You can obtain a residence permit for the implementation of a qualification measure if a recognition procedure has been carried out at a body responsible in Germany for the recognition of professional qualifications and the recognition authority has determined that the qualification measures for the Determination of the equivalence of your foreign professional qualification with a domestic professional qualification or for the issuance of the professional license (access to the profession) in a profession regulated in Germany are required. Regulated professions are those for the access and exercise of which special professional qualifications had to be acquired, e.B. in doctors, architects, pharmacists. You can find out whether your profession is regulated in Germany, by which laws it is regulated and where you have to contact to check your qualifications, in the information portal "Recognition in Germany" (see "Further information") Qualification measures include adaptation and compensatory measures in theoretical and practical form (internships in the company, theoretical courses, mixed forms), preparation courses for examinations and language courses. In addition to the implementation of a qualification measure, they may engage in employment that is not limited in time if the intended activity during the recognition procedure is related to the professional knowledge required in the subsequent employment. Such a connection exists.B, for example, if you want to have your foreign medical training recognized and already want to work as a nursing assistant during the qualification measure or if you already want to work as a bricklayer or as a construction assistant during the qualification measure as a bricklayer. For regulated professions, a licence to practise a profession must be granted or promised. The professional license includes the professional authority to practice the profession as well as the granting of the permit to use the professional title. The residence permit for the implementation of a qualification measure with employment is a temporary residence permit. It shall be granted for the duration of the qualification measure, but for a maximum of 18 months.