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Courses Offered


1.     Regular Courses for FLS of HPFD:-

(a)    18 Months Course for Newly Recruited  Range Forest Officers , Sponsored by DFE   Dehradun, Govt. of India.

(b)    In – Service Training of Forest Guards of 5 ½  months duration. 

(c)    Induction Courses for newly recruited Forest Guards. 45 days. 

(d)   03 Weeks Orientation Course for newly recruited Forest Guards.

(e)    9 Weeks Core Forestry Course newly recruited Forest Guards.

(f)    6 Weeks Advance Course newly recruited Forest Guards.

 2.  Short Term  specialized Courses for HPFD and other Departments/ Boards/ Corporations/ Projects and outside the state.

 Customized Trainings offered by FTI Sundernagar to HPFD, HPFSC/other Departments /Projects/ Boards/community members etc.:-

1.            Training of Trainers
2.            Zoo management
3.            Gender sensitization
4.            Micro-planning
5.            Forest Accounts
6.            Wild –Life Census
7.            Forest Fire Prevention
8.            Management & Conservation of NTFP/Medicinal herbs
9.            Watershed Management.
10.          Participatory Resource Management Techniques.
11.         Formation & Management of Self Help Groups.
12.         Nature Awareness Training Camps.
13.         Orientation course for Forest Guards, Dy. Ranger of Forest Dept.& H. P. Forest Corporation.
14.        Orientation Course for Promoted Range Forest officers.
15.        Field Forestry Fundamentals for Forest Workers.
16.        Capacity building training to Para-Accountants/Motivators/ Facilitators  of Mid- Himalayan Watershed Development Project.
17.        Computer Training for Ministerial Staff in MS Office.
18.        Orientation Courses for HPFS and RFOs.
19.        Forestry Training Centre can design & conduct customized and tailor made courses  study needs of the funding agency.

Teaching Method applied :-

  • Classroom Lecture/Participatory sessions.
  • Group Discussions.
  • Practical Demonstrations.
  • Video Projections.
  • Power Point Presentations.
  • Field visits.

Training Aids available:-

  • LCD Projectors.
  • OHP..
  • Flip Charts.
  • VCR/T.V./Video Projector
  • Computers.
  • A Small Trainees library.
  • Printed lecture notes in the form of carry Home Booklets.

Other Facilities:-  Following facilities are available at FTC Sundernagar

  • Volleyball Ground
  • Badminton Ground
  • T.T. Room
  • T.V. in mess.
  • Drinking R.O. filtered Water  is available.

Faculty :-

                                    Permanent :- FTI is providing training with the help of experienced faculty members. Director, Deputy Directors  ,  Astt.  Directors and Physical Training Instructor are responsible to provide trainings .


Guest faculty:-         To make training more effective and interesting, experts within and outside the department are regularly invited to  deliver special lectures. The Training Institute also invites faculty officers/ officials as per requirement of training.  

Campus infrastructure :-

            The Institute is having capacity of training  60 persons at a time in a specialized /short term courses. The rates of the training are approved rates of NRMTDS “ This training Institute  has the capacity to run two courses simultaneously 30 participants”

 Computers Lab  :    The institute is having the latest Computer Lab with 32 PCs having latest OS and Internet connection . The Courses/training are also conducted in Computer Applications also.

Parking for vehicles : The Institute is having its own parking for Parking Vehichles of Trainees.