomalla

For information and advice on the Charité Health Care Academy training program

Heike Lehmann

For information and advice on BBIG-based training courses