In phase 1, education is offered two days a week for a minimum of six months at the FORMA location, under the supervision of an EVW (Educational Training Worker) and an OA (Teaching Assistant). For the remaining three days, students go to a work experience facility where they can gain experience in being an employee. If the student already has a job, he will work there these days. During the days that the students are working within the apprenticeship facility, the OA and / or EVS is regularly present on the work floor.
The group has a maximum capacity of 15 students. The curriculum consists of the following subjects and the content focuses on competencies, which are based and combined with the training Bridge to Work (Kaminda pa Trabou) and which are translated into the practice of a working environment. The content of the subjects mentioned below is translated as much as possible into a concrete work situation.