Automation Manufacturing Software

The Dual Academy

for application developer - coding

With the AHS school certificate in the bag,
what to do now?


You take an interest in high-tech and are looking for top education after your higher school certificate with excellent career perspectives? Welcome to STIWA Group!

Our family-owned company with its headquarters in Attnang-Puchheim is an internationally leading specialist in the field of high-performance automation. We are always working on setting new standards in the digital, fully automated production with innovative automation solutions and product developments.

Dual Academy -
Your IT career entry at STIWA


Via the Dual Academy application development - coding you can directly get started with your future job:

Application developers are in demand everywhere and always up to date with their programming competences!


Apply now!

What is Dual Academy?


Dual Academy is a new training offer of the Austrian business enterprises in cooperation with The Austrian Federal Economic Chamber - especially for AHS graduates but also for students without a degree or career changers, that want to take new paths to a successful professional future.

STIWA Group makes the completion of the apprenticeship in the field “application development - coding” within 3 years possible. Afterwards you receive the educational attainment as „Dual Academy Professional IT & Software“.


starting salary


training period


what is really necessary

Our offer

  • Direct entry into a career after higher school certificate
  • Duration of apprenticeship training only 3 years (36 months)
  • Attractive starting salary starting from € 2,349.14 monthly, in conjunction with a high-quality education at STIWA
  • Flexible working hours - flexitime
  • Mediation of professional and future competences with practical phases in an innovative high-tech company
  • Customized internal advanced training
  • Possibilities for international internships
  • Connectible for further and subsequent educational achievements
  • Best connection by train and bus



  • AHS higher school certificate
  • Enjoyment in interacting with others
  • Enthusiasm for contribution in an innovative company



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Educational content

In the course of Dual Academy there are three clearly defined educational contents:

Corporate trainee program

  • Programming of applications
  • Developments of system requirements
  • Implementing of user interfaces
  • Technical documentation
  • Analysis of data
  • Creation of data bases
  • Customer consulting
  • Realizing projects

Subject theory

  • Communication
  • Professional English
  • Applied economics
  • Applied mathematics
  • IT laboratory
  • Data technology and system management
  • Network support

Future competences

  • Social- and self-competence
  • Innovation and digital competence
  • International competence

Join our Team!


Apply now at STIWA

In four steps to the start of your training - this is how it works:


1. Initiative

send us your complete application documents:

  • Curriculum vitae with photo
  • AHS higher school certificate


2. Getting acquainted

After an admission test we invite you to a practice day where you will be able to get to know the apprenticeship position and instructors better.


3. encounter

In the next step, the admission interview takes place.


4. On board

Soon after, your apprenticeship at STIWA starts!

Apply now


STIWA Holding GmbH
Training center
Salzburger Straße 52
4800 Attnang-Puchheim

Claudia Lindenbauer
Apprenticeship coordinator
Dual Academy

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