Entries by Kristin Bischoff

New in our development program: The award for talented young precast concrete parts workers

During the evening event of the 61st annual BetonTage (“Cement Days”) event, the best Precast Concrete Parts Worker apprentices for the first time received an award co-sponsored by the Eberhard-Schöck-Stiftung. The concrete industry’s vocational promotion center BFF (Berufsförderungswerk für die Beton- und Fertigteilhersteller e.V.) in Ostfildern awarded the prize to three young men who completed […]

We did it! First graduates have received their certificates

For the past year, the Eberhard Schöck Foundation and the Schöck Family Foundation have been supporting German classes for refugees. Now, the first 32 participants have graduated from the program with their certificates. 5 of them even reached the “B1” level, which allows them to have conversations about many subjects in German. In the meantime, […]

Painter training program in Kiew making progress

Peter Moeller from the Eberhard-Schöck-Stiftung and Toralph Weise from the Foundation for the Promotion of Building and Construction paid an informational visit to the Higher Vocational School for Building and Design in Kiev. They were able to see that the modernized painter training program instituted one year ago is on track. Students and teachers presented […]