First Aid to Finnish language -training starts in September in Kalajoki. The course is designed for immigrants living in Kalajoki area, who can’t participate in full time integration training or basic education; classes take place on Friday evening and Saturday 2-3 times a month until December. The students’ goal is to achieve basic language skills in Finnish (A1.2): understanding familiar words, simple sentences and basic phrases, asking and answering simple questions and writing short notes and messages. The course consists of 10 periods, which all include 10 lessons and 4-5 hours homework. Read more: