“SES (Senior Expert Service) is Germany’s leading volunteer organization for experts and executives who are either retired or taking some time off work.” 

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SES is AIAT’s partner in “train the trainer” activities to improve teaching using modern pedagogic methods in technical education.

A total of 6 SES experts have supported AIAT in various specialist areas in the recent years:

Dual System of Training - Ingo Herde, Marburg

Pedagogy - Joachim Timmermann, Bremen

Project based learning - Peter Rybarczyk, Hamburg

Maintenance of equipment in Electronic-Mechanic - Bernd Arnold, Hannover

Special Welding techniques - Klaus Groener, Hannover

Structuring lessons in Fitter - Hans-Joachim Schrodt, Trier