International ice hockey academy based in Finland

FHA - KETTERA | Finland Hockey Academy - KETTERA: international ice hockey academy in Finland with full board for players from 16 to 20 years old

Structure of FHA


  • Academy’s partnership with professional hockey club Imatran Ketterä
  • Year-around professional hockey training program
  • Individual approach and trainings by positions on the ice
  • Daily trainings on ice and in the gym
  • High competitive league level
  • 40+ games per season
  • Fourther opportunity to play for a U20 or senior team of Imatran Ketterä


  • Tactical workshops and games breakdown
  • Individual strenght & conditioning development program for each player
  • Teambuilding & leadership training
  • The possibility of combining studies in Finland with studies in your own country


  • Comfortable accommodation in a dorm with 4 people per a team house
  • 24/7 control by the administration
  • Life and health insurance
  • Space for self-study and learning
  • Walking distance to the entire infrastructure of the academy
  • High speed internet
  • Active leisure (outdoor hockey, picnics with the team, excursions)

Finland Hockey Academy - Kettera

International Ice Hockey Academy in Finland with full board for players from 16 to 20 years old.

Academy is created in the partnership with Imatran Ketterä professional hockey club.

The goal of the academy is to develop and prepare players for professional hockey as well as preparing future prospects for Imatran Ketterä senior roster.

Academy’s team is a part of Suomi-Sarja U19 championship. The roster consists of 16 international players and 10 local players from Finland.

Tuition and fees

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Facts about Finland

Finland is one of the safest countries in the world
Finland ranks in the top 10 countries in the world with the best healthcare
The people of Finland are recognized as the happiest in the world (according to the UN 2018 ranking)
Finland ranks 6th in the world in terms of higher education

Location of the academy

The Academy is located in Imatra, Finland.

Imatra is situated in an area of outstanding natural beauty with 26.000 inhabitants in joyful South-East Finland with quality of life to offer.

Academy is located in a safe and beautiful area surrounded by Finnish nature.

Gold medal in winter olympics 2022 IIHF world champions 2019 Number of players in NHL from Finland 41 Number of professional hockey leagues in Finland 5


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