The Finnish Adult Education Centre of Turku, owned by the City of Turku, is an education centre where you can study general, recreational and social studies. The centre is politically and ideologically independent.
The Finnish Adult Education Centre of Turku offers a large selection of high quality courses: it organises around 850–900 courses and lecture series per year.
There are many different options for language education in Turku. For example, you can study languages as a part of your studies in degree-oriented learning institutions, alongside work as blended or distance learning, or as a hobby at the Finnish Adult Education Centre of Turku or the Swedish Adult Education Centre of Turku.
What can you study in Turku?
With many professions and hobbies, the authorities require a certificate of attendance on certain, often safety-related, courses.
In the adult education centre you can find courses, for example, for the following certificates: security steward, hygiene passport, first aid, Hot Work and navigation.