Educational leave: granting
An important part of continuing education is educational leave.
Employees in Lower Saxony are generally entitled to five days of paid leave per year to participate in educational events in accordance with the Lower Saxony Educational Leave Act. Trainees and persons in a similar position as well as employees in workshops for the disabled also have the same entitlement.
The prerequisite for claiming educational leave is that the educational event has been recognised by the competent authority.
Who should I contact?
The responsibility lies with the Agency for Adult and Continuing Education.
Which documents are required?
Documents may be required. Please contact the competent authority.
What are the fees?
Fees may apply, please contact the competent authority.
What deadlines do I have to pay attention to?
Consultation Period: 2 Monthsbefore the start of the event
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