EDUCATION

UEF Education Facilities


At the moment the following trainee opportunities are offered to students and foresters from UEF member organisations:



  GermanyPASSED

Where:Kastellaun Rheinland-Pfaltz,
Offered by:UEF and Rhineland-Palatinate State Forest Service, in cooperation with SDW Protection society for German forests
Offered for:Students in Forestry
When:09 Jul - 17 Jul 2016
What:

Information for the workcamp excursion week 2016

09. July – 17. July in the Forestry Office Kastellaun

The intention of the workcamp excursion week is to get to know together with young forestry people from many

different countries the forest and the forestry conditions in Rheinland-Pfalz and Germany, to exchange

information and experiences and to get to know the region and people with the same interests.

 As program are planed forestry excursions and events to the following themes:

Getting to know the woods of Rheinland-Pfalz and Germany, general forestry in Rheinland-Pfalz and Germany,

methods and aims of woodland management illustrated by chosen examples, natural forestry methods and new

cultivation models, geology, natural conservation in Germany, environmental education and public relations

work.

 The group:

Forestry students from different countries will take part in the workcamp excursion week.

 Board and lodging:

The accommodation is free and will be in the “Wald-Jugendheim Kolbenstein”, a former forester house in the

middle of the forest which is used today as a forest youth hostel. The house is self-catering, that is, the

group will cater for themselves. A kitchen is available equipped with cooking facilities and crockery and

cutlery. All needed equipment will be offered by the forestry office.

 Arrival:

You can reach us by train via Boppard station, by plane (Frankfurt airport, Cologne/Bonn or Frankfurt-Hahn)

or by car.

Are you interested in taking part in the workcamp excursion week in Kastellaun??

The conditions for a participation are:

 Studies in forestry. The studies should not be completed!!

 Knowledge in German or English

Please fill up the application form and send your application papers by e-mail or post to the forestry office

Kastellaun

Some more informationes and application forms you can find under:

http://www.wald-rlp.de > Lernen u. Erleben > Workcamp Kastellaun

 

Costs:
Contact person:Christoph Mayer [christoph.mayer(at)wald-rlp.de]
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Info website:http://www.wald-rlp.de


  PolandPASSED

Where:Antonin Forest District, middle-west Poland,
Offered by:UEF, Polish State Forests, Polish Association of Foresters and Wood Technologists SITLiD
Offered for:students of forestry faculties
When:17 Jul - 31 Jul 2015
What:

The International Forestry Workcamp 2015 in Poland!

17-31. July 2015

In this year Union of European Foresters has decided to organize annual International Forestry Workcamp in Poland.

In cooperation with Polish State Forests National Holding and Polish Association of Foresters and Wood Technologists (SITLiD), we have an offer for students of forestry faculties, to meet in Antonin Forest District (Rychtalskie Forest Promotional Complex), middle-west Poland.

Participants can take part in practical forestry work in the biggest EU forest national holding, exchange information and experiences, get to know each other and strengthen international cooperation.
You can help us in the Summer inventory of red deer’s, night counting of butterflies, simple work in forest protection, etc.

Alongside work in the forestry districts, where participants can receive experience in forestry practice, in the programme there are also field trips with various themes. These trips will help participants to get to know the people and the culture of the region.

In two neighbouring, renovated old buildings with nice rooms including bathrooms and kitchens we have accommodation for 15 people. Area is located in the park, close to the wood-hunting palace that comes from XIXth century. There is also an office of Antonin Forest District nearby.

We provide you with 3 meals. Service is nice and professional.

Close to this place you can find lake area, thousands hectares of forests, Natura 2000 bird area, nature reserves, etc.
Participants have at one’s disposal bicycles, bonfire place.

For the duration of the work camp each participant will receive a total 190 Euro pocket money.

UEF supports at least two participants by a travel expenses subsidy, which can be requested through the national UEF member organizations.

Students must speak English.

Transportation will be given from Wroclaw International Airport or from Ostrów Wielkopolski railway station.

If you have any questions and any other comments please send e-mail to Mr Adam CałkaHead of Antonin Forest District adam.calka@poznan.lasy.gov.pl

In order to register, please fill in the registration form.

We expect your registrations to the Workcamp not later, than 10th of June.

 

We are waiting for YOU!

See you in Poland!

Costs:
Contact person:Adam Całka [adam.calka(at)poznan.lasy.gov.pl]
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Info website:european-foresters.eu


  GermanyPASSED

Where:Kastellaun forest district,
Offered by:UEF and Rhineland-Palatinate State Forest Service
Offered for:Finnish students
When:12 Apr - 15 Apr 2015
What:

 

Fieldtrip 12.4. - 15.4.2013    
Forestry and Climate Change    
           
date day main theme time programme location
12/04/2015 Sunday   19:26 arrival Hahn airport
        transfer  to Haus Funtasie
13/04/2015 Monday forest 07:30 breakfast Haus Funtasie
    production 08:15 fast growing, high quality silviculture area Kastellaun
      13:00 lunch Königsbacher Brewery (Koblenz)
      14.30 shopping Koblenz
      17:00 departure from Koblenz Koblenz
      18:00 dinner/ evening vinery yard Boppard
14/04/2015 Tuesday windmills on forest stands 07:30 breakfast Haus Funtasie
      08:30 storm damage event trail forest office Kastellaun
      09:30 introduction into the topic Kastellaun
      10:30 windmills in the forest Faas 
      12:30 lunch Haus Funtasie
      14:00 windmills in the forest Ellern
      17:00 House of local history  Kastellaun
      19:00 dinner Kastellaun or Beller Bahnhof
15/04/2015 Wednesday nature education 07:00 breakfast Haus Funtasie
      08:00 departure from Funtasie  
      08:30 nature education by foresters forest house Kolbenstein
      10:30 departure to airport  
      inbetween snack/ lunch at airport
Costs:
Contact person:Michael Diemer []
Info website:


  GermanyPASSED

Where:Kastellaun
Offered by:Landesforsten Rheinland-Pfalz in cooperation with UEF and SDW
Offered for:Students of Forestry
When:05 Jul - 03 Aug 2014
What:

The annual Forestry Work Camp will be held again. (For special information please have a look to the website).

