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A Look Inside IGNFA Training with Yash Kale

IFS officer Yash Kale's interview reveals the rigorous training at IGNFA, diverse experiences, and ecological realities faced by probationers
Indian Masterminds Stories

If you’re curious about the life of an Indian Forest Service (IFS) probationer, look no further! In a recent interview with Indian Masterminds, IFS officer Yash Kale offered a detailed glimpse into the rigorous training program at the Indira Gandhi National Forest Academy (IGNFA). 

Watch the video here- 

WHY IFS? 

Mr. Kale’s passion for the IFS shines through as he explains his motivations for choosing this career path. He shares his inspirations and what drew him to this vital service. Having secured an impressive All India Rank (AIR) 22 in the 2022 UPSC IFS exam, he’s well-positioned to shed light on the intricacies of IFS training.

THE INTRICATE WORLD OF IFS TRAINING 

The interview delves into the complexities of the IFS probationer program at IGNFA. Kale provides insights into the daily routine of a trainee, giving viewers a sense of the demanding yet fulfilling schedule.

BEYOND THE CLASSROOM 

The program goes beyond theoretical knowledge. The officer talks about the diverse attachments probationers undergo, including stints at prestigious institutions like IIM Lucknow, IMA Dehradun, the Indian Parliament, and the National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI).

The path to becoming an IFS officer isn’t easy. Mr. Kale discusses the various tests, field visits, and treks that probationers must navigate. 

ECOLOGICAL REALITIES 

The interview also touched upon the ecological realities that surprised him during his training. This suggests the program offers opportunities to confront environmental issues head-on, fostering a deeper understanding of the challenges faced by our ecosystems.

Mr. Kale also addresses the crucial question of how conservation and development can work hand-in-hand, a topic of significant importance in today’s world.

This interview provides a captivating look into the world of IFS probationers. It highlights the dedication, diverse experiences, and challenges that shape these future guardians of India’s forests.


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