Training for Professionals


For the needs of working life

Do you want to complement and increase your own skills or the skills of your employees? Our training for professionals offers both prepared and customised training at competitive pricing for professionals and organisations in different fields.

Training for professionals in VAMK

VAMK’s Research, Development and Innovation Unit (RDI Unit) organises training for professionals for companies and communities in all fields of the University of Applied Sciences: technology, business and health care and social services.

The training is designed to meet the needs of the client, and can be delivered either on the premises of the UAS or off-site, according to the client’s wishes.

We tailor the training to meet the needs of your company and your experts.

The teachers are primarily the personnel of Vaasa University of Applied Sciences. If necessary, other experts may be engaged. We also organise training in cooperation with different educational institutions and organisations.

Customise your training

Training for Professionals in Business

Training packages in Business


  • Business communication
  • Oral and written advocacy
  • Presentation skills (rhetoric and argumentation in business communication situations)
  • Intercultural communication
  • Text analysis (specific features of factual texts)
  • Internationalisation and foreign trade
  • General market knowledge of different markets
  • Culture and business culture in different markets
  • Information acquisition in international trade
  • Payment terms and financing in international trade
  • Export procedures


  • Marketing plan
  • Virtual marketing
  • PR
  • B2B networks
  • Sales

Financial administration

  • Basis of the consolidated financial statements
  • Value added tax
  • Company analysis

Contact us and we will tailor the training to your company’s needs.

Elina Martin, Director
Telephone: +358 207 663 376
GSM: +358 40 549 3542

Training for Professionals in Technology

Mechanical engineering

Robotic automation

  • Robotic systems
  • Robot programming
  • Robot traps
  • Automation of workpiece handling
  • Robot system design
  • Things to consider when investing in robots

3D product technology

  • Modelling
  • Cam programming
  • Mould design
  • Product data management

Security technology

  • Directives and safety standards
  • Risk analysis
  • Ergonomics
  • CE marking

Injection moulding technology

  • Use of an injection moulding machine
  • Injection mould and product requirements
  • Plastic types

Basic Module – The New Management Accountant

  • The Management Accountant
  • Changing Roles
  • Current Issues
  • Strategy
  • Value-based Management
  • Strategic Management Accounting
  • Strategic Financial Management
  • Tactics
  • Structure
  • Balanced Scorecard
  • Benchmarking
  • Activity-based Costing
  • Marginal Costing
  • Throughput Accounting
  • Advanced Accounting
  • Operations
  • Performance Measurement
  • Management Control Issues
  • Customer Orientation
  • Behavioural Issues

Electrical and automation engineering training packages

One-off training courses e.g.

  • New regulations and installations and their application
  • Electrical engineering theories and their application
  • Electrical equipment technology, its specific features and application
  • Programmable logic, design of functions and configurations, programming
  • Control software and its application
  • Fieldbus systems, digital data transmission in automation and their application
  • Relay protection training

Repeated training events e.g.

  • Electricity distribution and protection training for international groups of students from companies
  • Electric motors and their characteristics
  • Programmable logic, Siemens S7, PC control software and their sharing
  • Automation data transfer, data updating and extension
  • Power electronics and its application
  • Power quality measurement training
  • Configuration of IEC 61850 horizontal communication in a multi-vendor environment

Contact us and we will tailor the training to your company’s needs.

Jorma Tuominen, Director
Telephone: +358 207 663 433
GSM: +358 40 582 7623

Training for Professionals in Health Care and Social Services

We offer both short and longer-term training in the social and health sector, depending on the needs of the working communities. We always follow a joint agreement with the client.

Training packages

Training for professionals for nurses

  • limited prescribing
  • qualification in occupational health care

Training for professionals in social and health sector

  • Basic simulation instructor course

Contact us and we will tailor the training to meet the needs of your company or organisation.

Elina Martin, Director
Telephone: +358 207 663 376
GSM: +358 40 549 3542

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Training for professionals in Business and Health Care and Social Services

Elina Martin, Director
Telephone: +358 207 663 376
GSM: +358 40 549 3542

Training for professionals in Technology

Jorma Tuominen, johtaja
Puhelin: +358 207 663 433
GSM: +358 40 582 7623