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  • 1. KungälvThe municipality of Kungälv is located close to the costal line of South West Sweden. Approximately 38 000inhabitants live and flourish here. With its grand forts and medieval churches the area is rich with culture andhistory. Nature is also a main feature of Kungälv, with lush forests and sparkling lakes.For more information about Kungälv visit www.vastsverige.com (extern link)The adult education of Kungälv offers a wide selection of courses and programmes, both theoretical and VET-Vocational education and training programmes. Students can enjoy flexibility and studies adapted to theirpersonal needs and preconditions through for example distance tuition. Kungälv adult education is a public non-profit organisation with approximately 30 employees and 1000 students passing through each year. The adulteducation is free of charge.Adult education reach out to young adults from 20 years of age that needs to complement their grades for accessto higher education or needs new skills for changing profession. Our target group is mostly adults who failed theireducation earlier in life, suffers from unemployment or immigrants/refugees that needs to learn Swedish.There are different educational efforts at the school; assistance for reading and writing difficulties, half distancecourses, special tutoring time and apprenticeship. Apprenticeship is a basic vocational education at uppersecondary level that will lead to increased work experience and knowledge within the branch.Below you find a few samples of the courses we offer•Basic adult education•Upper secondary adult education•SFI - Swedish for Immigrants•VET programmes within Tourism, Marine Engineering, Health and Social Care•Adult education for individuals with special needs•Post-secondary training courses•Contract teachingInternational workKungälv adult education is always looking for possibilities to share best practice and cooperate with other schoolsand organisations in Europe. Focal points of special interest are:•Mobility projects for VET students•Flexible organisation and learning•New pedagogical teaching methods•Mutual study visits and job shadowing activities•Entrepreneurial and coaching approach and environment