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INSTITUTE OF ADULT EDUCATION IN HELSINKI

Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250 Helsinki | toimisto@helao.fi | (09) 41 500 300

Welcome to study at Institute of Adult Education in Helsinki, an Institute open for everyone! We organize over 1000 courses yearly. We offer languages, sports and dance, handicrafts, art, life-skills, communication, online courses and lots of Finnish courses for foreigners. For more information please visit our homepage: https://www.helao.fi/en/home/

ENROLMENT

Registration for spring courses starts December 5 at 10 a.m. You can register in our office at Töölöntullinkatu 8, or online, www.helao.fi. It is not possible to register by phone or email. When registering online, you will be asked to give the number code of the course and your personal details, including the latter part of your Finnish social security number. If you do not have an existing Finnish social security number, you must register in the office.

COURSE PAYMENT

Tuition fees must be paid immediately after registering. If you cannot pay the course fee immediately, please contact the office (toimisto@helao.fi) to set a new due date. If your employer is paying for your course, a billing fee of 5 Euros will be charged. Please email the billing details as soon as you have registered to toimisto@helao.fiRead more from here!

COURSE CANCELLATION

Course registration is binding. If you want to cancel a course, please contact the office without delay. Not paying a course fee does not count as cancellation.

  1. If you cancel your participation at least 10 days before the course begins, 20 % of the course fee will be charged as a handling fee (maximum 50€).
  2. Course fee will be charged in full, if you do not cancel a course and do not show up or if you cancel a course less than 10 days before it begins.
  3. 20 % of the course fee will be charged as a handling fee, if you cannot continue a course due to illness. A doctor’s or nurse’s certificate is required.
  4. Course fee will be returned in full, if a course is cancelled by the Institute.

Refund will be made according to our cancellation policy once you have sent us your IBAN account number. If you have not paid the course fee or cancelled your participation in a course, we will charge you according to our cancellation policy. Course fees are collectible. Course fee paid by culture and sports vouchers cannot be returned but you can use the sum specified in the cancellation terms for another course.

STARTING A COURSE

  • The Institute does not send separate confirmations before the course starts.
  • Lessons are not held on public holidays.
  • Lessons are held on the Institute´s premises unless the group has been told that they will meet in a different location.
  • The classroom can be seen on the TV monitor in the lobby on the ground floor. Students are advised to check the monitor each time they come to class because changes in room assignment are possible.
  • To facilitate room allocation, students with physical handicaps are requested to contact the caretaker.
  • Students may request a certificate of attendance from the Institute’s office when the course has ended. The fee for this certificate is € 5 per paper. If the course has ended more than a year ago the fee is € 10.
  • The Institute does not purchase insurance on behalf of the students.
  • The Institute does not provide locked or guarded areas for clothing or property.
  • There are no free parking places for students at the Institute.

LANGUAGE OF INSTRUCTION AND COURSE COUNSELLING

In general, the language of instruction is Finnish. In many courses the teacher is also able to instruct in English or some other language. Please contact the head teacher to find out the main language of instruction.

Course counselling is provided by head teachers responsible for specific areas of study. Check from our web page when the head teacher for your area of interest is available for consultation.

CERTIFICATES

Students may request a certificate of attendance from the Institute’s office. The fee for this certificate is € 5 per paper. (If the course has ended more than a year before a certificate is requested, the fee is € 10). Certificates will be sent to students by post.

Proficiency level grades are given at the end of the course to those students whose course has been accepted by the Employment and Economic Development office as self-motivated study that is part of their integration programme. Other students can receive a certificate of participation. The certificates can be ordered from the office and they cost 5 euro.

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OFFICE OPENING HOURS

Closed: 21.12.2017–1.1.2018

SPRING 2018

2.–5.1. Tue-Thu 10-16, Fri 10-15
8.1.–16.2. Mon-Thu 10–17.30, Fri 10–15
19.2.–23.2. Mon-Fri 10–15
26.2.–25.5. Mon-Tue 10–17.30, Wed-Thu 10–16, Fri 10–15
28.5.–15.6. Mon-Fri 10–13

Closed: 29.5.–2.4. and 9.–10.5.

