Preparatory education for basic vocational education or VALMA (pre-vocational preparatory education for immigrants) is meant for those, who want to complete a basic vocational degree. During VALMA-education you learn information and skills that will help you later in vocational education. You can also develop your language skills. You can also improve your comprehensive school diploma.
VALMA-education takes about one school year. During the education you can learn about different lines of work and think about what you want to study.
VALMA-education doesn’t usually cost anything to the student.