Haaga-Helia-trained vocational teachers graduated in South Africa

35 new vocational teachers graduated from Haaga-Helia teacher education programme in Pretoria, South Africa in April 2022.

TUT6 Pretoria 2022
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The graduation was held on Friday 22 April 2022 at the main campus of Tshwane University of Technology (TUT). Haaga-Helia's teachers were responsible for the teaching.

– The TUT students' training programme was implemented as a completely distance learning programme for the first time. The students stated that the studies were demanding but very rewarding and educational, says Jari Laukia (in the picture), Director of the School of Vocational Teacher Education, who was present at the graduation ceremony in Pretoria.

TUT University is a long-term partner of Haaga-Helia. Since 2015, vocational teachers have been trained in a 60-credit-wide training programme in Pretoria, South Africa.

The group, which was completed this spring, was already sixth in its order.

In 2019, Haaga-Helia also started a 40-credit-wide Training the Trainers programme, in which participants train as teacher trainers.

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Haaga-Helia promotes international education exports through the education export company EduExcellence, which in addition to Haaga-Helia includes Metropolia and Laurea Universities of Applied Sciences. EduExcellence is a global provider of Finnish educational solutions for modern working life needs everywhere in the world.

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