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  • 1101660

    Kansanlaulun alkeiskurssi

    Hinta senioreille, eläkeläisille, työttömille, oppimisvaikeuksista kärsiville ja maahanmuuttajille 40 €.: 60,00 €
    Teacher: Mum Amanda Kauranne
    place: Taivallahden peruskoulu
    Osoite: Eteläinen Hesperiankatu 38, 00100, Helsinki
    Spring term: 26.1.2018 - 28.1.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 12
    There are available places on the course
  • 1101687

    Mieskuoro Insinöörilaulajat

    Price: 35,00 €
    Teacher:  Harry Mälkki
    place: Itä-Pasilan Insinöörit-Ekonomit-talo
    Osoite: Ratavartijankatu 2, 00520, Helsinki
    Spring term: 15.1.2018 - 23.4.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 50
    There are available places on the course
  • 110653

    Hiphop alkeet

    Price: 23,00 €
    Teacher:  Laura Hannus
    place: Annankatu 29 B, sali 2
    Osoite: Annankatu 29 B, 00100, Helsinki
    Spring term: 20.1.2018 - 20.1.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 14
    There are available places on the course
  • 110685

    Aikuinen–vauva afro- ja latinotanssi

    Price: 83,00 €
    Teacher:  Annina Tuhkunen
    place: Lka YK7 (liikunta), -1. krs
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 23.1.2018 - 27.3.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 14
    There are available places on the course
  • 1201091

    ABC-kurssi 1

    Price: 112,00 €
    Teacher: VTM Sanna-Kaisa Rissanen
    place: Helsingin aikuisopisto (katso aulan monitorista!)
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 6.3.2018 - 19.4.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 14
    There are available places on the course
  • 1203048 Huom! Muutos kurssiaikataulussa!

    English in English 5

    Price: 119,00 €
    Teacher: FM Kari Vehmas
    place: Lka 710, 7. krs (kielistudio)
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 23.1.2018 - 17.4.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 16
    There are available places on the course
  • 1203065 Huom! Kurssipaikka muuttunut!

    Listen, Speak and Read for Work and Leisure

    Price: 119,00 €
    Teacher: BA Shane MacKenzie
    place: Arkadia, luokka 203, 2. krs
    Osoite: Arkadiankatu 28, 00100, HELSINKI
    Spring term: 17.1.2018 - 11.4.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 18
    There are available places on the course
  • 120410

    Beginner German for Foreigners continues

    Price: 85,00 €
    Teacher: FM Claire Scheunemann
    place: Lka 703, 7. krs
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 17.1.2018 - 11.4.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 15
    There are available places on the course
  • 129010

    Arabian yleispuhekielen alkeiden jatko

    Price: 109,00 €
    Teacher:  Shadi Trad
    place: Aktiivi-instituutti, vihreä luokka
    Osoite: Mikonkatu 8 A, 5 krs, 00100, HELSINKI
    Spring term: 23.1.2018 - 10.4.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 24
    There are available places on the course
  • 130210

    Asunnon myynti +

    Price: 49,00 €
    Teacher: Hanna Temmes, LKV, MBA, Palvelumuotoilija (YAMK)
    place: Helsingin aikuisopisto (katso aulan monitorista!)
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 23.1.2018 - 6.2.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 18
    There are available places on the course
  • 310107 Huom! Kurssin alkamisaika muuttunut!

    Oman osaamisen tunnistaminen ja hyödyntäminen +

    Price: 74,00 €
    Teacher: KTT, Certified Business Coach Iris Humala
    place: Helsingin aikuisopisto (katso aulan monitorista!)
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 5.3.2018 - 16.4.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 18
    There are available places on the course
  • 3203048

    Esiintymispelkoisten eloonjäämiskurssi

    Price: 165,00 €
    Teacher: TeM Maaria Tuhkunen
    place: Lka 206, 2. krs (monitoimi)
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 30.1.2018 - 17.4.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 12
    There are available places on the course
  • 3203052 Verkkokurssi

    Tutkimusmatka persoonallisuuteen - verkkokurssi

    Price: 95,00 €
    Teacher: FM Maarit Pönkänen
    place: OHJATTU VERKKO-OPISKELU
    Osoite: , ,
    Spring term: 24.1.2018 - 7.3.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 13
    There are available places on the course
  • 3203118 Kurssille toivotaan lisää opiskelijoita!

    Lehtikirjoittamisen kurssi +

    Price: 119,00 €
    Teacher: Toimittaja, FM, VTM Rita Dahl
    place: Lka 309, 3. krs (ATK)
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 14.1.2018 - 4.3.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 18
    There are available places on the course
  • 340131

    Merkityksellinen data esiin Excelillä A

    Price: 54,00 €
    Teacher:  Virpi Hotti
    place: Lka 309, 3. krs (ATK)
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 30.1.2018 - 31.1.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 14
    There are available places on the course
  • 400310 Huom! Kurssin alkamisaika muuttunut!

