Mr. Kapil Kumar Joshi
IFS - Director, CCF
Our first Prime Minister Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru truly said- “Training is expensive. Without training it’s more expensive.”

As a matter of fact training is a tool for increasing manpower productivity. It’s a learning experience in that it seeks a relatively permanent change in an individual that will improve his / her ability to perform to on the job. It involves changing of skills, attitude and knowledge.
Administration

The administration of the academy is headed by an officer of the Indian Forest Services (IFS), of the rank of Chief Conservator of Forests (CCF).

Number of Deputy Directors, both from Indian Forest Services as well as Provincial Forest Service, and Assistant Directors serve under him for the smooth functioning of administrative as well as academic works of the academy. Apart from these, academy has some other faculty members for imparting training to the trainees. Team of clerical staff, Range Officers, Foresters and Forest Guards carry out other day to day functions of the academy.


Organizational Structure

Faculty Members

Mr. Kapil Kumar Joshi
Designation- Chief Conservator of Forests
Position- Director
Phone-
E-mail address- forestrytraining_academy@rediffmail.com
Previous Posting- Conservator of Forests, Uttarakhand
Area of specialization- Human Resource Management
Mr. Ashok Kumar Mahar
Designation- Deputy Director (CF)
Position- Deputy Director, UFTA
Phone- -
E-mail address- -
Previous Posting- Silviculturist Sal Reason, Haldwani
Area of specialization- Training
Mr.Praveen Kumar Sharma
Designation- Deputy Director
Position- Deputy Director, UFTA
Phone- -
E-mail address- -
Previous Posting- Uttarakhand Forest Development Corporation
Area of specialization- Training
Mr. D.C Mishra
Designation- ACF
Position- Assistant Director, UFTA
Phone- -
E-mail address- -
Previous Posting- Uttarakhand Forest Development Corporation
Area of specialization- Training
Mr. N.R. Arya
Designation- ACF
Position- Assistant Director , UFTA
Phone- -
E-mail address- -
Previous Posting- Deputy Secretary, Uttarakhand Forest Hospital Trust, Haldwani
Area of specialization- Training
Mr. R.C. Joshi
Designation- ACF
Position- Assistant Director
Phone- -
E-mail address- -
Previous Posting- Range Officer
Area of specialization- Training
Mr. Dangwal
Designation- ACF
Position- Assistant Director
Phone- -
E-mail address- -
Previous Posting- Range officer Uttarakhand Forestry Training Academy
Area of specialization- Training
Mr. Kailash Chandra Pathak
Designation- Draughtsman
Position- Draughtsman
Phone- 94111 02780
E-mail address- kpathak59@yahoo.com
Previous Posting- CF Office Faizabad, DFO Office M. Nagar, CCF Office Bareilly, DFO Office Bulandshahar, CF Office Fire Fighting Haldwani.
Area of specialization- Map of building, Estimates, RTI & Income Tax Calculation
Mr. Shekhar Chandra Pandey
Designation- Administrative Officer
Position- Administrative Officer
Phone- 94103 33305
E-mail address- -
Previous Posting- Silviculturist, Sal Region, Haldwani
Area of specialization- Office Management (Leaves, ACD, Pay, Retirement and TA Bills)
Mr. Pankaj Joshi
Designation- GIS Analyst
Position- Faculty/GIS Analyst
Phone- 94129 52524
E-mail address- Joshipankajufta@gmail.com
Previous Posting- GIS Tech SGO, Survey of India, Dehradun.
Area of specialization- GIS, Computer.
Dinesh Singh Rana
Designation- Organised Crew
Position- Organised Crew
Phone- 94111 02359
E-mail address- Dineshrana_123@rediffmail.com
Previous Posting- Modern Forest Fire Control Project, Haldwani, Silviculturist, Sal Region.
Area of specialization- Forest Fire Fighting Techniques.

Administrative Staff
Sl. No. Name Designation Phone/ Mobile
1.  Sri R. P. Pathak Chief Admin Officer -
2.  Sri Anand Singh Rana Sr. Admin. officer 99273 19938
3.  Sri Thakur Ram Sr. Personal Assistant 97613 37915
4.   Sri Harish Chandra Mahtoliya Administrative officer 94567 26468
5.  Sri Shekhar Chandra Pandey Administrative officer -
6.  Sri Jagat Singh Rawat Senior Assistant 96398 70712
7.  Sri Ram Singh Negi Senior Assistant 94105 13108
8.  Sri Govind Ballabh Joshi Senior Assistant 94111 02829
9.  Smt.Shabnam Parveen Senior Assistant 73517 33635
10.  Sri Suraj Senior Assistant -
11.  Smt.Mithlesh Junior Assistant 93597 66945
12.  Sri T.D. Tiwari Ranger -
13.  Sri Ishwari Dutt Pant Forester 94582 22545
14.  Sri Mahesh Chandra Nagila Forest Guard -
15.  Sri Dinesh Singh Rana Organized Crew 94111 02359
16.  Sri Pooran Chandra Driver 94123 34573
17.  Sri Gopal Singh Driver 97612 10502
18.  Sri Harish Singh Rana Driver 99271 31580
19.  Sri Pan Singh Negi Driver 99272 90550
20.  Sri Jeevan Singh Chaprasi 99175 32734
21.  Sri Nazim Irfan Chaprasi 94103 81357
22.  Sri Pratap Ram Chaukidar 96908 81137
23.  Smt.Bhagwati Devi Chaukidar 95462 34091
24.  Sri Jagat Singh Jamadar Orderly 94105 13108
25.  Sri Shiv Singh Orderly 94105 13151
26.  Sri Harish Chandra Bhatt Orderly 96396 34074
27.  Sri Rampal Orderly -
28.  Sri Govind Ram Orderly -
29.  Sri Om Prakash Sweeper 95462 34091
30.  Sri Jai Karan Sweeper 99274 19208
31.  Sri Subhash Lal Sweeper 97585 13460
32.  Sri Surendra Tewari Dakia -
33.  Sri Ganga Ram Mali -
34.  Sri Amim Ahmad Field Attendant 99272 09172

Convocation Ceremony for Range Officers Training Course 2011-2012 will be held on 5th Nov 2012 in auditorium of UFTA.

Self Defense Training is being organized for Forest Guard Training Course 2012 Second Session.

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