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Published: 23/05/2013 15:52

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Acquire new skills and boost your employability

You have already finished your studies, but you still want to acquire a new skill? There is plenty of choice in Luxembourg.

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It is never too late to learn”, as a European Union communication on adult learning proclaims. Lifelong learning is the "ongoing, voluntary, and self-motivated" (Department of Education and Science (2000). Learning for Life: White Paper on Adult Education. Dublin: Stationery Office) pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons. Therefore, it not only enhances social inclusion, active citizenship and personal development, but also competitiveness and employability.



Many taught modules are offered to adults in various languages: it can be French, English, German or some other. The Luxembourg State facilitates adult learning and you can be eligible even to follow a course and get paid for your time off work. You can find all the details on the official Lifelong learning website, as well as a comprehensive list of the organisations that offer adult formation for 2013.


You can start with the following websites:


Lifelong Learning Luxembourg



Luxembourg Lifelong Learning Center  



The Open University