Excellent! IHK presents seal of approval for “Excellent quality of education” to the S-Bahn Berlin.(Deutsche Bahn)

Chamber of Commerce chief: “We are proud to have such a training company in Berlin.”
The Chamber of Commerce Berlin (IHK) awarded the quality seal “Excellent education quality” on Friday the S-Bahn Berlin, and of all the professions for which a CCI-examination must be taken as final. January Pörksen, managing education and at IHK Berlin, presented the award in the S-Bahn station Schöneweide personally. 


Jan Pörksen said:

“As the students identify themselves already with the S-Bahn Berlin and how they have raved about the conditions and possibilities that we are experiencing is actually not common. We are really proud to have such a training company in Berlin.” 

Peter Buchner, CEO of S-Bahn Berlin:

“Well-trained and motivated employees are the foundation of our company. Therefore, we invest a lot in training. We are very proud that this high quality now gets awarded a seal of approval. ” 


Until March 2021, the S-Bahn may adorn the seal now – then the credit must be re-earned. 

To the excellent training occupations include: 
– driver / Industrial Electrician / -in (train drivers) 
– electronics / Technician for Industrial Engineering (vehicle maintenance) 
– mechatronics / -in 
– Industrial Mechanic / -in (heavy maintenance) 
– computer science in business administration / woman 

A new profession that is taught in the S-Bahn from 2020, is the electronics for information and technology. Here is already thinking of the future when the new train cars to go into operation. Special skills must be acquired for the maintenance of special equipment. Michael Hallman, director of vocational training at S-Bahn Berlin: “From 2020, we make the first trainees for the new S-Bahn fit, so they can be used in time in our workshops.” 

For more information about dual training in the S-Bahn Berlin see https://sbahn.berlin/das-unternehmen/als-arbeitgeber/qualifiziertes-ausbildungsangebot/