Training Department of KFRI offers specialized training courses in tropical forestry to meet the requirement of various stakeholders. KFRI is an approved training centre of the Ministry of Environment Forests, Government of India for the compulsory training courses and workshops for the officers of the Indian Forest Service. Various State forest departments also have sponsored candidates for several training courses in the past. Overseas participants from Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, China, Nepal, Ethiopia and Uganda have attended different training courses.
Training facility has modern lecture hall, seminar hall, meeting room and computer hall with internet facility. Accommodation is provided in the International Guest House having modern facilities.
Ongoing Research Projects
- Productivity and growth studies on sympodial bamboos and establishment of a monopodial Bambusetum
- Strengthening and enriching Institute Central Nursery
- Seed handling in selected forest tree species and medicinal herbs of Kerala
- Establishment of a Greeb Belt and Mosaic Planting for Phytoremediation at Campus of Nitta Gelatin Korattyt
- Evalution of indigenous methods of nursery techniques for medicinal plants
- BTSG - Training
Ongoing Extension Projects
- Training Course on Modern Trends in Forest Research
- Capacity building of field staff of Kerala Forest Department in Forestry and Forest Management
Contact: Head of the Department
Kerala Forest Research Institute
Peechi 680653, Thrissur, Kerala, INDIA