All attendees must take an assessment before the beginning of the course to determine the appropriate level to enter the course at.
The „Zertifikat Integrationskurs“ consists of the scaled language test immigrants (up to 30.06.2009 „Zertifikat Deutsch“) and the nationally standardized test for the orientation course.
Those who do not pass the final test , despite regular course participation , can repeat the language course and participate a second time on the final test.
Participants are required to pay a fee of 1.20€ per teaching unit.
Recipients of unemployment benefit II , social assistance or housing allowance may be exemptfrom the course fee.