VITALIS Internship Building and Construction


For students of Construction Trades like Bricklaying, Plastering, Tiling, Masonry, Painting


View at a construction area
Participant with her plastering work
Participants receive valuable practical advice

Please note: The final program will consist of various modules of the mentioned in the work program, depending on the current state of the construction site and the skills of the participants.


 Learning Outcomes

    The student learns/knows:

  • Select tools and measuring instruments, taking into account the accuracy of machining of workpieces
  • Use tools and measuring instruments for manual processing
  • Set up a construction site and carrying out all the works according to the health and safety regulations
  • New techniques to carry out the work

 Focal Points and Tasks

    The student develops their understanding of:

  • Working with concrete
  • Working in the field of civil engineering
  • Working in the field of masonry
  • Working in the field of plastering
  • Working with drywall constructions
  • Working in the field of painting
  • Working in the field of tiling

 Learning outcomes common to all professions

  • Health and safety at work - observes health and safety rules and SOPs
  • Professionally oriented foreign language - improved ability to use a foreign language (English/German) in the execution of tasks and the ability to formulate short and comprehensible statements to communicate in the workplace
  • Personal and social competences - develops a culturally and ethically sound approach to working with others in a company, increased creativity and consistency in their actions, copes with stress, responsibility and assigned tasks
  • Organisation of work in small teams - increased ability to communicate and work collaboratively with colleagues, organise work in a team

 VITALIS Internships

  • All internships according to the Dual vocational training in Germany and the principles of ECVET
  • Our internships take place in small groups under the guidance of qualified and experienced staff
  • The internships are scaleable - depending to the knowledge of participants from different classes
  • According to the length of stay the internships can be customized and combined
  • Our internships can be funded by Erasmus programme - open for all member states of the European Union