Erasmus+ overseas internships at Brüggen

As part of the vocational training course to qualify as an industrial management assistant, H. &. J. Brüggen KG offers its trainees the opportunity to take part in an overseas internship sponsored by the Erasmus programme. 

For several years now, Brüggen has enabled its industrial management assistant trainees to take up a variety of different practical work placements abroad.

The work placements lasting two to three weeks are sponsored by the Erasmus scheme and organised by the Hanse-Schule Lübeck. This sponsorship includes the granting of a leave of absence from the training course for the duration of the internship as well as taking over the student’s own share of the costs, which would normally be assumed by the trainee themselves.

Both the company and the trainee benefit from the experience gained abroad. The positive effects include improved language skills, networking with other fellow travellers, the establishment of contacts abroad as well as the personal development of our trainees.

During their stay abroad the young professionals of tomorrow live together with various host families on their own and work in the commercial department of a local company.

In 2019, the imminent Brexit meant that the students no longer travelled to Bristol for the first time, but to Dublin, the capital of the Republic of Ireland. In 2019, Justus Hoffmann, Janina Steen and Sophia Lindner were provided with the opportunity through Brüggen to gain their first experience of working in a foreign country. The three industrial management assistants came away with a great deal of positive impressions and continue to benefit from their stay in Ireland even after their return.

Are you interested in a traineeship at Brüggen? Then go to now to submit your application for 2020.



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