SFI for those who have a profession
If you have a vocational education from your native country, you can study SFI specialising in your profession so you can quickly find work to match your profession in Sweden. Full information is available in Swedish for professionals, SFX, which is a collaboration between all the municipalities in Stockholm county.
SFX – Swedish for professionals
Swedish for professionals, Stockholms intensivsvenska för akademiker (SIFA), is located in Åsö educational center close to Skanstull at Södermalm in Stockholm. If you want to learn more about the different courses please contact us at:
Adress: Blekingegatan 55, 118 94 Stockholm
Telephone: 08-508 35 781
Or read more at: www.sifa.stockholm.se
Swedish for Educators (SFP)
Swedish for Educators (SFP) is an intensive course for those who have immigrated, have a Bachelor of Education degree or other relevant academic degree and require Swedish teaching qualifications.
Swedish for Engineers (SFINX)
SFINX is available in Stockholm City and in Järfälla for all types of engineers. During the study period, you can combine your Swedish studies with courses at the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH). These start alternately at Järfälla and Stockholm. After completion of the course you will be expected to seek employment in the regular labour market.
Swedish for Economists, Lawyers, Social, Human Resources and Systems Specialists (SFEJ)
These courses are held in cooperation with Södertörn University College and JUSEK. You study SFI C-SAS B at Stockholm's Intensive Swedish for Academics and are offered a mentor in collaboration with JUSEK, and additional academic studies at Södertörn University College.
Swedish for Qualified Healthcare Workers
You can apply to study Swedish for Qualified Healthcare Workers if you have studied in a country other than Sweden and have been trained as a doctor, dentist, nurse, physical therapist, veterinarian or pharmacist and intend to acquire Swedish authorisation within one of the above professions in order to quickly get work in your chosen field.
Swedish for Entrepreneurs
Swedish for Entrepreneurs is an intensive course in Swedish for those who want to start their own business. You study Swedish for Immigrants (SFI) or Swedish as a Second Language (SAS) combined with courses on conducting business in Sweden. An important part of the course is to establish contacts with the labour market, the authorities and others from the business community. The course is held in Botkyrka.
Swedish for Craftsmen
Swedish for Craftsmen is a course for those who have a craft education from another country. By way of example, you may be a qualified carpenter, tiler, welder, stonemason or bricklayer. In this course you will learn Swedish specialising in professional language and on practising your trade. The course is held at Centrum Vux, two minutes from the Handen train station.
Swedish for Truck Drivers
Swedish for Truck Drivers is a vocational education at a secondary level for those who are studying SFI and have experience from their native country from working as a truck driver.
Swedish for Bus Drivers
Swedish for Bus Drivers (SFB) is a basic pre-vocational course for prospective bus drivers. The course is organised in cooperation with the Swebus bus company. The students engage in vocational studies in Swedish, learn communication and customer courtesy skills, study working environment and safety issues and conduct field studies at the bus companies. The duration of the course is estimated at about four months - after which there is training at the bus company.