Nursing specialist; application for a shortened training period

Training as a nursing specialist can be shortened on application under certain conditions.



The shortened nursing training must not jeopardize the achievement of the training objective.


The application can be submitted informally in writing (by post or e-mail) to the responsible government.

Special notes

Admission to the nursing school is decided separately by the school management, so an interview must be held with them in advance.



Required documents

  • Report card (final, annual, interim)

    Proof of successfully completed training courses and/or parts of training courses


  • Decision fee: from EUR 5.00

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