When selecting our participants, we attach particular importance to learning about your motivation, qualifications and work experience in the field of peace and conflict work.

Requirements for the full-time course

  • Completed professional/vocational training
  • Minimum of two years of work experience
  • One continuous year spent living and/or working abroad, outside of the OECD member countries
  • Fluent written and spoken English
  • Willingness to reflect on your own preconceptions and behaviour
  • Willingness to engage in groups and learning processes

Requirements for the part-time course

  • Completed professional/vocational training
  • Minimum of one year of work experience
  • Intercultural experience in your home country or abroad
  • Ability to read and understand English; fluent written and spoken German
  • Willingness to reflect on your own preconceptions and behaviour
  • Willingness to engage in groups and learning processes

Please apply and register for our courses on our website. If you meet all of the criteria, we will contact you to arrange an interview and discuss the next steps.

We are now accepting applications for the full-time course.

To apply for the part-time course in 2019, please submit your application between 15 September and 15 November 2018. Interviews are expected to be held in December 2018.

To provide orientation, we run a number of information days on "Civil Peace Service as a Profession" (in German) during which you will be able to find out more about different ways to get involved in peacebuilding work and the various types of training that we offer.Die Interviews finden voraussichtlich im Dezember 2018 statt.