13. July 2016





BFI – Institute for vocational advancement is an Upper Austrian vocational training institution that meets the new requirements of the 21st century’s labour market. It has become a market leader in all variations of re-entry into the job market, second chance education and vocational qualification in health, social and other service jobs. It provides an integrated spectrum of education and training covering all qualification levels – including university degrees – for both professional and occupational applications afford a significant edge to both single participants in training courses or seminars and to organisations, companies or special interest groups.

-Courses: 5.600
-Turnover: 54 Mio Euro
-Employees: 1.385 (including 1.230 trainers)
-Participants: 51.000
-5 regions 22 municipalities at 30 locations
-Market share in Upper Austria: 33 %