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Targeted training

  • Service
  • Nationwide except the Åland Islands
  • Public service

Targeted training is vocational training adapted to the needs of your employees that is also suitable for fixed-term lay-offs.

Targeted training is suitable for updating the skills of your existing workforce when your company is undergoing changes that require thorough updating of competencies. These can be technological or operative changes. The aim of Targeted training may also be to prevent la ...

Do the following

  1. Contact your local ELY Centre or TE Office.
  2. Prepare a proposal for pooled training. If possible, use the online form. If you cannot submit an electronic form, fill in the printable form “Employer’s proposal for pooled training (TEM607)” and send it to the local ELY Centre or TE Office.
  3. The handler of your proposal will contact you to assess training needs and draw up a preliminary training plan.
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To whom and on what terms

Targeted training is especially suitable for small and medium-sized businesses. It can also be used by central and local government and parish organisations. Targeted training lasts at least 10 training days per student.

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.

The service is provided by

ELY Centre, TE Office

Other responsible organisations

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

Responsible for the service

ELY Centre
Text edited by: ELY Centre
Updated: 31/7/2023