Helsinki Finnish Adult Education Centre

Työväenopisto offers thousands of courses, lectures and events for new learners and enthusiasts. We provide inspiring content, great teachers and affordable courses. Join us for inspirational learning!

The Helsinki Finnish Adult Education Centre Työväenopisto – or Työvis for short – offers courses and hobbies for all enthusiastic learners. It is a great place to meet new people and join a new community.  

We organise annually more than 5,400 inspiring courses and about 300 lectures. Affordable prices and free lectures and events allow everyone to participate. The locations are easily accessible by public transport. 

Study year 2024

Find all courses for the study year 2024 at
The courses for the spring semester has been published on Ilmonet on November 13 2023.
The event brochure can be picked up from libraries and Education Centres in January 2024.

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Learn more about last minute -courses

I have attended many courses over the years and recommended the extensive range of courses to many people. Työväenopisto’s courses enable many activities that would otherwise not be possible. Thank you!

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