Finnish Academy for Skills Excellence
Finnish Academy for Skills Excellence (FASE)
Towards vocational top expertise
Finnish Academy for Skills Excellence aims to promote vocational excellence in skills through education, training and research. The activities of the Academy form a part of the quality assurance process of vocational skills competitions.
Our vision is to become a recognised developer of vocational top excellence which stands out from the others in the field of vocational education. The academy operates to promote vocational top excellence, to increase the appreciation of professional excellence and to develop the quality and attractiveness of vocational education and the competence of teachers and trainers.
Academy serves both individuals and organizations. The academy operates as a part of national and international Skills network in close cooperation with educational administration, Skills Finland ry, vocational education institutions, economic life, institutions of higher education and vocational teacher education.
The academy’s operations are divided into four areas of focus which are in order of importance:
- Education and training of competition specialists
- Dissemination of the best practices of vocational excellence in skills
- Internationalization of the competence and training skills
- Research and development that promotes vocational excellence in skills