Luksia, Western Uusimaa Municipal Training and Education Consortium

Prime Vocational Skills

Luksia offers vocational qualifications and tailored personnel training to meet the needs of individuals, private companies and public institutions. Each year we cater for approximately 7,000 certificate and adult students with a staff of around 400. Luksia operates is owned by 8 member municipalities in the Western Uusimaa region.

Luksia has three operational entities:

  • Luksia, Western Uusimaa Vocational College
  • Luksia, Western Uusimaa Institute of Adult Education
  • Luksia, Western Uusimaa Apprenticeship Training Centre

The largest campuses are situated in Lohja (60 km from Helsinki) and Nummela (Vihti, 40 km from Helsinki). In addition, there are smaller units in the region and a campus in Espoo that hosts several hundred immigrant students in Finnish language training.

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Our initial vocational education includes the following fields of study:

  • Technology, Communications and Transport
  • Business and Administration
  • Natural Sciences
  • Health and Social Sciences
  • Tourism, Catering and Domestic Services
  • Culture

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