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Getting an employee by training an apprentice

An apprentice must

  • have a salary
  • be given work tasks relevant to the occupation or the qualification
  • be given a competent instructor.

Due to the situation caused by coronavirus, the content of this page may not be up to date. Up-to-date information is available at Federation of Finnish Enterprises’s website Kaikki koronasta yrittäjälle (only in Finnish).

Your company may take advantage of apprenticeship training if it needs a new employee for a specific work tasks directly or wishes to provide further training to its employees. 

Text edited by: editorial team
Updated: 3/20/2020