We are here for you if you are interested in in-service training for your staff or if you want to develop educational provision in your own educational institution. Learn from highly experienced Finnish vocational teachers with extensive pedagogical competence as well as practical experience. 

Listed below are examples of different packages we offer for teachers, school management, professionals from work life or for students. All the programme options are flexible and tailor made to meet the customer’s needs. Contact us to find out more!

Programme Options

for Professionals

SKILLS FOR EDUCATORS

Work with highly experienced Finnish vocational teachers to observe Finnish Education topics, such as:

  • Finnish Educational System
  • School Management
  • Teaching Methods
  • Preventing School Drop-out
  • Interactive training models
  • Integrated and blended teaching models
  • Immigrant training
  • Foreign Language Education
  • Minimizing nonattendance
  • Multicultural Education
  • Innovative Education
  • Educational Technology
  • Special Education
  • Pre-vocational education guidance
  • Vocational Education techniques

 

SKILLS FOR SOCIAL AND HEALTH CARE

SAFE AND HAPPY LEARNING

Sedu offers you the chance to improve your staffs’ professional skills on a simulation environment which is as close to the real life as possible. Our state of the art training facility is equipped with latest technology simulation equipment.

The programme consist of introduction to the future of teaching and implementing new pedagogical tools. During the training participants get familiar with the simulation pedagogy, environment and tools and mobile guidance tools.

 

SKILLS FOR CONSTRUCTION TECHNICS

WOOD AND ELEMENT CONSTRUCTION

Come and experience the Finnish know-how on sustainable and energy efficient wood construction technics. The training is targeted to construction professional with interest and background on element construction. Training focuses on wood construction and takes place on classroom, building sites and visits to companies and finished project sites, and Wooden Periscope tower (world largest Periscope).

 

SKILLS FOR THE WOODS AND FIELDS

BIOENERGY AND HEAT ENTREPRENEURSHIP TRAINING

Practical heat entrepreneurship training is designed for foreigners who intend to become heat entrepreneurs, those already active as entrepreneurs in the sector and for organizations that promote the use of bioenergy. The training includes theory, practice and study trips.

UPDATE YOUR FORESTRY SKILLS

Sedu offers you the chance to improve your staffs’ professional skills on over 830 hectares multi-generational school forest. The education provided by Sedu in Ähtäri, forestry unit of Sedu – has its roots in early 20th century. Sedu school forest is used for training, teaching, planning and research purposes. Our unit is known for its international partnerships and regularly receive more foreign exchange students than any other forestry schools in Finland. Benefit from the Finnish trainers’ experience in manual and mechanized forestry. Training can include simulation pedagogy.

AUTOMATION AND PRECISION IN AGRICULTURE

Utilization of automation in agriculture with sustainable development program is designed for foreigners who intend to experience the use of automatic equipment that facilitates the agricultural work process. Topics include using automation in agriculture that is in line with sustainable development; devices for measuring yield, monitoring equipment, automated machinery, and precision farming equipment, GPS systems/automatic control systems, automatic grain dryers, and automated boiler houses on farms.

Programmes

For Students

TASTE OF FINLAND

  • One week programme
  • Professional talks and presentations in English
  • Small talk and short conversations
  • Meet Finns, companies, students, teachers
  • Tour of the city of Seinäjoki and the Aalto Centre

 

EXPERIENCE FINLAND

  • longer version (2+ weeks) of our Taste of Finland programme
  • Weekend Tour: Helsinki, Tampere, Lapland, The Kvarken Archipelago or National parks, national hiking areas and other wonderful Finnish sights.
  • Improve your English Business Communication Skills
  • Visits to Finnish Enterprises and Higher Education Institutions
  • Lots of talk, fun and beautiful Finnish Nature!