On September 10, 2022 the Hearing Acoustic craft held another big graduation event, honoring approx. 2,500 journeymen/women, who have completed their examinations between 2020 and 2022. Due to the pandemic, their graduation ceremony could only take place online. In the Lübeck event location „Strandsalon“, they now had the opportunity to celebrate properly. With this unique event, the Federal Guild of Hearing Aid Acousticians, wanted to express their appreciation for the young professionals.
For more quality of life, sustainability and less street noise – Campus hearing Acoustics joins the City Cycling STADTRADELN Lübeck initiative again with its own team this year. From September 3 to 23, the team pedals to promote climate protection. No matter if only for a short distance or steadily throughout the entire period, anybody who wants to join is most welcome. Simply register at www.stadtradeln.de/luebeck for the team Campus Hearing Acoustics. Each kilometer by bike counts!
The Campus Hearing Acoustics is an important economic factor for the city of Lübeck. Hence a media team of Lübeck’s Office for Economic Development (Wirtschaftsförderung Lübeck) dropped by for a visit in August, to report on their website and social media channels about Germany’s central vocational training facilities in the hearing acoustics branch and the world’s biggest center for continued education in this field, right here in the Hanseatic city of Lübeck.
“International Summer Academy“ (ISA) at the Academy of Hearing Acoustics in Lübeck for improving their skills and sharing knowledge. Advanced training courses in English for an international group of participants have been taking place at the “Campus Hearing Acoustics” for 13 years. Another advanced training course for international professionals is planned at afh in autumn.
„You are the future of our trade“, said biha President Marianne Frickel to the new journeymen and women during the traditional ceremony for the successful completion of their vocational training on July 09, 2022 and congratulated them on their journeyman/woman certificates. 689 apprentices from all over Germany have completed their 3-year vocational training in their companies and passed the journeyman/woman exam at the Campus Hearing Acoustics this summer. Due to the ongoing pandemic, their graduation ceremony took place as an online event.
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The afh workshops during the 8th Arab Hearing Health Conference organized by the Advanced Arab Academy of Audiovestibulogy (AAAA) in Amman, Kingdom of Jordan, were met with great interest. ENT specialists, audiologists and experts in the field of rehabilitation of hearing impairments from the entire Arab region got together for this expert conference held from May 12 to 14, 2022, for training and continued education.
There is a global demand for the expertise provided by the Campus Hearing Acoustics. In order to intensify the bilateral transfer of knowledge in the field of professional training, the Federal Guild of Hearing Aid Acousticians has concluded a partnership agreement with the highest committee responsible for the education of medical skilled workers in Egypt, the Supreme Council of University Hospitals in Egypt, in May. Train-the-Trainer classes of afh lecturers are planned as online sessions and on-site courses in Cairo.
As part of a program for the „Schleswig-Holstein Magazin“ a camera team of the NDR (North Germany Broadcasting) accompanied the practical exercises with children, which were part of a pediatric acoustic training at the Academy of Hearing Acoustics. The TV coverage was announced by an online report (NDR-Online-Bericht) covering this year’s „Tag gegen Lärm“ (International Noise Awareness Day), the 27th April 2022. The program stresses the importance of early care for children diagnosed with a hearing impairment, its challenges and how hearing aid professionals are prepared to meet these.
In short audio stories, the Lübeck podcast ZWISCHENTÖNE reports monthly about anything worth hearing in the Hanseatic city. The April episode „Mick Jagger, Ludwig van Beethoven and a unique collection for your ears“, presents the afh Hearing Device Museum as a special tip for Lübeck explorers.