    Kotouttaminen ja ammatilliset käytännöt maahanmuuttajatyössä (5 op / Turun yliopisto)

    Yhteensä 120€. 70 € maksetaan ilmoittautuessa ja 50€ rekisteröityessä yliopistolle: 70,00 €
    Teacher: FT Anne Leinonen
    place: Aktiivi-instituutti, sininen luokka
    Osoite: Mikonkatu 8 A, 5 krs, 00100, HELSINKI
    Spring term: 25.1.2018 - 1.3.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 25
    There are available places on the course
  • 400751

    Johdatus astrobiologiaan (3 op / Helsingin yliopisto)

    Yhteensä 120 €. 90 € maksetaan ilmoittautuessa ja 30 € rekisteröityessä yliopistolle.: 90,00 €
    Teacher: FM/DI Kyösti Ryynänen
    place: Arkadia, luokka 205, 2. krs
    Osoite: Arkadiankatu 28, 00100, HELSINKI
    Spring term: 31.1.2018 - 28.2.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 24
    There are available places on the course
  • 400900

    Peking-ooppera ja muut Kiinan perinteiset teatterin muodot (5 op / Helsingin yliopisto)

    Yhteensä 140€. 110 € maksetaan ilmoittautuessa ja 30€ rekisteröityessä yliopistolle: 110,00 €
    Teacher: FM Ida Heimonen
    place: Arkadia, luokka 201, 2. krs
    Osoite: Arkadiankatu 28, 00100, HELSINKI
    Spring term: 30.1.2018 - 20.3.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 28
    There are available places on the course
  • 510240 Huom! Kurssin alkamisaika muuttunut!

    Luonnon estetiikka +

    Price: 84,00 €
    Teacher: FM Tarja Rannisto
    place: Helsingin aikuisopisto (katso aulan monitorista!)
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 6.3.2018 - 24.4.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 18
    There are available places on the course
  • 8301136 Viikonloppukurssi - Weekend course

    Selkäpaketti: Movement Intelligence ja selkäjooga

    Price: 30,00 €
    Teacher:  Terhi Summa ja Annika Sarvela
    place: Annankatu 29 B, sali 1
    Osoite: Annankatu 29 B, 00100, Helsinki
    Spring term: 27.1.2018 - 27.1.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 15
    There are available places on the course
  • 8301153

    Klein-tekniikka

    Price: 165,00 €
    Teacher:  Susanna Nurminen
    place: Annankatu 29 B, sali 1
    Osoite: Annankatu 29 B, 00100, Helsinki
    Spring term: 17.1.2018 - 2.5.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 18
    There are available places on the course
  • 8301167 UUSI KURSSI!

    Lounasjooga: niska-hartia

    Price: 42,00 €
    Teacher: Jenna Rignell
    place: Annankatu 29 B, sali 2
    Osoite: Annankatu 29 B, 00100, Helsinki
    Spring term: 18.1.2018 - 1.3.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 14
    There are available places on the course
  • 8301173

    Astangajooga alkeet

    Price: 99,00 €
    Teacher:  Anni Rainio
    place: Lka 104, 1. krs (liikunta)
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 17.1.2018 - 21.3.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 12
    There are available places on the course
  • 8301200

    Aamupilates alkeisjatko / keskitaso

    Price: 88,00 €
    Teacher:  Johanna Ikola
    place: Annankatu 29 B, sali 1
    Osoite: Annankatu 29 B, 00100, Helsinki
    Spring term: 16.1.2018 - 10.4.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 18
    There are available places on the course
  • 8301213

    Akrobatia alkeisjatko / Basics of Acrobatics Continuation

    Price: 165,00 €
    Teacher: Tomik Plummer
    place: Skillz Gym, Salmisaaren liikuntakeskus
    Osoite: Energiakatu 3, 4. krs, 00180, Helsinki
    Spring term: 19.1.2018 - 18.5.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 20
    There are available places on the course
  • 830242 Kurssille toivotaan lisää opiskelijoita!

    Illallista kotimaisista kaloista (VCR) +

    Huom! Raaka-aineet eivät sisälly kurssimaksuun.: 66,00 €
    Teacher:  Konsta Karvonen
    place: Helsingin suomalainen yhteiskoulu, Isonnevantie 8
    Osoite: Isonnevantie 8, 00320, Helsinki
    Spring term: 16.1.2018 - 30.1.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 10
    There are available places on the course
  • 830243

    Marjat ja terveys +

    Huom! Raaka-aineet eivät sisälly kurssimaksuun.: 33,00 €
    Teacher: FT (väitellyt marjojen flavonoideista) Sari Häkkinen
    place: Lka 204, 2. krs
    Osoite: Töölöntullinkatu 8, 00250, Helsinki
    Spring term: 24.1.2018 - 7.2.2018
    Registration begins: 5.12.2017 10:00:00
    Number of places: 18
    There are available places on the course