Tuition is offered in a wide variety of subjects, including languages, IT, arts and crafts, music, sports, cooking and wellbeing. The centres also often organise talks and lectures on a range of cultural topics as well as current social and political issues. The choice of courses on offer varies between centres and each centre is responsible for designing their own curriculum to ensure that it best reflects the demand in their own local area.
Would you like to learn Finnish as a Foreign Language?
Many adult education centres provide Finnish as a foreign language tuition aimed at immigrants, while some centres also offer labour-market oriented integration training. For further information:
- Contact your local adult education centre.
- finnishcourses.fi is a search facility for the Helsinki Metropolitan Region (covering Helsinki, Espoo, Vantaa and Kauniainen) and Tampere. It is an easy and convenient way to find out what’s available.
- Infopankki provides a wealth of information on opportunities for learning Finnish and Swedish as part of the Finnish education system.