This programme emphasizes practical information about living and working in Norway and cross-cultural training in the Norwegian context. Topics covered in detail include history, politics, culture, Norwegian characteristics, the welfare system, safety, transportation and much more.
Also included in the class are maps, regional brochures, and the SCI Information Guide (containing extensive information about the Stavanger region). Classes are small and give the opportunity for participants to ask individual questions and follow ups.
For more information, please contact Inger Tone Ødegård
Participants will receive a note including more practicalities the day before the course.
Information to HR by enrollment of newcomers:
>> Please enroll one person pr e-mail, or make a comment in the open comment field.
>> Cancellation Policy:
Within 5 business days - 100% return
Within 2 business days - 50% return
Notification of less than 2 business days will automatically result in paying the full price. We thank you in advance for your cooperation.
It should be safe to visit us! The Chamber follows all infection control advice from the National Institute of Public Health and local authorities.
08.20 Registration and coffee/tea.
08.30 Welcome, by Stavanger Chamber of Commerce.
08.40 Introduction of all participants and expectations, by all.
09.00 Norway in a nutshell; history, climate, culture and how to adapt.
10.30 Cultural awareness, at work and private.
11.30 Lunch, city walk and fresh air!
13.00 Welfare system and daily life; tax, health, school and much more.
15.00 Q & A and making plans for individual follow ups.