Arffman Consulting Oy


Arffman Consulting has delivered training services on national level since 1993. We are a private owned company with a strong emphasis on development and piloting new solutions.

Our track record is excellent and today we are the leading service provider on immigrant integration training in Finland – specialized in distant learning and e-learning pedagogy.

We have about 200 experts working all over Finland and the turnover for 2016 is 9,1 million Euros.Bureau_Veritas.svg Our operations are audited and we follow ISO9001 quality procedures. We’re also a proud member of  Worlddidac, the global trade association for the educational resources industry.

In recent years, the company has been growing steadily. In September 2017, our service portfolio expanded when Arffman Group acquired the education and training company Primetieto Oy. (Press Relese 26/09/2017)

Download our brochure here.




In all our trainings we have two supporting goals in mind; the needs of the learner and the frame of the curriculum. In the following You will find more in depth description of what we do and how we work.

Empowering EMMA Math

  • Empowering method for math teachers and children in preschool and primary school
  • Finnish classroom tested method how to successfully train teachers and every children in to learn math in a new and novel way
  • U.S. patent pending learning tools

Download EMMA Math brochure here.



Sustainable development

  • Training of sustainable solutions
  • Sustainable attitude building in trainings.

Download Green Life brochure here.


Training programs for teachers

  • On-the-job-training for teachers of didactics
  • Assessment and evaluation training (transparency and consistency of assessments and evaluation)
  • On-line training and on-line learning competences and processes
  • Development of tailor made solution for company trainings

Immigrant integration training

  • Finland’s biggest provider of integration training for adult immigrants
  • More than 300 training events for immigrants since 1999: 

    • Preliminary surveys
    • Reading and writing skills
    • Integration training (classroom and online training)
    • Integration training + vocational training
    • Continuation-level language training
    • National Certificate of Language Proficiency (YKI tests)


Employment focused solutions

  • Competence training towards employment to dedicated profession
  • Work society and culture skills training for ensuring successful collaboration at work place

Labour market training

  • Vocational training of adults
  • Work society and culture skills training for ensuring successful collaboration at work place
  • Employee and company training for inclusion of immigrants

Integration of gamification

  • What gamification is and what it is not
  • Gamification in everyday didactics
  • Gamification in improving impact of pedagogical processes

Download Integration and on-the-job training brochure here.







Distance and e-learning solutions

  • Hybrid models combining class room and e-learning solution
  • E-learning systems built solely on web based systems, utilising mostly freeware programs

Financing solutions

(Social Impact Bond – structure)

  • Building a new way of funding for education and training
  • Responsibility as the driver of execution




Classroom solutions

  • Standard training in class rooms.
  • There are different in-day structures (contact learning on a daily base vary from 4 to 7 hours)
  • Methods include using of computers, drama, gamification etc.


For further information please contact

Mr. Jari Arffman
Chairman of the board

Mr. Jouni Lukkarinen

Mr. Risto Rantala


Mannerheimintie 160,
00300 Helsinki,
puh: +358 44 744 1190

Business ID: FI20606333