Indonesian TCA Certificate

Terrestrial Carbon Accounting Certificate program in Indonesia

Dates for 2018: 27 August to 8 September 2018

Duration: 12 days (Monday to Saturday)

Location: Bogor, West Java, Indonesia

Hosted and taught by: Bogor Agricultural University (IPB) Indonesia

National partner: the Center for Climate Risk and Opportunity Management Southeast Asia and Pacific (CCROM)

Description: The Terrestrial Carbon Accounting Certificate program is an intensive session to comprehensively instruct learners in the advanced skills needed to effective measure, report, and manage emissions and removals in the forest and land-use sector. The program in Indonesia has been designed in consultation with government to emphasize the skills, methodologies, and examples that will prepare learners for technical TCA work in Indonesia with the government or for private sector compliance. The program designers have worked in close consultation with the Government of Indonesia to support the country’s National Communications to the UNFCCC, and have firsthand familiarity with the technical skills and processes employed. The instructors for each course are highly-published and well-respected academics in the course area. Includes special lectures by current and former high-level-officials from the Government of Indonesia. The program applies advanced pedagogy and “hybrid” learning approaches for maximum impact. The competency-based program is career-focused and includes a professional development for Certificate recipients.

 

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PROGRAM INFORMATION

Courses:

  1. Science and Policy Context
  2. GIS/Remote Sensing
  3. 2006 IPCC Guidelines and Land Classification
  4. Data Collection and Field Methods
  5. Statistics for Terrestrial Carbon Accounting
  6. Communication of Results

 

Price: IDR 10,000,000

 

Fieldwork: The In Class Lectures will be for 9 days, located at the IPB Graduate School in Bogor. The Field Work trip will be for 3 days and 3 nights located in Gunung Walat, Sukabumi.

 

Scholarships:  CCROM will provide partial scholarships for maximum of 15 participants (first come, first serve). Scholarship participants only needs to pay half of the training price (IDR 5,000,000). Selection of scholarship candidates will be very selective, based on competitive basis and background of the candidates.

 

Training Fees Includes:

  • Course tuition fees
  • Examination fees
  • Registration fees
  • Fieldwork fees
  • Seminar Kit & Certificates
  • In Class training – Foods (2x coffee break and lunch) during in-class lecturer for 9 days in Graduate School IPB
  • Fieldwork – Lodging, transport and foods (coffee break, lunch, dinner) for 3 days and 3 nights stay during fieldwork activities in Gunung Walat

 

Training Fees Do Not Include:

  • Accommodation and Transport during 9 days In Class training

 

Accreditation anticipated by: IPB, The Carbon Institute

 

Pre-requisites:

GENERAL PARTICIPANTS

  • A current résumé or curriculum vitae (CV) and latest pictures
  • Maximum 45 years old and mid-level career
  • Complete online Registration Form: https://goo.gl/forms/PIqTCafpq55c7TGo2
  • Letter of recommendation from your Supervisor or Dean/Head of Department for students, including statement of commitment to participate in 2 weeks training
  • Have a background in environmental, biological, forestry
  • Have basic knowledge of (a) basic GIS/remote sensing and (b) math and statistics
  • Able to communicate in English (Speaking, writing, and listening)

 

SCHOLARSHIP STUDENTS

  • Meet all requirements and qualifications stated on General Participants
  • Provide latest scanned copy of your transcript. Please ensure that all transcripts are readable and properly scanned.
  • Applicants must include an essay of 500-700 words that clearly states their purpose and plan in undertaking a certificate program in Bahasa Indonesia or English. The essay must be written by the applicant. Any essay found to have been written by anyone other than the applicant, or plagiarized from other published materials, will be withdrawn from consideration.
  • Interview process.

 

 

Instructors:

Course Instructor
Science and Policy Context Prof. Dr. Ir. Rizaldi Boer, M.Sc (coordinator)

Dr. Ir. Nur Masripatin, M.For.Sc

Dr. Ir. Upik Rosalina, DEA

Dr. Ir. Tania June, M.Sc

Dr. Ir. R.A. Belinda Arunawati Margono, M.Sc

Ir. Hari Wibowo

Carbon Modeling through GIS/Remote Sensing Prof. Dr. Ir. Lilik Budi Prasetyo, M.Sc (coordinator)

Dr. Ir. Muhammad Ardiansyah

Dr. Drs. Bambang Dwi Dasanto, M.Si

Dr. I Putu Santikayasa, M.Sc

Dr. Ir. Solichin Manuri

Adi Rakhman, M.Si

Anter Parulian Situmorang, SP

Delon Marthinus, S.Si, M.Sc

2006 IPCC Guidelines and Land Classification Dr. Ir. Muhammad Ardiansyah (coordinator)

Prof. Dr. Ir. Rizaldi Boer, M.Sc

Dr. I Wayan Susi Dharmawan, M.Sc

Dr. Ir. Teddy Rusolono, MS

Dr. Ir. Solichin Manuri

Delon Marthinus, S.Si, M.Sc

Arif Budiman, M.Sc

Gito Sugih Immanuel, S.Si

Field Methods and Data Collection Dr. Ir. Teddy Rusolono, MS (coordinator)

Dr. Tatang Tiryana, S.Hut, M.Sc

Dr. Ir. Lailan Syaufina, M.Sc

Prof. Dr. Ir. Fahmuddin Agus, M.Sc

Dr. Ir. Muhdin, M.Sc.F. Trop

Dr. I Wayan Susi Dharmawan, M.Sc

Dr. Ir. Solichin Manuri

Muhammad Ridwan, S.Hut

Arif Budiman, M.Sc

TCA Statistics Dr. Paian Sianturi (coordinator)

Dr. Tatang Tiryana, S.Hut, M.Sc

Dr. Ir. Teddy Rusolono, MS

Prof. Dr. Ir. Rizaldi Boer, M.Sc

Dr. Ir. Muhdin, M.Sc.F. Trop

Analysis and Communication of Results Prof. Dr. Ir. Rizaldi Boer, M.Sc (coordinator)

Dr. Ir. Nur Masripatin, M.For.Sc

Dr. Ir. Upik Rosalina, DEA

Dr. Ir Tania June, M.Sc

Dr. Ir. R.A. Belinda Arunawati Margono, M.Sc

Ir. Hari Wibowo

 

Application process:

    • Registration (first come, first serve) from 1 June – 20 July 2018
    • Selection process: 21 – 30 July 2018
    • Acceptance announcement on 1 August 2018
    • Confirmation of participation from 2 – 7 August 2018
    • Administration and training fees from 8 August – 15 August 2018
    • Training schedule from 27 August – 8 September 2018

 

Additional for scholarship students:

    • Interview for scholarship students from 21 – 30 July 2018 by online interview

 

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The application process will be by Online Application. All required documents must be submitted together through online application at https://goo.gl/forms/PIqTCafpq55c7TGo2