Frequently asked questions

Take a look at our frequently asked questions to get you started. Click on a question to see the answer. 

Do you have a question that is not covered here? Please send us a message to info@henke-schulungen.de or via our contact form.


Which course should I choose?

We conduct level placements for anyone who is interested in taking a class – this allows us to assess your level of knowledge and recommend a suitable course. Level placements are available every Monday & Thursday from 2 p.m.– 5 p.m. (no appointments required). Please simply register at the information desk on the ground floor. Level placement, consultation and registration are always free of charge. We are also happy to help you with course registration and filling in the required forms.

How do I register for a course?

Every Monday & Thursday from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m., we are happy to help you register for a course that’s suitable for you – registration is free of charge. Alternatively, you can register by sending an email to info@henke-schulungen.de.

How much do the courses cost?

Our Pricing page provides a first overview. At an initial consultation, we are happy to help you determine whether you are eligible for subsidised or free tuition.

How do I register for a course if I’m unable to come in for a consultation?

If you are unable to come in for a consultation, you can also register for your desired course at any time by e-mailing info@henke-schulungen.de.

Is it possible to attend a German course if I have a job?

We offer evening courses for those who can’t attend German classes during the day. Our evening classes run 3x per week (see German Evening Course A1 – B1 or German Evening Course B2 – C1). We are happy to work out individual solutions for shift workers.

How do I get to henke schulungen by public transport?

To reach henke schulungen by public transport

By light rail / underground (U-Bahn):
U2, U4, U9, U14 to Stadtmitte (Rotebühlplatz) station
or by S-Bahn to Stadtmitte station

When are the courses held?

Our course overview provides an overview of all our German courses. Course times can be found on the respective detail pages: German and Literacy, German Basic and Foundation level (A1 – B1) with Orientation Course, German Intermediate Level B2 – C1 & professional courses.

Which textbooks do I need for my German course?

You will find a summary of the required textbooks on the respective detail pages: textbooks for German Basic and Foundation Level (A1 – B1) with Orientation Course and textbooks for German Intermediate Level B2 – C1 & professional courses.

Textbooks are also sold at henke schulungen at recommended retail prices.

What training do your teachers have?

All our teachers here at henke schulungen are approved and certified by the Federal Office for Migration and Refugees. They have extensive experience teaching language courses.

Do you have Wi-Fi or are computers available in the building?

Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the school building. A computer room is also available to all students.

Is there anywhere to eat in the area?

There are many places to buy food here in the city centre of Stuttgart. We recommend the affordable lunch menu at Jugendhaus Mitte (close to henke schulungen).

Training opportunities at henke schulungen


German Courses / Integration Courses

Learning German successfully, for all levels – from literacy to integration and professional courses


Tutoring for school students

Fit for school – targeted tutoring in one-to-one lessons or groups, for all levels


Company courses

Are you aiming to compete successfully in international business? Book a company course for yourself or your employees


Other foreign languages

Learn a new foreign language at your own pace – available as private or small group lessons for several languages

Free level placement, consultation and registration

every Monday & Thursday from
14:00 to 17:00 h right here at our premises

During these hours, you also have the opportunity to apply to the Federal Office for subsidised or free course participation.
Level placement, consultation and registration take place at our premises at Fritz-Elsas-Straße 38 in Stuttgart.

henke schulungen Stuttgart

henke schulungen gGmbH

henke schulungen gGmbH
Fritz-Elsas-Straße 38
70174 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 711 3000 385
Fax: +49 711 3000 386
E-mail: info@henke-schulungen.de

Opening hours:
Mon: 08:00–18:30 h*
Tue: 08:00–18:30 h
Wed: 08:00–17:15 h
Thu: 08:00–18:30 h*
Fri: 08:00–17:15 h

* Free level placement, consultation and registration every Monday and Thursday
from 14:00–17:00 h (by appointment)

henke schulungen is certified according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2015 for “supporting the integration of immigrants and refugees through a wide range of educational opportunities such as language courses, educational qualifications and tutoring.”

henke schulungen is officially certified to administer all exams offered by telc language tests.

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