Tampere Vocational College Tredu is a regional upper secondary level college in Finland's second-largest city region. The City of Tampere is the official education provider under which Tampere Vocational College Tredu operates. The college in its current form is rather new as former Tampere College and Pirkanmaa Educational Consortium were united 1.1.2013. Although, the roots of Vocational Colleges in Tampere date back to the 1890s.
There are approximately 12 500 basic vocational qualification students, 1800 further qualification students, 1200 specialist qualification students. Around 500 students take part in preparatory training, and yearly, over 1700 persons are participating in other types of training arranged by Tredu with its 1000 staff members. This all makes Tredu the second-largest vocational college in Finland.