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Developing Tomorrow’s Skills

Our innovative and richly diverse continuing education programme is much acclaimed beyond the confines of our discipline. The FHNW School of Social Work offers a range of science-based and applied professional development courses closely linked with the insights and experiences of professional practice.
These courses include the state-certified Master of Advanced Studies MAS, Diploma of Advanced Studies DAS, Certificate of Advanced Studies CAS, as well as specialist seminars and symposia on various key issues:


Our continuing education courses are aimed at a broad specialist audience – social work professionals, specialists from other fields active in social work, and professionals from other disciplines seeking to develop social work knowledge, skills, and methods in our proven areas of expertise.

You can get our newsletter about continuing education twice a year by e-mail.
Click here to find out more.

We will be pleased to send you our Continuing Education Guide.
Please call  us on (0)848 821 011 to order a copy.

Download a PDF version of our current Continuing Education Guide.

We also provide tailored professional development courses, delivered in-house and especially designed to address your specific needs and questions.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for further advice.

Continuing Education Contacts

Dr. Laura Polexe
T +41 62 957 21 17

Continuing Education Office, Olten

Riggenbachstrasse 16
4600 Olten
T +41 62 957 20 39 / Fax +41 62 957 21 94

Continuing Education Office, Basel
Thiersteinerallee 57
4053 Basel
T +41 61 337 27 24 / Fax +41 62 337 27 95

Continuing education students should go to their extranet for relevant study guidelines and useful further information on their programmes at the FHNW School of Social Work.

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