The WKI | AKADEMIE® is the further education establishment of the Fraunhofer WKI. In addition to specialists and executives from the woodworking and wood-processing industries, the range of offers is also directed at students and employees from the higher education landscape and other scientific institutions.

With the expertise of experienced employees as well as specialists from commerce and industry, the Fraunhofer WKI | AKADEMIE® offers an extra-occupational and market-oriented further training format in the form of focus courses on the subjects of “Bonding in wooden construction” and “Quality control in the production of wood-based materials”.

Furthermore, the portfolio includes intensive courses on “Formaldehyde testing methods” as well as needs-oriented training on specific questions from industry.

Upcoming Courses

Focus course “Bonding in wooden construction“
11th to 15th November 2019

Focus course “Quality control in the production of wood-based materials“
18th to 21nd November 2019

Our focus courses


Bonding in wooden construction

Focus course


Quality control in the production of wood-based materials

Focus course

Formaldehyde testing methods

Information will follow shortly.






12th European Wood-based Panel Symposium

30th September to 2nd October 2020




21st March 2018

Concepción, Chile




Fraunhofer Academy

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