Update 7th May 2020: Course under review. As soon as we have confirmed information on the possibility of holding the course on the advertised dates we will contact participants. It is possible that some participants will be unable to make the course. If you would like to be considered for a reserve place please email an expression of interest.
Hosts: TAMK Tampere University of Applied Sciences
Course Dates: 30 August to 6 September 2020
Application Deadline: 2nd March but course oversubscribed
Preparation Meeting Date: 13 August 2020
Aims & Themes: exploring conservation, urban and commercial forestry in Finland; forestry education; hunting; ecology of mires and peatlands; skill sharing with Finnish forestry students
Draft Itinerary: the course details will be finalised when the participants are selected. Arrival Tampere; the course will be centered around Tampere University & will include a presentation from Scottish participants to Finnish students; there will be visits to conservation, commercial and urban forest & a national park, Seitseminen or Helventinjarvi National Parks.
Click here to download the full NET course list for 2020.
Click here to download the NET 5 2020 application form. (SNH staff are very
welcome to email an expression of interest but they must complete their own internal HR process before submitting an application form)