Nature Conservation Engineer

Together with E.C.O. Institute of Ecology we offer the academic education Nature Conservation Engineer (Naturschutzfachkraft). Please note that this certificate course is offered in German only.

 

Hands-on conservation issues

The one-year training focuses on hands-on conservation issues that occur on construction sites, on infrastructures and in the communal area. Participants amongst others are employees of construction companies, of the energy, raw materials and transport industry, from planning departments, nature conservation organizations as well as from the public administration.

A certificate is awarded after successfully completing the program.

„INNOVATIONSKRAFT und ERFINDERGEIST für NATURSCHUTZ“

The education Nature Conservation Engineer is an additional qualification to an existing profession. The education comprises an introductory part (e.g. nature conservation biology, nature conservation law, nature conservation professions), equipment knowledge and technology (e.g. telemetry, drones, geo-information) as well as a practical main part. There, central competences are shared and trained in the field.

For the final thesis, a small practical nature conservation project will be prepared, implemented and documented.

Cooperation

The education Nature Conservation Engineer is designed by a great number of lecturers. These come from different professional backgrounds and working areas.

For field trips, demonstration projects and final theses, we try to cooperate with companies, planners as well as with public administrations especially with municipalities.  

Information & Contact

Contact

Please contact us if you have any questions about your studies:

Mag.a Alexandra Liegl 
Head of Center For Further Education

+43 5 90500 4311
a.lieglfh-kaerntenat

Level of qualification
Academic Course

ECTS Credits
60

Training costs
€ 3.950,-

Duration of studies
4 modules

Class form
part-time

Language of instruction
German

Geplanter Starttermin: 25. Februar 2021
Bewerbungsfrist: 31. Jänner 2021

Nächste Info-Veranstaltung:
Datum: 21. Jänner 2021, 15:00 Uhr

Die Veranstaltung findet über Zoom statt: Folgen Sie hierzu diesem Link

Target & Content

The education Nature Conservation Engineer is an additional qualification to an existing profession. The education comprises an introductory part (e.g. nature conservation biology, nature conservation law, nature conservation professions), equipment knowledge and technology (e.g. telemetry, drones, geo-information) as well as a practical main part. There, central competences are shared and trained in the field.

For the final thesis, a small practical nature conservation project will be prepared, implemented and documented.

Cooperation

The education Nature Conservation Engineer is designed by a great number of lecturers. These come from different professional backgrounds and working areas.

For field trips, demonstration projects and final theses, we try to cooperate with companies, planners as well as with public administrations especially with municipalities.  

Organisation & Dates

The education program Nature Conservation Engineer takes one year and can be completed while working full-time. The course is structured in ten three-day seminars.

  • Start: October 2020
    Deadline for application: 31.08.2020

Sommersemester 2021
25.-27.02.2021
18.-20.03.2021
08.-10.04.2021
06.-08.05.2021
27.05.-29.05.2021
17.06.-19.06.2021

Wintersemester 2021
09.09.-11.09.2021
07.10.-09.10.2021
11.11.-13.11.2020
09.12.-11.12.2021
20.01.-22.01.2022
24.02.-25.02.2022 komm. Abschlussprüfung

 

    Goldene Unke

    Was ist die Auszeichnung der Goldene Unke?

    Innovationen im Naturschutz am Bau zu identifizieren und hervorzuheben ist das große Ziel dieser Auszeichnung. Der Wettbewerb wird dazu beitragen, gut gelungene Umsetzungen in der Branche zu würdigen. Der Wettbewerb soll Firmen dazu motivieren, Projekte naturnaher und -schonender umzusetzen und gelungene Projekte vor den Vorhang holen.

    Application

    Access requirements

    • Completed Bachelor degree
    • or: Matura plus four years of relevant work experience
    • or: completed relevant apprenticeship plus four years of relevant work experience
    • Required level of German language proficiency: B2

    For a registration we need:

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    Team

    FH-Prof. DI Dr. Martin Schneider
    Scientific management

    +43 5 90 500 5111
    m.schneiderfh-kaerntenat

    Villacher Straße 1
    9800 Spittal an der Drau

    Dr. Michael Jungmeier
    Nature conservation management

    E.C.O. Institut für Ökologie
    jungmeiere-c-oat

    Lakeside B07 b, 2. OG
    9020 Klagenfurt

    Mag.a Alexandra Liegl
    Lehrgangsmanagement

    +43 5 90500 4311
    a.lieglfh-kaerntenat

    Hauptplatz 12   
    9560 Feldkirchen in Kärnten

    Sonja Dietrichsteiner 
    Lehrgangsadministration

    +43 5 90500 4302
    s.dietrichsteinerfh-kaerntenat

    Hauptplatz 12
    9560 Feldkirchen in Kärnten