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Adult education


Adult education provided by Ylä-Savo Vocational College combines vocational training with working life skills. Approximately 2,500 adult learners update their vocational competence there every year. The goal of adult education at Ylä-Savo Vocational College is to promote the welfare and vitality of the region by offering possibilities to learn and develop to individuals, businesses, and communities.


Adult education is based on preparatory training for competence-based qualifications and organising competence-based qualification promotions. Our qualifications selection consists of 50 qualifications, including vocational upper secondary, further vocational qualifications and specialist vocational qualifications. 450 people complete a degree every year.


Another major area of operation is further and continuing education and tailor-made services for businesses and communities. Representatives of working life play an active role in planning and implementation of our operation together with our qualified staff. 

Chech out what we have to offer! You can apply non stop, when ever you want to!


For more information please contact:

Kari Puumalainen, Principal of Ylä-Savo Vocational College

Hannu Juntunen, Account manager of Ylä-Savo Vocational College,


Updated: 4/4/2017