Costs:

For the duration of the work camp each participant will receive a total of up to 350 Euro pocket money. UEF supports at least two participants by a travel expenses subsidy, which can be requested through the national UEF member organizations.

Contact person:Christoph Mayer, Forstamt Kastellaun [Christoph.Mayer(at)wald-rlp.de]
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Info website:http://www.wald-rlp.de/index.php?id=397&L=2


  GermanyPASSED

Where:Kastellaun
Offered by:Landesforsten Rheinland-Pfalz in cooperation with UEF and SDW
Offered for:Students of Forestry
When:02 Jul - 31 Jul 2011
What:

Even this year the annually Forestry Work Camp is held again. (For special information please have a look to the website).

Costs:

For the duration of the work camp each participant will receive a total of up to 350 Euro pocket money. UEF supports at least two participants by a travel expenses subsidy, which can be requested through the national UEF member organizations.

Contact person:Christoph Mayer, Forstamt Kastellaun [Christoph.Mayer(at)wald-rlp.de]
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Info website:http://www.wald-rlp.de/index.php?id=397&L=2


  GermanyPASSED

Where:Kastellaun
Offered by:Landesforsten Rheinland-Pfalz in cooperation with UEF and SDW
Offered for:Students of Forestry
When:03 Jul - 01 Aug 2010
What:

Forestry Work Camp (For special information please have a look to the website).

Costs:

For the duration of the work camp each participant will receive a total of up to 350 Euro pocket money. UEF supports at least two participants by a travel expenses subsidy, which can be requested through the national organizations.

Contact person:Christoph Mayer, Forstamt Kastellaun [Christoph.Mayer(at)wald-rlp.de]
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Info website:http://www.wald-rlp.de/index.php?id=397&L=2


  GermanyPASSED

Where:Kastellaun
Offered by:Landesforsten, UEF and SDW
Offered for:Students of Forestry
When:04 Jul - 02 Aug 2009
What:

Even this year the annually Forestry Work Camp is held again. (For special information please have a look to the website)

Costs:

For the duration of the work camp each participant will receive a total of up to 350 Euro pocket money. UEF supports at least two participants by a travel expenses subsidy, which can be requested through the national organizations.

Contact person:Christoph Mayer, Forstamt Kastellaun [Christoph.Mayer(at)wald-rlp.de]
*replace 'at' and brackets with '@'
Info website:http://www.wald-rlp.de/index.php?id=397&L=2


  GermanyPASSED

Where:Kastellaun
Offered by:Landesforsten Rheinland-Pfalz
Offered for:Students
When:08 Jul - 06 Aug 2006
What:

Forestry Work Camp

Costs:

For the duration of the work camp, each participant will receive a total of up to €350 pocket money.

Contact person:Christoph Mayer, Forstamt Kastellaun [Christoph.Mayer(at)wald-rlp.de]
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Info website:http://www.wald-rlp.de/index.php?id=397&L=2


  GermanyPASSED

Where:Boppard
Offered by:Landesforsten Rheinland-Pfalz
Offered for:Students
When:17 Jul - 08 Aug 2004
What:

Forestry Work Camp (For special information please have a look to the website).

Costs:

For the duration of the work camp, each participant will receive a total of up to €350 pocket money.

Contact person:Christoph Mayer, Forstamt Kastellaun [Christoph.Mayer(at)wald-rlp.de]
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Info website:http://www.european-foresters.eu


  GermanyPASSED

Where:Kastellaun
Offered by:Landesforsten Rheinland-Pfalz in cooperation with UEF and SDW
Offered for:Students of Forestry
When:20 Jul 2005 - 20 Aug 2003
What:
Costs:

For the duration of the work camp each participant will receive a total of up to 350 Euro pocket money. UEF supports at least two participants by a travel expenses subsidy, which can be requested through the national UEF member organizations.

Contact person:Christoph Mayer, Forstamt Kastellaun [Christoph.Mayer(at)wald-rlp.de]
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Info website:http://www.wald-rlp.de/index.phpid=397L=2


  CyprusPASSED

Where:Cyprus Forestry College
Offered by:Cyprus Association of Professional Foresters
Offered for:Forest trainees and students
When:01 Oct - 31 Oct 2002
What:

Preliminary program of work:

  • Visits to project of College Forest and other forest areas
  • Nursery works
  • Maintenance of roadside plantations
  • Maintenance of picnic and adventure trails
  • Fire protection activities
Costs:

Accomodation (at College):

Food (at College):

 

CY £6 per person per night

Breakfast           CY £ 0,75
Lunch                CY £ 1,25
Dinner                CY £ 1,25

(Note: 1 Cyprus pound is equivalent to 1,74 Euro)
Contact person:Christos Alexandrou [forcollege(at)cytanet.com.cy]
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Info website:


  PolandPASSED

Where:Antonin Forest District, middle-west Poland
Offered by:Stowarzyszenie Inzynierow i Technikow Lesnictwa i Drzewnictwa
Offered for:
When: -
What:
Costs:

Based on "0"-income - accomodation and travel in Poland covered by SITLID

Contact person: []
Info website: