industrial & technical field

PAL committees

The main committee

The main committee consists of equal numbers of trade unions  and IHK representatives. This committee decides on basically and  essentially issues, gives recommendations, e.g. on the interpretation  of training regulations and the development of examination  exercises, and discusses questions raised by the PAL expert  committees.

The technical committee 

The technical committee consists of IHK representatives from all  German federal states and is concerned with special matters and  organizational issues associated with examinations and  their execution. 

The advisory board

The advisory board consists of IHK representatives in the field of  education from all federal states in Germany. Its role is to make  PAL's work more transparent for the IHKs.