Welcome to PSK Adult Education Centre

Are you seeking new ways to develop your career? Would you be interested in developing your professional skills and expertise, or finding a whole new career path?

We are seeking to make learning an increasingly personal matter through a more individual and tailored approach to training. Our training programmes give you the skills and knowledge to perform excellently not only in today's challenging working environment, but also in the future.

PSK in brief

PSK Adult Education Centre is one of the the leading vocational adult learning centres in Northern Finland, serving the educational and training needs of adults and the working life. Most of our activities take place in Oulu region and in Middle and Northern Finland.

PSK has a history starting from the year 1990. During this period it has developed itself to be a comprehensive centre of vocational excellence in areas of entrepreneurship and business, leadership and management, information technology, social and healthcare, natural resources and environment, immigrant training and language skills training. In these areas we offer both degree programmes and other training and education possibilities. Services are aimed at both individuals and organisations.

Training areas

Entrepreneurship and business

PSK provides training and education in entrepreneurship and business skills. We offer both the degrees and personalised training in these areas. Our training includes also sales, accounting and marketing.

Leadership and management

We offer a wide selection of degree programmes and other training possibilities from areas of expertise to team leading and management of companies.

Information technology

In the area of information technology we offer personalised training for both the individuals and organisations. 

Social and healthcare

PSK organises degree training programmes for basic level degrees in social and healthcare. Both the private and public sectors have an increasing number of positions which you can apply for with our degree.

Natural resources and environment

Natural resources and environmental operations are branches of tomorrow. We welcome you to learn the central contents of this area or to update your current knowledge. PSK offers both degree programmes and other training possibilities in this area.

Immigrant and language training

PSK organises training courses in English, Swedish, and German languages and in Finnish language, society and communication for immigrants or multicultural companies. Courses are either labour market training programmes or readymade packages, but we also gladly tailor our training to meet your specific needs.

Interested in studying at PSK?

If you need assistance, please do not hesitate to contact our customer service.

PSK-Adult Education Centre Customer Service:
Mon-Fri 08.00-16.00
Tel: +358 (0)8 3120 711

Companies and tailored courses:

Please contact Training Manager Outi Heikkilä, tel. 044 5262 221, e-mail

We warmly welcome you to develop yourself with us!