Careeria in a nutshell
Careeria started January 1st. 2019.
Careeria has provided vocational training for working life purposes for over 60 years. We have operated under the name Careeria since 1.1.2019. The new multidisciplinary vocational education and training provider Careeria is preparing tomorrow's top skilled workers for unique, future-oriented careers, many of which will demand skills in multiple languages and create new roles in international work environments.
The background: in 2018 Amisto and Edupoli merged and in 2012 Point College was formed by the merger of Porvoo Commercial College and Porvoo Health Care Institute. All the expertise of these education providers lies now in Careeria that aims to serve the region’s students and working life stakeholders in bold and innovative ways. The new multidisciplinary vocational education and training provider Careeria is preparing tomorrow's top skilled workers for unique, future-oriented careers, many of which will demand skills in multiple languages and create new roles in international work environments. In order to prepare the students for careers of the future, Careeria's students progress through studies via individual learning pathways.
Careeria encourages, enables, guides and coaches students in their career paths by creating new horizons,
strengthening lifelong learning and integration into working life. Careeria trains youth and adults in Finnish,
Swedish and English and has its own apprenticeship centre. Careeria is owned by the municipalities Porvoo, Sipoo, Loviisa, Askola and Lapinjärvi. Careeria operates in the Easters Uusimaa and Helsinki capital area. The eCampus serves learners nationwide regardless of time and place.
Careeria has more than twenty study programmes and more than eighty qualifications for different fields
(Vocational upper secondary qualfications, Further vocational qualifications and Specialist vocational
qualifications). Careeria has approximately 11 000 students and a turnover of approximately 35 million euros per year. The group also includes the subsidiary CareeriaPlus which operates in the free market. Careeria has over 400
employees and a total of 10 premises: 5 in Porvoo, Loviisa, Askola, Vantaa, Helsinki and Kerava.
Careeria’s CEO and principal is Pasi Kankare. The phone numbers of the staff remain unchanged.
E-mail addresses: firstname.lastname@example.org. Careeria’s business ID is 2918298-7.