We offer a range of modules to accommodate different topics. All modules can be booked separately. Please contact us for individual requests, prices and package deals.

Basic concept

of all our modules is to meet in person and experience actively together and we complete our support by offering assistance via the phone, Skype or another internet platform.
As per our experience practice is the way to incorporate what you learn and be able to make use of it.

Here are the modules we offer:

Best practice - an introduction in 2 parts

At Kiramiga we understand that moving to a new country can be an overwhelming experience in itself, we are here to assist you with your employees transition.
We have created a two part series that gives all the information needed to get started.

Best practice Part A  – Theoretical Information

Timeframe - 3 hours

In this module we will cover the following topics to help your employee get started with daily life in Germany.

  • Local eating and drinking habits (food & restaurants)
  • Shopping in Stuttgart an overview of the essentials to the downright decadent, opening hours & payment possibilities
  • Post and parcel services
  • Household matters (Kehrwoche, Mülltrennung, house & neighborhood rules)
  • Do’s & Don’ts in Germany (German customs)
  • Public Transport & Parking

Of course there will be lots of time for questions.

Best practice Part B – Let’s get out there!

Timeframe - 3 hours

This module focuses on the practical part of your daily life ,we will actually go out an explore together.

Going shopping can be daunting for anyone, adding a language change can make that even harder. Together we will visit a supermarket and a drugstore to explain what you can get in there and what you might need living in Germany, also if  are looking for something specific and cannot find.

We will give you an overview the different food products, meat/cheese counters, cleaning products, beauty products, personal hygiene and much more.

Looking for specific products? There is lots of time for questions, too.

WEBINAR - Shopping in Germany

Shopping for groceries is easy and can be fun, if you know your way around.

4 Sessions shared online via a presentation with lots of time for questions.

  • Overview about different stores and possibilities
  • Grocery shopping and all about food products
  • Household shopping plus products/detergents - use of basic household items e.g. your washing machine
  • Waste, House and Neighborhood Rules, German Quirks

Can be also booked as preparation before the actual move.

Quick'n Easy

Timeframe - 3 hours

We will give a general overview supported by our general information package.
Plus we will answer any questions your employee might  have relating to the new life and new environment. 

 

Custom Made  individual support for your employees & their families  

Do you want to support your employees to enjoy an all-round carefree package upon arrival in Stuttgart?

We offer support for a predefind number of hours consisting of any topics within the modules we offer. We support your new expat employee‘s and their families either in their home or outside depending on their needs, in addition we offer consultation via the phone or skype.

This could involve more general questions regarding shopping/household/products but also more personal requirements such as doctors appointments, civil service, kindergarten / school meetings, pregnancy, emotional problems (also help to find an expert) and much more.

 

Medical & Emergency

Timeframe - 3 hours

Introduction to the German health system
list of doctors, hospitals and emergeny clinics
how to call an ambulance
detailed information about medication and pharmacies

Household matters

all matters around the house in 3 hours

Cleaning & laundry detergents (chemical / organic ) & devices and their usage/dosage
explanation of electronical devices
Kehrwoche
waste separation rules & garden waste
house and neighborhood rules

Kids in Germany

3 hours all about kids

kindergarden and schoolsystem
food (school lunch / snacks)
clothes (what to wear and where to get what)
birthday parties, play dates, activities, sports, recreation, kids on their own
U Untersuchungen (pediatrician)
Childrens hospitals/emergencies (basic information)

Pregnancy & Babies

As this is such a special topic, we have created a separate website: Gravidamiga
Gravida = latin for a pregnant woman
Gravidy = being grounded / rooted
Amiga = Spanish for friend
This is how we want the spouses to feel during your pregnancy and early motherhood in Stuttgart area

All about being pregnant in Germany from the beginning up to birth - from the explanation of scheduled and additional possible examinations, midwifery care, prenatal classes, birthing possibilities, hospitals as well as shopping for baby & maternity clothes.

And for after the baby is born information on pediatricians and scheduled examinations, postnatal classes, mother & baby groups / courses, shopping and much more.

 

Survival German

We teamed up with Language School Dr. Lukes, who offer Survival German courses especially tailored for our clients. Learn first what you need to know to get around.
Areas covered are basic shopping lines, small talk, doctors appointments, how to ask for…, outings, ordering in a restaurant and much more.

25 teaching units (one unit = 45 minutes)

Pre-move information

All your employees need to know before they arrive.
At Kiramiga we endeavour to assist your employees and answer all questions during the process of decision making and planning.
From what you can buy and where to buy for example cosmetics, baby products , electronics , local food to information on school enrollment processes , registration , doctors , the German medical system and plenty more.

We will help your employee to feel at ease before their arrival.