School of Professional Teacher Education

We are the northernmost educators of vocational teachers in Finland offering competence based education with flexible study paths for vocational teachers and teacher candidates who plan to work at vocational institutions or at universities of applied sciences.

Professional teacher training (60 ECTS credits) is a programme for gaining a teacher’s qualification online.

The School of Professional Teacher Education also trains specialists in competence-based qualifications. This education is in Finnish. Additionally, there are many on-going projects that aim to advance teaching, learning and knowledge.



Professional Teacher Education

Have you thought about becoming a qualified teacher?
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Competence development and personnel training

We offer counselling, support and continuing education for vocational institutes and higher education institutions for competence and education development nationally, specialising in northern Finland.
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Contact us

Oulu University of Applied Sciences
Professional Teacher Education
Kiviharjuntie 4, FI-90220 OULU
Louhi, 2.nd floor (D-building)

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