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Restructuring coaching

  • Service
  • Nationwide except the Åland Islands
  • Public service

The coaching can benefit companies that

  • are having to make employees redundant due to production or financial reasons
  • are laying off employees temporarily, and return to work is uncertain.

Restructuring coaching

  • helps laid-off workers find new jobs or change careers
  • duration is to be agreed on mindividually but is minimum of 10 days.

The programme is tailor-made to the participants’ ne ...

Do the following

  1. Contact your local ELY Centre or TE Office.
  2. If possible, use the electronic form. If not, complete the printable form “Employer’s proposal for pooled training (TEM607)”.
  3. Send the form to your local ELY Centre or TE Office.
  4. A representative of the administration will contact you to assess training needs and draw up a preliminary training plan.

To whom and on what terms

The coaching is intended for all employers that are having to lay off people or permanently close their business. It can also be used to support temporarily laid-off employees, and by employers in the public sector.

This is a discretionary service. The training is not to be used for the financing of normal orientation and staff training for which the employer is the cost bearer or training that employers organise in order to comply with national training standards.

Cooperation between employers, employees and the administration is governed by legislation on protection in the event of restructuring.

The service is provided by

Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment, TE Office

Other responsible organisations

ELY Centre for North Ostrobothnia, ELY Centre for North Karelia, ELY Centre for Kainuu, ELY Centre for South Ostrobothnia, ELY Centre for Southeast Finland, ELY Centre for Ostrobothnia, ELY Centre for Varsinais-Suomi, ELY Centre for Häme, ELY Centre for South Savo, ELY Centre for Lapland, ELY Centre for Uusimaa, ELY Centre for Satakunta, ELY Centre for North Savo, ELY Centre for Pirkanmaa, ELY Centre for Central Finland

Responsible for the service

Centre for Economic Development, Transport and the Environment
Text edited by: ELY Centre
Updated: 17/1/2023