bbb Büro für berufliche Bildungsplanung, R. Klein und Partner GbR was founded in 1993 as an independent private institute (GbR – private company under civil law).

An interdisciplinary team of social scientists, consultants and VET practitioners works under the profile Researching – Consulting – Training on various fields of changes in the world of work and in society and the consequences for individuals, professionals, organisations.

bbb focuses on adult education, learning process and competence development. Therefore we realize research projects, scientific evaluating research, concept and project development, expertise and studies, moderation – coaching – training. We accompany educational institutions, private enterprises and public institutions wanting or needing to change their structures. In Germany we are experts for work based basic skills.


BEST Institut für berufsbezogene Weiterbildung und Personaltraining GmbH was founded in 1987 as an independent vocational qualification institute.

Main activities comprise adult education, vocational qualification, guidance of unemployed people and training of key qualifications for re-integration into the labour market. The institute offers training facilities for up to 16.000 students per year. The training methods for different target groups include own pedagogic and didactic methods, especially for integration and motivation as well as e-Learning based trainings which are constantly being updated.

As one of the first training institutes in Austria, BEST has become a certified Eco-C-centre (European Communication Certificate) and provides respective trainings and tests. Within its International Projects Department, BEST shows long experience of cooperation more than 140 European projects, both as coordinator and partner.

The institute is focused on exchange of experience and practice, as well as joint development with European Partners.







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