Global education networks

Omnia is participating in and coordinating in the following international networks in the education sector

ChiNet

ChiNet -educational network between Finland and China. Students and teachers from Omnian technical sectors have participated in exchange periods in China. Omnia has also received students and teachers from China.

ChiNet website

European Pathway network

The actions aim at transparency of international studies, promotion of European credit transfer system and enabling work based mobility in Europe.The networks also wants to increase reciprocal exchanges within the partner network and promoting regional cooperation with entreprises.

European Pathway website

KEVA network: Development cooperation, voluntary work, global education

Themes of Keva network are development cooperation, voluntary work and global education. The networks consists of 14 vocational education providers. The aim is to promoting active citizenship, entrepreneurship and global responsibility among students and teachers as well as increase cooperation between vocational education and NGOs.

KEVA network website

HANAKO network

Finland-Japan network for vocational education.

The purpose of HANAKO is to develop and consolidate mutual multidisciplinary cooperation, benchmark best practices for the development of a functional network between the two countries, create innovations for the development of teaching / learning practices, develop teaching materials and enhance international mobility of students and experts.

HANAKO network website

India Network

India network for vocational education and traning in Finland.

The objective is to respond to the competence needs of the labour market, to promote the cooperation between training and the enterprises to increase the visibility of Finnish products and services.

Window to Russia network

Russia is a land of possibilities that is a vast market are and an intriguing tourist destination. Finland and Russia offer each other numerous cooperation possibilities. Learning the language and culture opens up doors and windows.

Window to Russia network website

KA 1 teacher mobility project

The objective of the mobility project for Espoo High School for Adults is to observe the 21st century skills in order to foster them in our tuition. In the recent years high schools have adopted digitalization as a new tool to boost their tuition and instructed their students in completion of matriculation exams electronically. A constant modification in this field requires a great amount of effort on both in-service teachers and students' part. A session at a hosting organization abroad will help teachers reflect on how they could work in such a way that it fosters the development of the future skills.

FinKoVet – Finnish-Korean Education Network

Finnish Korean Education network (FinKoEdu) focuses on developing cooperation in vocational education and training in Finland and South-Korea. The main field is vehicle, but new fields are going to be introduced during the project. The main activities are comparison of teaching and guiding processes in VET as well as student and expert exchange between the two countries. Partners in the Finnish networks, coordinated by Varia, are Keuda, Salpaus, Stadi and Omnia. This networks is funded by the National Board of education and lasts till the end of 2020.

FinKoEdu – Finnish Korean Education network website (Finnish) and FinkoEdu project discription (Finnish).

More information

Kati Valtonen
Director of Omnia Project Services
tel. +358 43 824 3209
kati.valtonen(at)omnia.fi