Kouvola Region College provides initial vocational training further training and apprenticeship training in over sixty different professions. It has 3,400 students and approximately 260 members of staff. Changes in the labour market have a direct impact on the college's education programmes. Kouvola Region College reacts swiftly to new demands on the economic market and changes on the labour market have direct impact on the college's education programmes. The college has a long experience of national and international cooperation.
Every year the college sends about 100 students abroad on work placements and receives about 70 students from various European countries. The field of hotel and restaurant services is among the most popular among applicants to the college. This department is also involved in skills competitions and is very interested in international co-operation and student mobilities.