Vantaa Skills Centre

Vantaa Skills Centre creates and sustainsinnovative and effective partnerships to generate employment opportunities for immigrants through education and skills development. Our services include a two-week guidance course and personal counselling.

Our comprehensive services include for example a two-week guidance course held in plain Finnish, personal counselling, thematic afternoons on diverse topics, cooperation with various companies and various organisations specializing on supporting immigrants.

What you get at Vantaa Skills Centre

  • Help in identifying and describing your skills Information about Finnish labour market and education
  • Support in career and education planning
  • The opportunity to improve your Finnish language skills, your vocational skills and skills needed in working life
  • Personal counselling

In order to participate in the two-week guidance course:

  • You must be an adult immigrant who lives in Vantaa
  • You have a foreign nationality or Finnish citizenship that has been granted to you as an adult
  • You have a permit to work in Finland
  • Your Finnish language skills must reach at least level A.2


Personal counselling in Finnish, Swedish and English.

Information in other languages

Russian
Tuesdays 13.00-15.00
Anna 040 186 5805
anna.astahova@vantaa.fi

Arabic
Wednesdays Ali 13.00-15.00
Ali 040 186 5185
ali.daher@vantaa.fi

Dari and Farsi
Wednesdays 13.00-15.00
Navid 040 526 3876
navid.akhundzadeh@vantaa.fi

How to apply for services provided by the Vantaa Skills Centre?

  • You can apply for services provided by the Vantaa Skills Centre via TE Services
  • If you are not a client of TE Services or you wish to book an appointment for personal counselling only, please contact Vantaa Skills Centre directly via osaamiskeskus@vantaa.fi

Vantaa Skills Centre operates at Lummetie in Tikkurila and at Vantaa Vocational College Varia. Vantaa Skills Centre is a serviceprovidedby Vantaa Employment Services and Youth- and AdultEducationServices. Vantaa Skills Centre works in closecooperationswith TE Services, Vantaa Vocational College Varia, other educational institutes, organizations and private sector. Due to thecooperation,ourcustomerscan findfittingservicesunderoneroof.