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Government of India,

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Entrance & Training Rules for SFS Officers - 2004

Entrance & Training Rules for Range Officers - 2004

  • Rules
  • Course Contents
  • Rules
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Guidelines for Training of Foresters & Forest Guards – 2004


               Annexure-I (Course Contents for Foresters)

               Annexure-II (Course Contents for Forest Guards)

                       Annexure-III (Infrastructure Required)

                       Annexure-IV (Special Courses)

                       Annexure-V (Institutes)

Important Circulars

      Refresher courses revised rates


v      Vacancy Circular April 2015

Staff Position of the Directorate

JICA Project Corner

Proceedings on Conf. held under JICA Project

2010.4 Conf. on State Level Training Needs & Challenges

2010.5 Conf. on Evaluation and Remodelling of In-service Training for SFS Officers

2011.5 Brainstorming Conf. on Improving In-service Training Modules for SFS Officers

2011.7 Needs & Challenges of State level Training

2010.12 Conf. on Designing Appropriate In-service Training Modules for SFS Officers

PTM WS Proceedings 23 Feb, 2012

Improved Training Modules for In-service SFS Officers (Theme Based) Updated Jan’ 2013

*         01 General Refresher Course

*         02 Training of Trainers

*         03 Human Resource Management

*         04 Legal Issues in Forestry

*         05 Wildlife Management

*         06 Community Forestry & JFM


Short Term Training Courses for Frontline Staff (Deputy Rangers/Foresters/Forest Guards) sanctioned in different States

Training Programme for “Combating Desertification and Climate Change” for participants from African member countries of India-Africa forum w.e.f. 21-10-2012 to 03-11-2012 and 17-02-2013 to 02-03-2013 at CASFOS, Dehradun

Registration- Form (PDF format) Programme Details (PDF format)

Registration- Form (Word format click here) Programme Details (Word format click here)


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