Online Course: Name It and Say It

If we challenged you by asking "what can you do", would you have an answer?

Join the Name It and Say It: Identify and Verbalise Your Competencies and Skills-online course! This course is intended for full members of TEK who wish to gain clearer insight on their own expertise and be able to communicate it effectively to others in various situations. The course will be held in English and is primarily meant for TEK's non-Finnish speaking members. 

The aim of this online course is to help you to identify, understand and verbalise your skills and competencies. The better you know the different aspects of your competencies, the better you will be able to verbalise and communicate your skills to others and connect to exactly those career opportunities that inspire you.

The course takes place on an online platform and contains independent studying and includes a broad array of exercises. You may complete the exercises independently and set your own schedule. During the course, you will receive guidance from TEK's career coaches, and if you wish, you can network with other TEK members participating on the course. The course is intended to help you utilise your personal expertise in a more effective way when looking for a job or planning your career, for example.

The online course will begin on Monday, October 5th, 2020, and includes four modules. A new module will open for your use every week.

  • Week 1. What are Skills and Competencies? and Competencies Identified by Others
  • Week 2. Looking to the Future
  • Week 3. Verbalising Your Skills and Competencies
  • Week 4. What's next?


The course ends on Friday, October 30th, 2020. However, the course materials will be at your disposal until November 27th, 2020, so you will ample opportunity to familiarize yourself with the content. 

To participate, you only need a computer device that is connected to the Internet. The course is also accessible on mobile devices. 

The course accommodates a limited number of participants. Places will be filled in the order of registration.


For more information on the online course, please contact eva.lindstrom(ät)tek.fi (eva.lindstrom(ät)tek.fi)