Best in class apprenticeship program in Germany

Wülfrath, Germany

Our passion for education

We are committed to support education by providing developmental opportunities to our communities and by setting up academic partnerships.

The legacy and passion for education has driven several initiatives in our local communities, from providing computer training to local villagers in Brazil to actively supporting primary school education in Belgium or mastering an apprenticeship program in Germany. 



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Germany's best training companies 2021

In a nationwide survey commissioned by the magazine "Focus Money", Lhoist Germany was again awarded the title "Germany's best training companies 2021". With this award, the company is among the top five percent of all training companies.

In recent years, Lhoist has already received several awards as one of the best training companies. 

" We feel that this award confirms our personnel strategy. The high investment in the training of young people is extremely important in order to continue to be successful in the future with skilled workers who know our company from the ground up. "

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Thomas Nowak

Operational Director Lhoist Germany

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A variety of training opportunities

At our Lhoist locations in Wülfrath, Hönnetal, Messinghausen, Regensburg, Istein and Pelm (AWA Institute), every year, around 75 young talents can kickstart their professional lives and have the opportunity to put into practice their studies.

The offers range from dual studies in electrical engineering or mechanical engineering or training as an electronics technician for industrial engineering to industrial mechanics, mechatronics technicians for commercial vehicle technology, industrial clerks, chemical laboratory assistants and winemakers to office management clerks.  


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Education as a longstanding tradition

The Lhoist Training Center in Wülfrath-Rohdenhaus has been training the next generation of specialists for 39 years. Lhoist Germany trains a large part of them here for our own company but also cooperates with companies from the region at various locations within the framework of inter-company training.

Date of publication 13.10.22