Final Module of the Young Academy 2023
Graduation Speeches and Award Ceremony
The final module of the tenth year of the Junge Akademie took place in Vienna from November 17-18, 2023. The President of the Political Academy of the Freedom Party of Austria, Member of Parliament Dr. Axel Kassegger, who presented the certificates, and FBI Managing Director Dr. Klaus Nittmann were impressed by the graduation speeches of the participants and emphasized in unison the importance of high-quality training and the personal development of young functionaries.
The Young Academy is a nationwide training program of the Freedom Education Institute and is aimed at young functionaries and elected officials. The one-year course is entitled "Politics and Political Management" and is held in six modules while working.
The programme primarily covers the topics of political communication, rhetoric, knowledge of democracy and the state, dealing with the media, election campaign organization and local group management. In addition to the technical training, special attention is also paid to the personal development of the participants. Course leader Dietmar Heuritsch: "We are not looking for lone fighters, but team players with a heart for the people and commitment to our country."