Read the general instructions for recipients of a recognition decision.
- on your eligibility for a profession in early childhood education and care (ECEC) in Finland or
- on the recognition of your studies as comparable to studies qualifying for posts in ECEC
The qualification requirements for posts in ECEC have been specified in the Act on early childhood education and care (540/2018). Finnish National Agency for Education's decision provides eligibility in terms of the education required for the profession.
How do I complete the additional requirement?
In the decision, you may be required to complete some studies, an adaptation period or an aptitude test as an additional requirement.
The following instructions for completing the additional requirements have been classed according to the type of the decision.
Further information on posts in ECEC
Read more about posts in ECEC on our website describing the Finnish National Agency for Education's decisions on the recognition of professional qualifications in ECEC.