The Kotka Education Centre offers many hobby and study opportunities in Kotka and Karhula. Activities include a children’s visual arts school and different exercise groups.
The Hamina Adult Education Centre offers hobbies to people specifically interested in languages, music, exercise and arts and crafts. Besides Hamina, the centre also organises courses in Miehikkälä and Virolahti. The Music Institute of Kotkan organises basic education in music in Kotka and Hamina.