Premiere: driver's license for a single day 2

Premiere: driver's license for a single day

Kreisvolkshochschule has many new things in its program in the year of the anniversary


The new catalog of Volkshochschule Erzgebirge (VHS), which will be released on July 3, will bring some surprises. For example, an object that celebrates its 100th anniversary offers the first opportunity to buy a driver's license for unmanned aerial vehicles. The document is obligatory for all dumbbells weighing more than two kilograms. One day course is offered at Annaberg site and costs about 310 euros.

The new catalog for the next year's course contains more than 600 VHS offerings, a driving license for unmanned aerial vehicles is not the only peculiarity. In the "Health and Prevention" area, yoga and relaxation courses as well as aquajogging are offered. Especially for regional diets is the program "Domestic cuisine and medicinal herbs" in the program.

Even the classics found their place again. Language courses are still popular, says VHS leader Jens Kaltofen. Above all English and Czech language courses. VHS language courses offer exotic Arabic and Japanese exotic. It can be seen that the motivation of the participants has changed. A few years ago, basic courses were often the first choice. "Recently refresher courses have become more popular," explains Kaltofen.

Approximately 8200 attendees used the offer last year. There were a total of 218 lecturers with 20,000 teaching units. VHS leader Jens Kaltofen expects this year's number of participants at six VHS locations in Annaberg, Aue, Olbernhau, Stollberg, Zschopau and Schwarzenberg. The catalog will be available from July 3 in more than 230 public buildings in Erzgebirgskreis. (Jwen)