Finnish discussion groups at Osaamiskeskus Spring 2022

You can practice your Finnish language skills in a group with the help of a teacher at The City of Turku’s Osaamiskeskus this spring 2022.

You can join a group by registering via e-mail at or visiting the International House Turku Welcome Desk at Monitori near the Market place. There are many groups with different skill levels. 

Groups are face-to-face (is Covid restrictions allow) or online via Teams. Read more The discussion groups at Osaamiskeskus 2022

You can find the groups and skill levels here.

Beginners group

  • You don’t have to know any Finnish
  • You need to know how to read and write and know the Latin alphabet
  • Skill level: level 0 – A1
  • Monday and Wednesday from 2.30 pm to 4 pm

Basic group

  • You know a little Finnish
  • Skill level: levels A1 and A2
  • Thursday from 10.30 am to Noon and Fridays from 2.30 pm to 4 pm

Advanced group

  • You can discuss familiar subjects and you somewhat understand vocabularies that are linked to a subject such as a workplace
  • Skill level: B1
  • Mondays from 5 pm to 6.30 pm and Fridays from 9 am to 10.30 am

Valmennus – training group

Valmennus or training is meant for you if you want to learn more Finnish for work or for studying.

Group will help you with:

  • Finnish language: speaking, reading, writing
  • Use of a computer: Onedrive, MS word, video calls (Teams)
  • Work and study: job applications, job interviews, studying the Finnish language

Training consists of 6 hours a week. You can quit training when you start a new job or studies.

Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from Noon to 2 pm.

The Training group will start when there are enough participants. 

Read more The discussion groups at Osaamiskeskus 2022