The instructions on this page are intended for you if you have received a decision issued by the Finnish National Agency for Education
- on your eligibility for a teaching post in Finland
- on the recognition of your studies as comparable to the teacher education studies or
- on sufficient studies for teaching in a foreign language.

Oppilas viittaa luokassa.

The qualification requirements for teachers have been defined in the Decree on qualification requirements for teaching staff (986/1998). The Finnish National Agency for Education's decision provides eligibility in terms of the education required for the profession.

For example, if work experience or language proficiency is required for the post, the employer will check that you have the required work experience or language proficiency.