Introductory Course based on Finnish Basic Education


Target group: headmasters/principals, people in leading roles regarding education and teachers.

Course Content:

  • Introduction in education system in Finland, education policy, philosophy and principles. Practical experience in Finnish schools, preschools
  • National core curricula and qualifications, legislation and regulations, core curricula and qualification requirements. Quality assurance of the education.
  • Educational environments and school`s infrastructure. Smart learning and innovation environments in schools.
  • Traditional ways of life and welfare structures in Finnish school. School meals organization and health issues in Finnish schools. Security and safety recommendations for Finnish schools.
  • Finnish School Leadership and Management. Responsibility for educational funding.

Place: Borgå folkakademi, Porvoo, Finland

550 € (group min 24 participants)
600 € (group min 20 participants)
650 € (group min 15 participants)
✓ Faculty fee, course materials
✓ School visit,
✓ Breakfast, Lunch, Snacks, and Coffee
✓ Accommodation (twin sharing) during the program
✓ Visa Assistance

Deadline for registration: 1.9.2018

Course contact person (registration of courses):
Natali Panchuk,, Tel: +358-406789069
Borgå folkakademi, Runeberginkatu 16-18, 06100 Porvoo, Finland