Forestry Mechanization Specialist programme

Vocational training with final vocational exam leading to certificate of qualification. This is a three-year full-time programme. Graduates with this qualification can find jobs as specialists in forest nurseries, founding and renewing forests, forest protection, lumbering, wood sorting, manipulation with and concentration of wood as well as in lumber yards, sawmills,

lumber transport and collecting seeds from tall trees. Graduates can also work as Mechanization Specialists of forest cableways, tractor drivers and harvester operators. Our school is the only one in the Czech Republic and Slovakia that provides training for operators of timber harvester vehicles. The school owns a simulator of timber harvester technologies and wood transport vehicles, which makes it one of the top educational institutions of its kind in Europe. Student accommodation and teaching facilities are situated in Svoboda nad Úpou. As part of the programme students obtain tractor driving licence and have the option to obtain car and lorry licence.

  • 41-56-H/01 Forestry Mechanization Specialist
  • 3-year vocational programme