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Do you hold a foreign journeyman's certificate and want to work in Norway?

Join our Digital Chat Room to learn more about the recognition process for foreign vocational education and training. We recognize a number of educations from Poland, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia, and Germany. Does your journeyman's certificate come from any of these countries? Find out if you can apply.

Time and date: 7 February 2024 10:00h- 7 February 2024 11:50h
Location: • Virtual

About the event

This event is part of our Digital Chat Room series for the recognition of foreign education. This time, we will discuss the recognition process for foreign vocational education and training and take a closer look at the application process.

We will talk about:

  • What is the scheme for recognition of foreign vocational education and training?
  • What are the requirements for application?
  • How do I apply?
  • If HK-dir cannot approve my education, what should I do?

The language of the event will be in Norwegian only. We will have similar events in Polish and Lithuanian, two of our largest applicant groups in this program. Click on the link below on related content for more information.

  • Webinar in Polish on Wednesday, February 14, at 10:00 - 11:00 (event description coming soon).

Note: The Digital Chat Room has no registration deadline. Log in at 10:00 on February 7 to participate in the Zoom link below.

Recognition of foreign education

Our phone line is usually staffed on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:00 to 14:00, but it is closed for the entire month of July. We will reopen the phone line in August. In the meantime, you can use our form guide.