For 10 years, steep has been operating the training center for Defence Training/Civil Vocational Training and Retraining Bad Frankenhausen (ZAW). This anniversary was celebrated on the May 24th, 2014 with a champagne reception, coffee and cake, barbeque and live music. All former and current participants and parties involved from industry, German Bundeswehr and Training were invited with their families.
On May 4th, 2004 the training center was opened in Bad Frankenhausen after the steep GmbH (at the time still operating under the name Serco GmbH) was awarded the contract for the training of automotive mechatronics FR: Commercial Vehicles in Bad Frankenhausen.
In the past 10 years, over 200 participants were successfully trained at the location Bad Frankenhausen in the professions automotive mechatronics commercial vehicles, IT systems electronics and IT specialist system integration. Other training sites are located in Wunstorf and Neustadt in Holstein. All in all, approximately 1,000 soldiers have completed vocational training.