Future reindeer herders — mechanizers will practice in tundra and at the autodrome
15:30 3 сентября 2019
Категории: News in English
Yamal Polar Agro-economic Technical School enrolled students for the profession “reindeer herder – mechanizer” for the first time. The time of education on the basis of 11 forms will make 10 months, after the 9th form – 2 years 10 months. Graduates will receive the qualification “reindeer herder, driver of motor transport vehicles, driver of Trecol A2 and snowmobile A1”. The range of directions of professional training in this specialization is very wide.
It includes productive reindeer breeding, manufacturing, primary processing and storing of products of reindeer husbandry, manufacturing, servicing, operating and repairing of tools and equipment of reindeer husbandry, operating and technical servicing of motor transport vehicles. This information was given to a correspondent of the news agency “Sever-Press” by the head of the technical school Vadim Osipov.
As he underlines, the young people necessarily will go to tundra, will travel together with experienced reindeer herders, will assemble and disassemble a choum (a dwelling of nomads, reindeer herders; it is similar to a tepee) and also will study mechanisms of a snowmobile, a quad bike and a Trecol vehicle. They will practice at the autodrome. The agreement on its free use was signed.