The WKI | AKADEMIE® is the further education establishment of the Fraunhofer WKI. The focus courses “Bonding in wooden construction” and “Quality control in the production of wood-based materials” are aimed at employees of the woodworking and wood-processing industries as well as students of civil engineering. Furthermore, the portfolio also includes on-demand training addressing “Formaldehyde testing methods” and specific questions from industry.

Through the continuous further development of its courses and the balanced division into theoretical and practical units, the WKI | AKADEMIE® appeals to a wide range of participants and interested parties from the wood-based materials and prefabricated-house industries as well as from glulam and renovation companies. As a result, the WKI | AKADEMIE® provides a basis for professional and interdisciplinary exchange between all the participants.

Our focus courses


Bonding in wooden construction

Focus course


Quality control in the production of wood-based materials

Focus course


Formaldehyde testing methods

On-demand training





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12th European Wood-based Panel Symposium

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The Fraunhofer Academy is the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft's specialist provider of continuing education and part-time training for people in employment.